The General Manager is responsible for the effective planning, directing and coordination of all functions for Operations, Plant Services (Maintenance and Facilities), Supply Chain, Human Resources, Finance, and Sales.
Lead and motivate the staff to assure the timely delivery of quality products to our customers while maximizing the profitability of the plant operations
Full P&L responsibilities for Sales, Manufacturing Operations, Process and Product Engineering, Quality Control, Production Control, Maintenance, Human Resources
Provide direction, leadership and technical expertise to the plant to maximize operating efficiency
Encourage a continuous improvement culture where operational efficiencies are constantly evolving
Monitor and review performance of direct reports, and provide prompt and objective coaching, mentoring and counseling. Resolve performance, job satisfaction, and interpersonal issues, balancing employee and department needs
Provides strategic leadership to ensure lean manufacturing principles
Establish performance targets and develop and lead team(s) to achieve these targets
Monitor the flow of production and develop strategies to improve quality and overall flow
Research and implement technologies to ensure production and product quality improvement
Manage and further develop internal training programs to accomplish the company goals and objectives
Responsible for recommending and implementing capital requirements, new manufacturing operations and methods, special projects or programs designed to increase productivity, reduce costs or improve quality
Report financials on a quarterly basis to the Division President
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Business required
5+ plus years’ experience as a General Manager or BU Manager
Will consider a strong Plant Manager with extensive experience related to this position
Must come from either a heavy industrial manufacturing or oil & gas industry
Experience running a manufacturing facility with full P&L responsibility
Comprehensive understanding of business operations and manufacturing metrics, costing and pricing
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