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Plant Manager in West Chicago, IL at OSI Group

Date Posted: 5/17/2018

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Job Description


Responsible for achieving the plant’s objectives in efficiency, quality, safety, and profitability through subordinate managers across all functional areas.


(i.e., Policies, procedures, goals, etc. for which you are responsible.)

  • Direct the development of strategic operating plans, succession plans, budgets, etc. to meet organizational objectives and manage subordinate managers to achieve and execute approved plans.
  • Participate in customer meetings (sales, expansion, conflict resolution, etc.) as plant representative for operational expertise and plant capacity and capabilities.  Serve as liaison with customer on operational issues that arise outside of formal meetings.
  • Participate in operational performance standard development activities and manage, through subordinates, the activities designed to implement and meet those standards.
  • Represent the organization and its interests in the community by participating in select events, committees, or programs.
  • Ensure plant compliance with, and adherence to, laws and regulations governing safety, the environment, employment, food safety, and other applicable areas of compliance.  Serve as liaison between the organization and the government agency during audits, investigations, or other contact as applicable.
  • Promote and encourage a safe working environment.
  • Represent the company in collective bargaining activities, including negotiations and grievances, and serve as primary liaison between the union and the company.
  • Ensure, working through subordinates that plant is staffed to meet operational needs and that staff meets performance expectations either through training and development or performance management.
  • Manage direct reports to include selection, salary evaluation, training and development, performance management, and termination.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.