Plant Manager – Lumber – 2316 (Plant Manager – Lumb) Scottsbluff, Nebraska
Position: Plant Manager – Lumber – 2316
Location: Western Nebraska
Relocation cost to paid for the right candidate
MUST HAVE experience as a Plant Mgr in a Lumber company to be considered for this role.
Plant Manager-Manage, direct and coordinate operations of the plant to achieve production objectives in an efficient manner while maintaining a safe working environment
Develop and foster a “safety first” culture. Establish expectations for a safe and clean working environment
Manage production schedule to include shipping schedule/framing schedule/treating schedule
Schedule and conduct plant meetings as necessary
Oversee plant Quality control and Safety
Develop and execute improvement initiatives for quality, cost savings, development of personnel, efficiency etc
Develop and maintain well trained motivated staff at adequate levels to meet production needs. Ensure cross training is utilized to prepare for vacations, unexpected vacancies, promotability, etc
Ensure all plant assets are properly managed and maintained
Monitor expenses to keep costs within budget and initiate corrective action procedures to bring costs in line where necessary
Ensure plant operations are consistent with established policies and procedures
Special projects as assigned
Review plant invoices, packing slips, etc for accuracy and approve for payment
Monitor shipping department for accuracy and correct any issues as they arise.
Coach and train yard supervisor to work within established parameters to meet and exceed manufacturing/shipping goals
Consistently work with the office team to establish good & positive communication and ensure coordination of appropriate paperwork flow to keep inventories accurate, billing up to date, credits received etc.
Good communication with the sales staff to ensure maximum capacity of the plant is being utilized and production is meeting customer specs and deadlines on a consistent basis. Ensure corrective action is being taken on all issues pertaining to quality and shipping.
4 year degree preferred.
Plant Manager level experience in the lumber industry or similar.