Michigan, Grand Rapids-Muskegon-
Our client, a manufacturing company in Grand Rapids is looking for a Plant Manager to join their team. This position will report to a VP of Operations.
Oversees all production activities across 2 shifts
Insures production, efficiency, shipment and other metrics are achieved
Promotes safety procedures
Leads/Trains subordinate supervisors. Ensures effective employee relations. Provides employee coaching & development.
Works closely with engineering on new product launches and meeting strict deadlines
Implements lean manufacturing procedures
Balances quality, productivity, cost, safety, and morale to achieve positive results in all areas by managing department priorities.
Acts as Hiring Manager for the manufacturing area/product group.
Systemic problem solver, implementing solutions to solve root cause problem
Bachelor s degree in Engineering or related field
10+ years of manufacturing experience
6+ years in a leadership role