Production Manager

Production Manager

Our client, a leading producer of high calcium and dolomitic quicklime, hydrated lime, special grade limestone, and crushed limestone aggregates, has an immediate opening for a Production Manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Provide leadership to ensure all company safety rules and regulations in accordance with regulatory agencies are observed by employees. This includes planning the necessary resources in manpower and budgeting to accomplish site safety goals and administer safety initiatives.
  • Ensure quality of product during process and adjust production plans to meet customer requirements
  • Ensure the execution of the daily production plan. Explains significant variances from the plan and provides leadership for improvements within the operations groups
  • Oversee necessary arrangements to keep plant running during breakdowns
  • Experience in mining and/or heavy manufacturing industry
  • Demonstrated ability to assess organizational and people issues, provide coaching and mentoring, and deliver solutions that improve facility performance skills
  • Possess skills in system, project and people management and oversee various actives while motivating and guiding others to accomplish common goal
  • Demonstrate conceptual thinking, with the skill to see the big picture and understanding the wider knowledge in context with the organization’s strategy
  • Organization and facilitation skills; planning and organizing, problem solving, analytical, decision making, multi-tasking
  • Provide technical and tactical support to the Maintenance Team, Engineer and Production Supervisors

REQUIREMENTS

  • Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering, Mining, Business or related field
  • 2+ years Manager experience in heavy industrial manufacturing environment; previous experience as department manager or superintendent for larger facilities would also be a fit; industry background in manufacturing related to mining, paper mills, steel plants, refractory, heavy equipment fabrication, stone processing, cement plants, etc. preferred
  • Extensive knowledge and background in operations supply chain business processes, continuous manufacturing and production processes, and working contemporary concepts of continuous improvement and Lean Manufacturing
  • Demonstrable success in cultural 'turn around' a plus
  • Proven in leading operational excellence through applying behavior based management
  • Prior experience demonstrating effective management skills
  • Fluency in spoken and written English

PLEASE APPLY OR FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT LARRY STAUFFER AT larry@specializedcareersearch.com

Date Posted
1/22/2020
Location
USA
Job Id
1587
Industry
Cement & Lime
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