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  • Sector: Manufacturing
  • Function: Plant Manager
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  • Expiry Date: 07 October 2021
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2161891_1631047308

Job Number: 2161891

Plant Manager

Growing Sonoma County Food Manufacturer

Compensation: Base DOE plus bonus and benefits

Location: Sonoma County Locations

Responsibilities of Plant Manager:

  • Oversee the daily operations of the production facilities, monitor and control inventory levels, forecast sales and balance daily workloads, and schedule production & necessary personnel for daily production needs.
  • Must ensure consistent quality of food products through the management of production employees while executing all company standards and operating procedures to maximize profitability and ensure achievement of all goals.
  • Daily supervision of production operations teams - leadership, planning, production, and sanitation.
  • Must comply with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), and any/all established company processes.
  • Manage inventory to minimize product shortages, production overages and product losses.
  • Protection of finished goods inventory assets of the company and all inbound and outbound deliveries
  • Ensure robust and effective production, safety, security, and regulatory training programs are maintained.
  • Ensure training and development of leadership team.

Requirements of Plant Manager:

  • 3+ years' experience in a Plant, Operations or Production Management.
  • Previous food industry experience required.
  • Excellent leadership and management skills.
  • Competent in problem solving, team building, planning and decision making.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish a plus.


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