Plant Operations Manager
Job Code (6056)
Location: Schaumburg, IL
Salary: $105,000.00 - $120,000.00
Full Benefits: Yes
Interview Exp: Yes
Relo Exp: Yes
Candidates must have Union experience
Must have experience with program New Launches, TS16949 & ISO.
Automotive Components, interior, exterior, engine, etc…
Plant Operations Manager Summary:
The Operations Manager directs all production activities within the manufacturing facility. They will lead the day-to-day activities within the plant and ensure that production schedules, products, and deliveries meet the customers quality standards at minimum costs.
Plant Operations Manager Responsibilities:
•Directs and supervises Production Supervisors, Shift Superintendent and all plant operations team members to ensure correct, accurate and timely completion of production and delivery schedules.
•Responsible for the objectives necessary to meet production, quality and plant safety standards.
•Constantly monitors processes to assure the objectives are met and timetables are kept.
•Works with support personnel to assure that materials, quality, accounting, and personnel needs will be met in order to avoid interruption of production.
•Responsible for meeting established goals.
•Evaluates production requirements and determines production schedules.
•Responsible for identification, implementation and verification of continuous improvement opportunities.
•Follows work-in-process to assure work is proceeding satisfactorily.
•Studies, institutes and maintains efficient and safe work practice procedures and facilities.
•Keeps abreast of safety requirements and new developments in order to maintain an injury free, highly efficient plant operation.
•Improves the abilities, skills and knowledge of production personnel through appropriate instruction and training.
•Assures strict compliance with all quality control standards by maintaining a current and complete acquaintance with quality.
•Jointly establishes individual objectives through analysis of, and familiarity with, each individual’s job functions.
•Understanding and participating in HSE&E practices, which are applicable to their job function.
•Reporting accidents, occupational illnesses, and HSE&E emergencies.
•Ensures compliance with all safety procedures and ensures safe working procedures in assigned production areas.
•Follows safety regulations and enforces compliance with company safety rules and regulations.
Education & Experience: •Bachelor's Degree required.
•Manufacturing experience including several years of supervisory experience.
•Experience with TS/ISO requirements.
•Effectively and professionally communicate.
•Solid understanding of Continuous Improvement and Lean Manufacturing methodologies and proven track record of implementation.
•Strong interpersonal skills and decision making ability.
•Ability to motivate a team environment, help drive results, and delegate authority to subordinate personnel.
•Ability to handle multiple tasks effectively.
•New Program Launch experience required.
•Experience working with Unions is required.