Plant Manager

Idaho Pacific Corporation | Ririe, ID, United States

Posted Date 5/08/2022

Plant Manager

Full-time, permanent and rare opportunity in southeast Idaho! We seek a dynamic Manager adept at producing high-quality products and developing high-quality people!

The Plant Manager is responsible for the overall operations and management of a 24/7 Food Manufacturing facility. Major responsibilities include managing directly and through direct reports: production, quality control, maintenance, environmental compliance, inventory, employee relations, shipping, receiving, packaging, sanitation, product and personnel safety, capital projects, staffing and planning & budgeting. Direct supervision of the Raw Procurement Manager, Quality Assurance Manager, Maintenance Manager, Shift Managers, and Sanitation Supervisor. The Plant Manager will work closely with H. R., Quality Assurance, Operations and Sales Department to accomplish improvements, goals, and objectives, and to implement and enforce polices, programs and procedures.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Preferred: 5 years directly relatable experience (manufacturing or food manufacturing experience preferred) that includes budgeting, maintenance, production, sanitation, safety, environmental compliance, packaging, shipping/receiving, procurement, and personnel management (staffing, supervision, employee relations).
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English. Bilingual in English/Spanish helpful but not required.
  • Proven ability to effectively lead and direct a management team.
  • Computer proficiency, including MS Word, Outlook, Excel, or similar spreadsheet software. Knowledge of ERP systems and some payroll & time and attendance functions.
  • Experience overseeing successful safety programs and creating a culture of safety that results in superior safety records.
  • Knowledge of food production equipment and machinery. Mechanical aptitude very helpful.
  • Ability to use active listening, critical thinking, decision making and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to manage own time and the time of others effectively and efficiently.
  • Must be dependable, and self-motivated. Ability to work professionally while under pressure.
  • Attention to detail; willingness to address problems and aggressively work towards discovering the root cause and finding solutions.
  • Must have the ability to manage 'on the floor' of all areas of the plant facility.
  • Bachelor's degree in Management, Industrial relations, food science, food manufacturing, or related. 5 to 10 years of extensive and progressive manufacturing experience in a related industry may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Ability to delegate and assign duties among employees; administer established policies and procedures within the plant environment.

This opportunity is located in southeast Idaho, near Yellowstone NP, Jackson, WY, and lots of outdoor recreational opportunities! Full-time, year-round, permanent opportunity that includes a benefits package (medical/dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, company-sponsored health savings account, retirement savings, paid holidays, paid time off), and More! 

Qualified candidates - APPLY TODAY! Idaho Pacific is proud to be an EO/M/F/Disabled/V Employer, E-Verify participant, and Drug-free workplace!

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