Job Requisition ID: 17573
Job Type: Manufacturing and Production
Work Time: Regular
State: California (US-CA)
Postal/Zip Code: 93637
Job Description Summary
Oldcastle’s Precast division is looking for a dynamic, forward-thinking Plant Manager to apply and drive operational excellence efforts at a new facility in Madera, CA. Oldcastle has acquired licensing rights to manufacture and distribute a new product line and this individual will help strategically lead integration initiatives into the Oldcastle family.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include, but are not limited to the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Manages Manufacturing Manager, Quality Manager, Human Resources Manager, Inventory Control Specialist, Office Administrator, Project Engineer and Traffic/Shipping Receiving Supervisor.
Responsible for making recommendations on productivity improvement, quality and waste reduction
Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units.
Carries out managerial responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.
Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring decisions, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Minimum of 4 years management experience within production, equipment, maintenance and or/quality control. Previous precast experience is not required.
Knowledge and experience in implementing process improvement, lean/six sigma manufacturing philosophies.
Established management experience on large projects in the construction industry strongly preferred.
Ability to influence and communicate well with all levels of the organization, including senior leadership
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university or related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
What Oldcastle offers you
Highly competitive pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefit programs
Group retirement savings program
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
About Oldcastle Building Products
Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
One of our employees says it best…
“Over 27 years, Oldcastle has always provided me with growth opportunities." – Gary
Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!
Oldcastle Precast is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer
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