Plant Manager

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Cookeville, TN 38501

Years Experience



Automotive - Motor Vehicles - Parts


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Large Multi-Billion Dollar International manufacturing company located in the Cookeville, TN area is looking for a Plant Manager that can effectively organize, lead and manage all functional elements of the facility.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities of Position:
  • Full plant P&L (profit & loss) responsibility including strategy, policies, processes, practices, systems
  • Provide leadership and management of plant people, processes, and products including, but not limited to:
  • manufacturing and/or assembly operations
  • sales; finance (operating budget, cost controls, capital management, AP/AR etc.)
  • supply chain management (procurement/distribution)
  • environmental/occupational health & safety
  • continuous improvement (cost, quality, productivity, operational excellence)
  • metrics and reporting
  • program management & product launches
  • facilities and equipment, and engineering
  • Establish credibility (through Lean knowledge, business acumen, and plant-specific knowledge) with Business Unit and other executive leadership to influence basic strategy and effective inclusion of long-range improvements to Business Unit plans
Minimum Qualifications of Position:
  • Bachelor Degree
  • 8+ years of leadership experience in a manufacturing environment which supports Lean / Toyota Production System principles
  • Proven record of success driving TPS enterprise wide and with high growth including multiple product launches.
  • Working knowledge of lean manufacturing, lean deployment, six sigma and world class manufacturing systems
  • In-depth, hands-on knowledge of Toyota Production System principles and processes, including Kaizen events, Hoshin Planning, visual controls, kan ban, set-up reduction, process mapping and MBF tools. TPS training must have been received from a recognized source


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