Plant Manager

The Plant Manager oversees the production process to ensure efficiency and performance targets are met and production is cost-effective.

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop and execute the yearly manufacturing plan to reach the business objectives related to production volume, cost, quality
  • Oversee day-to-day production schedules, operational and plant activities.
  • Monitor, budget and utilize operational resources, participate in safety program development.
  • Manage the selection, training and development of production staff.
  • Coordinate maintenance and repair of machines to avoid downtime and delays, ensure production process and machinery are in compliance with customer specifications and professional and safety standards.
  • Review engineering recommended process changes to ensure process is appropriate with operating goals.
  • Tracks competencies of subordinates and provides leadership and development as required to achieve the objectives.
  • Establish and maintain a standard of performance for the operation
  • Ensure that the manufacturing principles correlate with the company’s vision and priorities
  • Coordinate, set up and implement operating procedures for all production activities
  • Ensure that deadlines are followed and products are produced on time and are of good quality
  • Conduct performance appraisal for direct reports and ensure improvement with overall quality of product
  • Estimate costs and set the quality standards
  • Assess  manufacturing operations staffing and skill requirements and accordingly develop plans to address needs
  • After establishing manufacturing priorities, allocate the resources
  • Ensure health & safety procedures and environment policies are followed and company guidelines are implemented
  • Monitor, budget and utilize operational resources, participate in safety program development.
  • Comply with all local, state, and federal laws and compliance

Qualifications

Degree in business management, engineering or business administration. At least 5 to 7 years of experience in a manufacturing environment to qualify for the position.

  • Strong organizational and management skills.
  • Excellent leadership skills and promote teamwork.
  • Must be able to follow deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Communication skills a must.
  • Ability to see the big picture while focusing on the process and procedures necessary to produce deliverables.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and accuracy in work product.
  • Ability to meet and establish deadlines.
  • Flexibility and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Intermediate to advanced applications software expertise (Excel).
  • EPICORE Prophet 21 experience is a plus

Compensation/Other

Health Insurance, life insurance, vacation and 401K are available.

TO APPLY : Please visit our office at 491 W Garfield Ave in Coldwater to complete an application or send your resume to: hr@sporttruckusainc.com .

Company Overview

Sport Truck USA Inc. is a leading manufacturer and wholesale supplier of aftermarket lifted and offroad suspension products. These products are developed and sold through 4 divisions – BDS Suspension, Zone Offroad Products, JKS Manufacturing, 4×4 Posi-Lok and RT Pro. Sport Truck USA is a fast-growing company that operates solely out of our Coldwater, MI headquarters. Our company goal is to provide the highest quality products with the best customer service in the industry.

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