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Plant Manager - Chemical Manufacturing

William H Hunter Recruiting New Brunswick, NJ

  • Expired: 23 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Chemical Manufacturing company is seeking a dynamic Plant Manager to be responsible for all aspects of the plant operations, including production, maintenance, shipping and receiving, and quality control. Additional responsibilities include plant optimization to ensure maximum production output and quality. The Plant manager oversees all plant operations and production by working directly with and providing leadership to supervisors in all departments. This is a great opportunity for an experienced professional looking to contribute to the accelerated growth of our successful company.


Responsibilities include:


Plant Management:



Leader of the plant operations team, safety practices, automated plant equipment and a strong understanding of chemical packing, shipping and storage.

Analyze and implements operational metrics to drive improved performance in all areas of the plan.t

Drive continuous improvement in quality, yield, reliability cost, process stability / capability, and productivity.

Work with Engineering to manage the implementation of automation projects from concept development to launch.

Ensure all plant operations comply with safety and quality standards.

Develop and train on performance standards and Standard Operating Procedures for all plant processes.

Establish and maintains effective relationships with the many support groups within the Corporation.

Responsible for the performance management of all employees.

Develop direct reports through teamwork, coaching and innovation.

Responsible for cost control and efficiency initiatives relating to the plant operations.

Maintain existing plant facilities and equipment, replacing or requesting adjustments to plant facilities and equipment when necessary.

Responsible for plant security and responding to after hours calls when necessary.

Work overtime and weekends to lead the team, when required.

Communicate with management team and other departments to keep them informed and resolve issues.

Promote company vision, mission, and values with employees, outside vendors, and customers.

Establish policies and procedures required to ensure plant safety and cleanliness.

Participate in maintenance planning and scheduling of projects.

Perform other related duties as assigned.


Supervisory Responsibilities:



This position has direct supervisory responsibilities and is required to influence and lead cross functional Project teams.





1.  Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering.  Master’s Degree preferred.

2.  10 or more years of chemical plant operations management experience.

3.  5 or more years of Lean Six Sigma experience.


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