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Saint-Gobain Operations Manager in Junction City, Kansas

Operations Manager

Position Description

Job Summary

In complete alignment with the Company's Vision, Mission Statement and Values and under the direction of the Plant Manager, this position is directly responsible for supervising the production and warehousing activities of the Junction City Finishing plant. Using World Class Manufacturing (WCM) applications and processes, the Operations Manager will assure compliance with Environmental, Health & Safety (EH&S) directives, continuous efficiency improvements while providing internal and external customers preferred service and quality. This individual will directly and indirectly supervise 10 to 15 employees.

Required Qualifications

• Enforces safety rules and policies, so that employees, contractors and visitors achieve a target of zero accidents. • Ensure annual and monthly safety checks are completed and records retained for audit purposes. • Monitors quality systems to assure all products are shipped within targeted specifications. • Interacts with direct and indirect reports, Supply Chain and Customer service to assure preferred service. • Responsible for managing and performing the maintenance of the equipment and facility buildings. • Recruits and develops a competent labor force. • Thorough understanding of production specifications and equipment functional operations. • Manages schedules for all joint tape lines. • Assure systems are in place to maintain all equipment in the plant to meet benchmark targets and environmental standards. • Must meet cost budgets, through the efficient use of all resources. • Must assure plant compliance with company internal control standards. • Other duties to maintain and improve plant performance standards, corporate projects and training assignments. • Will assist in the Plant’s development of the yearly master business plan. • Assist in competitive product testing and be involved with field sales calls as needed. • Manage the acquiring and maintaining of plant licenses and permits. • Must be able to handle the daily activities of the Plant, when the Plant Manager is not on site.

Additional Description

BA or BS degree in either Engineering or Business, (or relevant manufacturing experience with essentially the same responsibilities as outlined in this job description.) Leadership and team building skills. Must have hands-on general maintenance and equipment troubleshooting skills. Safe, methodical analysis of machine problems is required, followed by a drive to continuously improve. Excellent communication, organization and problem solving skills are also required. Knowledge of computer software: Microsoft Office, SAP database management. Familiar with PLC’s.

Company Summary

For more than 115 years, CertainTeed, has helped shape the building products industry. As a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed continues to be a leading manufacturer and a leader in sustainable building products. At CertainTeed, our employees have pride in belonging to a worldwide diverse organization who empowers us on the values of: Trust, Empowerment, & Collaboration. Come make your mark with us and our purpose of making the world a better home.

Legal Statement

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

Operations Manager

Location: Junction City, Kansas

Posting Date: 03/24/2022

Job Code: USA01026

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