Plant Manager Columbus, NE
HUBBARD , an Alltech company, provides a full range of innovative, research-based animal feed and nutrition products. Our customers include meat, milk and egg producers as well as those with specialty and companion animals. Our goal is to provide customers with products and solutions that will improve their profitability and competitive advantage, while reducing risk and simplifying their lives. We are currently seeking experienced Plant Manager candidates for our Columbus, NE facility. This position reports to the Senior Operations Manager and will manage the day to day operations of this location.
The Plant Manager is accountable for all production related activities within the facility (safety, P&L, product quality, staff training/development, LEAN, etc). Either directly or through assigned staff, this position ensures the manufacture, warehousing and delivery or pick up of product within established quality guidelines, customer expectations and regulatory requirements. This position actively leads and supports our safety program, lean initiatives and other strategic goals and has P&L responsibilities, including the development of the annual budget and capital expenditures plans for the location. This mill is a complete line feed mill (primarily bulk) with three shifts and significant computer applications.
The qualified applicant will possess a college degree or equivalent experience, will have 2 or more years of progressive experience in managing a feed mill, will be skilled in motivating staff through good communication and leadership skills, will have solid computer skills and experience in a LEAN manufacturing environment. Ability to communicate effectively with a large dealer base, sales managers and sales staff is required.
Alltech provides competitive pay and bonus potential for this position. Our benefit programs include a choice of health and dental plans, vision plan, 401k with a generous company match, life/AD&D insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, paid holidays and vacation!
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, or veteran status.