Plant Manager

Reference Number: 051219alm
Location: Charleston, WV

Charleston, WV 

Our client is a medium sized privately owned mfg company that has experienced consistent growth during their 50 yr history. Last year they grew by 20% and this growth is expected to continue into the foreseeable future. In this role, you’ll report directly to the VP – Operations of the company who reports directly to the company owner. There are very few layers to this organization and you’ll be dealing with a lot less bureaucracy than you’re probably dealing with now. (In other words, you’ll have the chance to actually make decisions and run a plant rather than being dictated to by a large corporate office located overseas).

We’re looking for someone with: 

  • + 10 yrs of manufacturing leadership experience, with at least 5 yrs of Plant Management experience, preferably with experience from a continuous mfg process.
  • A BS degree in engineering or business is preferred. You’ll lead a leadership team of 6 in a plant of 200 union free technicians.
  • Other necessary skill sets include; strong background in Lean Mfg Concepts and implementation, demonstrated positive leadership and team development skills, local work culture knowledge and experience, and union avoidance. 

Salary in the low 6 figures plus performance bonus. Relocation assistance available. Client is not willing to sponsor a US Work Visa.