Plant Operations Manager

Clovis, CA 93611

Post Date: 04/02/2018 Job ID: 146.18LR Industry: Laboratory - Industrial Chemicals Pay Rate: 80,000 - 100,000

Plant Operations Manager

The Plant Operations Manager will have the following responsibilities:

*Direct and manage the non-union plant operations for production, maintenance, quality, shipping and receiving

*Implement Microsoft Dynamix ERP system and manage supply chain information – including inventory, warehouse, month end inventory counts and production

*Introduce and improve on workflow efficiencies

*Coordinate plant activities through the planning with departmental managers to insure the total manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost-effective manner

*Implement cost effective systems of control over capital, operating expenditures, manpower, wages, overtime and salaries

*Manages capital asset maintenance and lean and efficient production

*Highly proficient with Office SharePoint 8.  Establish and monitor overall plant performance for production and quality standards

*Control and minimize labor overtime, premium freight and repair expenses

*Maintain existing plant facilities and equipment; replace, or make adjustments to plant facilities and equipment when necessary

*Provide leadership and training to accomplish the company goals and objectives

*Implements and maintains preventative maintenance programs

*Incorporates shop floor organization and plant cleanliness among plant personnel

*Provides direction, development and leadership to production supervisor. 




*BS Chemistry or Chemical Engineering

*Leadership and ability to motivate and lead production team

*”MacGyver” engineering capability and planning flexibility

*Communication proficiency at all levels

*Levelheaded decision making under high demand times

*Proactive problem solving and analysis

*Attention to detail, cleanliness and organizational skills a must

*Financial management experience and ability to implement Microsoft Dynamix AX system

*Mechanically inclined

*Self-starter with the ability to work in a team environment

 **If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Larry Riederer at 815.756.1221 /

 JO:  146.18


Larry Riederer
Market Specialist

I have over 20 years of experience with Chemical Personnel Search (CPS) . All we do is recruit and place people in the chemical industry nationwide. CPS has been recruiting chemists, engineers, sales people and supply chain since 1973. I work with 40 other recruiters. 

I have a wide range of positions and levels.
The following are some of the areas: Polymers, Resins, Coatings, Adhesives, Inks, Composites, Plastics, Lubricants, Personal Care, Skin/Hair Care, Cleaners and Specialty Chemicals.

These can be: Organic/Polymer Synthesis, New Product Development, Analytical/Characterization, Quality Control, Process Development, Materials Science and others. These are from BS to Ph.D. and from Entry Level to Vice-President. 

Specialties: We specialize in placing Chemists, Scientists and Managers in the industrial chemical industry


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