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HBD Industries, Inc Plant Manager in Chanute, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/11695486

Position Summary


We are currently looking for a Plant Manager to lead our Chanute, KS team. The ideal candidate needs to be highly motivated, results oriented, driven individual responsible for general supervision of all phases of the Chanute KS plant operations, annual budget planning and execution, capital improvements, facility/physical plant up-keep, providing asafe working environment. Support product sales and marketing plan. Works closely with team members to improve productivity and profitability. Safeguard quality and customer satisfaction.


Principle Duties and Responsibilities


• Provide leadership for day-to-day operation of facility


• Review production schedules, monitors scrap rates to find areas for improvement


• Monitors expenses, researches approaches for the reduction of costs while improving the overall workflow, safety, workforce requirements, supply flow, etc.


• Maintain quality and timely shipments to customers


• Work with vendors to ensure quality and timely delivery of supplies to maintain production schedules


• Encourage and promote improved efficiencies and enhance productivity


• Identify, evaluate and select optimal contract manufacturing and services


• Ability to manage conflicting interests of business partners


• Active listener, strong decision-making skills


• Communicate business and plant updates to all employees through a regular cadence


• Lead and support a culture of continuous improvement through employee engagement


Experience and Education Required


• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Operations/Business or other related field


• 5 – 10 years progressive experience in industrial manufacturing


• Demonstrated understanding of the principles and applications associated with manufacturing operations, maintenance and engineering


• Excellent oral and written skills


• Demonstrated ability to motivate, organize, plan and make decisions


• Ability to lead and work with teams.


HBD Industries is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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