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Plant Manager

  • LocationCoconut Creek, FL 33073 - United States
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:2 days ago
  • Job no: 39573
  • Category: Production/Manufacturing

Job Description


Our client, a leading baked goods company, is currently recruiting a Plant Manager who will infuse the Production Team with their talent, energy and leadership skills. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a corporate culture that is known for its innovative and growth-oriented vision. Responsibilities include:


1) Oversee and direct Production Manager, Supervisors, leads, and employees in the plant

2) Train and develop the Production Department to maximize profitability and on-time delivery of high quality products to the customers

3) Review production and operating reports and resolve operational, manufacturing, warehouse, safety and maintenance issues in a timely manner

4) Develop, recommend and implement changes in working conditions to improve employee performance and product quality

5) Resolve worker grievances and submit unsettled grievances to VP of Operations and HR for further action

6) Develop capital equipment justifications for machine tools and process technology to improve quality, cost and cycle times and submit to VP of Operations

7) Participate as an active member of the Management Team

8) Prepare and present data to the Director of Operations on plant performance on a weekly and monthly basis

9) Ensure that managers and supervisors have training tools for training operators in their departments related to plant policies, GMP’s and equipment in the plant

10) Ensure that all departments are reporting on a timely manner

11) Take responsibility for all activities on the site in the absence of senior management

12) Maintain the continuous improvement process that will be developed by the VP of Operations and help implement CI Project teams

13) Ensure that the CI program is working throughout the plant and that all supervisors, operators and leads are participating in such program

14) Work closely with the VP of Operations in areas of the plant to ensure good performance

15) Work closely with department managers as a team to achieve set goals for the plant

16) Review and restart Dispo tool for expediting and inventory control

17) Work closely with the schedule planner and Purchasing team to ensure minimal interruption in production lines

18) Work closely with QA team to resolve any sanitation, product specific, complaints and training of employees

19) Ensure that everyone is following company’s rules, policies and procedures

20) Recommend new ways of working to improve performance and discuss in plant meetings every week to decide course of action

21) Help Production Manager to establish production meeting with operators, leads and supervisor’s

22) Maintain continuity of the daily meetings with managers, supervisors and operators and expand to other shifts

23) Help develop yearly budgets for production on OEE, Waste and labor

24) Oversee food safety requirements pertaining to SQF, GMP and any other legal or legislative rules and regulations

25) Perform other duties as assigned


Critical Requirements


1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field

2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)

3) Recent experience in the baked goods industry is strongly preferred

4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in production management


For the right leader, this is a wonderfully rewarding role with tremendous growth prospects. If you are qualified and think you're a strong fit for this role, please apply ASAP. We thank all applicants, but only candidates who meet our client's criteria will be contacted.


Compensation and Other Details


Base Salary: Highly competitive package, commensurate with experience

  • Published on 25 Nov 2021, 1:11 PM