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Plant Manager

Company: Avancer
Location: Hudsonville
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionRoyal Technologies - Hudsonville MI The Plant Manager is responsible for oversight and coordination of the manufacturing operation. This position requires excellent strategic leadership, organizational and communication skills to effectively lead and develop our diverse team. The Plant Manager works closely with other senior leaders and is responsible for guarding our culture, achieving our profitability goals, and exceeding our customers' expectations.Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership for all assigned manufacturing personnel and support departments
  • Drives strategic goals and objectives to ensure the operation achieves our operational and financial objectives
  • Plans and provides for adequate facilities, manpower and equipment to meet the Royal business plan
  • Responsible for overseeing and fostering our culture as well as helping our team develop and grow
  • Leads the adoption and successful implementation of advanced technologies and best practices to improve efficiency and processes
  • Ensures execution of key performance measures for safety, customer satisfaction, manufacturing quality and cost improvements
  • Collaborates effectively with the launch teams providing manufacturability input and effectively transitioning products from launch to production.
  • Continually identifies, develops and executes new areas for cost savings, working capital efficiency, cash flow management and operational improvements
  • Fosters a culture that promotes and utilizes operational excellence and embraces continually improving
  • Leads the operation to reflect the highest standards of Lean Manufacturing and IATF / ISO complianceRequirements:
    • Bachelor's Degree in engineering, Operations Management or related. Technical slant is preferred
    • 10+ years' experience in manufacturing operational leadership
    • Proven Operational leadership ability leading large teams
    • Lean manufacturing expertise is required
    • Proven critical thinking and problem-solving abilities
    • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills. Ability to effectively network and interface with all levels of the organization.
    • Proven track record of implementing change, driving cost improvements, and increasing efficiencies
    • Automotive experience is a plus

Keywords: Avancer, Grand Rapids , Plant Manager, Executive , Hudsonville, Michigan

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