Plant Manager

Location: Sylacauga AL Posted Date: March 21, 2020
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Employer Job Id: REQ-03008 Careermine Job Id: 1839139
The Company Imerys is a world leader in creating specialty solutions that improve everyday life through minerals. Our success is built on our people, and creating an environment where our 17,800 employees around the globe can thrive. We passionately believe that our teams are at their best when they have the opportunity to learn, collaborate and find new ways to solve our customers' challenges, no matter what part of the business they are in.
We can offer you a variety of work and real opportunities to make an impact and be part of our evolution. If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position Plant Manager

Job Summary
JOB  SUMMARY:

In this highly visible and influential role, the Plant Manager will champion Imerys' efforts to revolutionize IMERYS' production capabilities, located in one of the world's largest marble quarries. 

 KEY TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Immediately add value by quickly establishing relationships across the company and leveraging their experience to drive focused change and to enhance production capabilities, and talent management.
  • Lead and grow the Production and Packaging teams in to the future and touch almost every aspect of the sites' operations from safety and compliance to production capability and performance.
  • Architect solutions that drive continuous improvement across the production and packaging organizations.
  • Coordinate plant activities through planning with Circuit Managers, Packaging Manager and Supervisors to ensure the total manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Work with Engineering & Reliability Manager to ensure up-time and productivity of production and packaging circuits
  • Establish and ensure achievement of KPI targets, including production volumes, cost containment, etc.
  • Investigate new opportunities for decreasing costs and increasing revenue and profitability.
  • Budget and P&L responsibilities for costs related to maintenance & contractors


SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES:
  • Lean Management
  • Financial Knowledge
  • Root Cause Analysis


EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
  • BS in Management, Engineering, Mining or related technical field
  • Minimum 7 progressive experience in a leadership role in a heavy/high volume production environment.
  • Knowledge of and experience in leading continuous improvement teams using six sigma and/or lean principles
  • Knowledge of mining and/or continuous processing operations highly preferred.


IMERYS... Mineral Solutions to create tomorrow's world.  Imerys is a Paris based Global Leader, who transforms minerals into thousands of high valued specialty mineral products essential for our Customers' Products.

IMERYS offers competitive benefits including medical/dental insurance, 401K matching and paid vacation.

IMERYS is an Equal Opportunity Employer F/M/IWD/PV

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Position Type Full time
and
Permanent

Only technical issues will be monitored through the below inbox:

recruiting.support@ imerys.com

PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES OR APPLICATIONS TO THIS EMAIL, AS THEY WILL NOT BE REVIEWED.  

To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered.  

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.