Judge Direct Placement is currently seeking a Plant Director for a consumer goods manufacturing facility in the Baltimore, MD area.
*Direct and manage all plant operations including production, maintenance, engineering, quality, HR, finance/accounting and shipping/receiving.
*Coordinate plant activities through strategic planning with departmental managers to insure the total manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost effective manner
*Develop and control profits plans and budget Implement cost effective systems of control over capital operating expenditures manpower wages and salaries
*Manage capital asset maintenance
*Establish and monitor overall plant performance for production and quality standards
*Control and minimize labor overtime and other operating expenses
*Provide leadership and training to accomplish the company goals and objectives
*Incorporate shop floor organization and plant cleanliness among plant personnel
*Provides direction, development and leadership to Production Supervisor
Qualifications and Education Requirements:
*Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required.
*5+ years' experience as a Plant Manager with full P & L responsibility
*Strong experience with highly automated manufacturing processes
*Strong experience managing capital projects and facility improvements
*Strong knowledge and implementation of Lean Manufacturing (5s/6s)