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Cargo Plant Manager

Location: Near Omaha, NE, IA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $50,000.00 - $55,000.00
Degree: Associate;
Date: 8/20/2014
Job ID: 02066641
Job Description
This position is a hands-on leader with floor experience.   Executives and VP’s need not apply!
The Cargo Plant Manager will assist the GM in overseeing a non-union, growing manufacturing plant. It’s a lot of production, working with metals, paint, etc. BIG on safety, OSHA, and environmental concerns.

We require a strong communicator who can connect with and motivate the people on the floor.  The majority of time will be on the floor leading a transition to the next level of performance in the plant.  Two supervisors report to this position.
  • Assist the GM in the hiring, development and management of plant personnel
  • Assist GM in educating/training plant associates, HR, industrial engineering, product development, safety, production enhancements and profitability
  • Associate Degree
  • Manufacturing experience a must
  • Possess Skills in All Facets of Manufacturing Plant Management
  • Managing an operation in excess of $30 million
  • Looking for experience/exposure with these and more -- Lean Manufacturing, 5S, JIT, TQC, etc.
  • 3 years front line supervision in a manufacturing environment – assembly is a definite plus
  • 1 year experience in an increased role in manufacturing – superintendent, manager, coordinator, a level above supervisor.
  • People skills – able to handle confrontation, establish expectations and hold people accountable.
  • Experience with operating plans and budgets on a departmental level.
  • Proficient MS Office and email
  • Energetic Personality
  • Ability to Multi-Task
  • Hands-On Management Style
  • Results Oriented Mentality
  • 10 years manufacturing experience.
  • BS degree highly desired [but not required]
  • 3 years of experience in a production / department manager position in manufacturing.
  • Lean manufacturing experience at the floor level
  • Extensive floor savvy – be able to solve problems on the spot.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong planning skills
EOE ** Sorry, VISA sponsorship is not available with this client.