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135,000 – 140,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 11/25/22

Job Description

Job description:

Plant Manager
Reports to: President

Job Summary
Manage hands on overall plant operations including safety, quality, production and cost.

Professionalism of associates and support of company and corporate goals.

Essential Job Responsibilities

Oversee operations to ensure safety, which includes leading monthly safety committee.
Develop plans that help operations run smoothly.

Manage production daily and future changes.

Oversee creation of yearly budgets capital and expense.

Collect and review data to reduce inefficiencies and waste.
Evaluate employees and give suggestions for improvement.

Oversee work schedules to ensure coverage.

Oversee the consistent application of company rules, policies, procedures, training,

Track the completion of activity plans, analyze the results against goals for further improvement
Develop and implement Improvement Plans & Programs to reduce cost, scrap and downtime

Support reporting requirements for such programs IATF
Perform job performance evaluations and provide appropriate support and advise as necessary for improvement

Provide overall direction, necessary resources and support for production activity

Ensure the accomplishment, company KPI business plans and management goals & objectives are made
Ability to work overtime and/or weekends based on business need.
Maintain attendance per policy

Ability to work in a team environment.
Support of hiring open positions to maintain the company organization.

Additional Job Responsibilities
Perform associate counselings at final warning level and terminations as

Create and maintain a positive relationship with both internal and external
customers, and suppliers relevant to business to improve products,
cost and/or services

Travel as needed for company business

Utilize all avenues of communication across all levels such as shift
meetings, bulletin boards, start-up meetingsto keep associates informed

Participate in the hiring process for relevant positions as needed

Perform other tasks timely according to the requests of company officers


Job Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. The qualifications listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to do the essential functions of the Plant Manager position.

Bachelor degree preferred but will consider equivalent work experience.

Must have related experience in the production aspect (as stated above) of the automobile industry. Related certifications or classes are a plus.


Previous work experience, at least five (5) years, in automotive related production areas with related responsibilities. Must have previous managerial and supervisory experience.


Ability to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively use computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Power Point. Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, decimals and percentages.


Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving concrete variables in standardized situations.

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Tier one automotive supplier with excellent benefits including free healthcare and prescriptions onsite for employees and dependents. Company car allowance paid monthly.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 135000

Salary Max : 140000

Currency Type : US Dollars

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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