Houston manufacturing recruiting agency seeks a Plant Manager.

Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, technology, operations and technical sales & marketing recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Plant Manager. The Plant Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing the manufacturing and maintenance operations.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage approximately 125 employees
  • Maintain quality throughout the plant as well as monitoring labor costs
  • Establish group and individual accountability and management practices throughout assigned areas of the plant
  • Two shift managers, a QC Manager, a Maintenance Manager and a Purchasing Agent report to this position
  • Report to the CEO
  • Improve manpower utilization within operations and processes
  • Schedule stability that allows for maximum return on efficiency
  • Assure attainment of business goals and objectives while insuring product specification that will exceed our customers’ expectations

 Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • 10+ years of experience in a plant management role
  • Strong communication skills and ability to drive a plant setting
  • 4 years of experience (and familiarity) with managing high quality output driven by attainment of financial goals expressed in labor and other costs

Preferences:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering
  • Experience in plastics, thermoforming, vacuum forming, and composite plastics