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Area Plant Manager

  • Salary: US$120000 - US$140000 per annum + 20% bonus, standard benefits package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 17 days ago

  • Sector: Tier 1, Tier 2, OEM
  • Function: Plant Manager
  • Contact: Rachael Phillips
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  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 02 October 2021
  • Job Ref: 29079/001_1630595484

Position: Area Plant Manager

Industry: Automotive, Tier 1 Supplier

Louisville, KY

Salary $130k & 20% bonus (neg)


To lead and manage the plant's operations within the manufacturing facility, achieving production targets alongside implementing strategies to decrease the bottom line. Within this role safety processes and procedural standards will be a primary focus, whilst implementing the LEAN Manufacturing principles.

  • Establish and implement plant's strategic goals and objectives

  • Create streamlined processes for production productivity

  • Ensure compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, Regulations, and the Company health and safety roles and responsibilities.

  • Implement new financial strategies for plant's performance

  • Analyze and report on the plant's daily, monthly and annual key performance indicators and industry trends

  • Collaborate and meet with other departments to resolve issues between business units and departments.


  • Mid-career 8-15 years' experience

  • Knowledge and experience implementing the LEAN manufacturing principles

  • Management experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Experience identifying and creating efficient processes within Labour capabilities

  • Cultivate and lead with company values

  • Pre-empt obstacles and challenges within the plant

  • Proven track record of creating cost-effective solutions

Our client are looking to hire urgently, so please feel free to contact myself if you feel you're a good fit. If you know someone please do get in touch, as we offer a $1000 referral program for a successful candidate.