VP of Manufacturing

Location: Tiffin, OH
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $110,000.00 - $145,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 6/8/2018
Job ID: 02597146
Job Description
VP of Manufacturing       
Tiffin, Ohio
Salary up to 145K + bonus potential
Are you a successful plant manager now, ready for the next step in your career?

Do you have a successful background with continuous improvement and plant optimization?
Would you like to oversee multiple manufacturing plants?
Can you bring team members together and develop a strong strategic plan for the future?
This position could be for you!

Successful manufacturer and leader in their industry is seeking a VP of Manufacturing to oversee multiple plants.   The VP of Manufacturing will oversee six direct reports and will report to the COO.  Responsibilities will include the following tasks:
  • Provide support and management to multiple plants throughout North America
  • Plan and direct operations, develop and improve standard operating procedures and assist with troubleshooting manufacturing processes
  • Develop, oversee and analyze the budget and P&L process on a weekly, monthly and annual basis
  • Coach and mentor the plant management staff; improve the ability to collaborate among team members
  • Research and recommend new equipment and processes
  • Review and analyze the sales forecast
  • Establish and implement cohesive and consistent plant policies, procedures, goals and objectives
  • Participate on the Senior Management Team
  • Implement cost effective systems to reduce scrap and increase efficiencies
  • Other tasks as assigned by the COO
Candidates must be able to communicate directly and effectively at all levels, have the ability to coach and mentor their staff, show excellent problem solving and strong leadership skills, as well as being passionate and driven about the role and responsibilities.  THIS POSITION DOES REQUIRE DOMESTIC TRAVEL UP TO 50% OF THE TIME.  This position is eligible for BONUS, 401K, profit sharing, medical benefits, tuition reimbursement, vacation, paid holidays and other employee advantages. 

REQUIREMENTS for the VP of Manufacturing:
1. A bachelor’s degree, ideally in operations or engineering
2. At least five years in a similar lead operations or plant management role
3. Experience working in mass production and/or batch manufacturing environments
4. Experience supervising direct and indirect reports
5. Experience overseeing non-union facilities       
6. A proven track record implementing continuous improvements related to scrap reduction, increasing efficiencies, etc.
7. Project management, including overseeing timelines and budgets
8. A strong mechanical aptitude   
9. Microsoft Office, including MS Excel skills 

Skills preferred but NOT required:
1. P&L experience
2. Experience overseeing multiple plants
3. Lean and/or Six Sigma methodologies
4. MBA

Why work for this organization:
1. The company has experienced extensive growth over the last 5 years
2. The opportunity for 401K, profit sharing and bonus potential
3. Employee perks past benefits
4. Company has added additional sites

Candidates need to be local to the Tiffin, Ohio area. There is not a relocation package at this time. 
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