itec group

Plant Manager

Ingersoll, ON N5C 4B1

Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 8234

Job Description

As a Plant Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing and managing all aspects of plant operations to ensure efficient production and delivery of high-quality products. Your role will involve supervising a team, implementing operational strategies, optimizing processes, and maintaining a safe and productive work environment. The ideal candidate should possess excellent leadership skills, strong technical knowledge, and a proven track record in plant management.


  1. Leadership and Team Management:
    • Lead and supervise a diverse team, including production staff, maintenance personnel, and administrative staff.
    • Foster a positive work culture, promote teamwork, and provide guidance and support to employees.
    • Set performance goals, conduct regular performance evaluations, and provide coaching and development opportunities.

  2. Operations Management:
    • Oversee all plant operations and ensure adherence to production schedules, quality standards, and safety guidelines.
    • Develop and implement strategies to optimize plant efficiency, productivity, and cost-effectiveness.
    • Monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) and implement corrective actions to achieve operational targets.

  3. Production Planning and Control:
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop production plans and schedules to meet customer demands.
    • Coordinate material procurement, inventory management, and logistics to ensure timely and efficient production processes.
    • Identify opportunities for process improvements and implement best practices to enhance productivity and reduce waste.

  4. Quality Assurance:
    • Ensure compliance with quality control standards and procedures to deliver products that meet or exceed customer expectations.
    • Implement quality assurance programs, conduct regular inspections, and address any non-conformities promptly.
    • Foster a culture of continuous improvement and drive initiatives to enhance product quality and customer satisfaction.

  5. Health, Safety, and Environmental Compliance:
    • Promote and enforce a safe working environment by adhering to all relevant health, safety, and environmental regulations.
    • Conduct regular safety audits, risk assessments, and implement corrective actions as necessary.
    • Ensure proper training and awareness programs are in place to educate employees on safety protocols.

  6. Budgeting and Cost Control:
    • Develop and manage annual budgets, monitor expenses, and implement cost-saving measures without compromising quality or safety.
    • Analyze financial reports, identify areas of improvement, and implement strategies to optimize cost efficiency.

Qualifications and Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Manufacturing, Operations Management, or a related field (advanced degree preferred).
  • Proven experience in plant management or a similar leadership role.
  • Strong knowledge of manufacturing processes, quality control, and supply chain management.
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate and inspire teams.
  • Proficient in analyzing data, identifying trends, and making data-driven decisions.
  • Familiarity with health, safety, and environmental regulations.
  • Demonstrated ability to implement process improvements and optimize plant operations.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and the ability to work under pressure.
If you are interested in learning more about the Senior Plant Manager job opportunity please submit your updated resume to

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