|Title:||Chemical Production Manager|
|Job Location:||Chino, California - United States|
|Salary:||contact recruiter for details|
|Other Compensation:||Relocation will be on a case by case basis. Might be a sign-on bonus. Bonus is 10%.|
|Employer Will Recruit From:||Nationwide|
Great opportunity to join a global chemical industry leader as the plant Production Manager. This role is a part of the site management team with responsibility for all operations and continuous improvements for the 3 shift manufacturing site. Ideal background will include LEAN, Six Sigma, MOC implementation as well as significant involvement with safety and training.
--- Direct the Production/ Operations Team (~25) responsible for delivering quality products on time and meeting customer expectations.
--- Implement production plan/ schedules, monitor in–process quality control, and communicate goals to team.
--- Maintain compliance with SHE, 5S, ISO standards, and regulatory agencies for all production areas.
--- Drive the continuous improvement process / culture throughout manufacturing area by supporting the team in projects and use of other CI base tools.
--- Facilitate KPI meetings. Drives for root cause and action plans to address any identified gaps.
--- Participate in customer or regulatory agency audits on site.
--- Responsible for performance management of functional team members including training, overseeing the workflow, appraising team performance, rewarding and managing performance of employees, and addressing employee relations issues.
--- Provide coaching, training, and accountability for production team in adhering to all policies, procedures, and safety guided by principles of Life Saving Rules and associated policies.
--- Participate in timely investigations and implementation of corrective and preventative action related plan for production areas. Support and follow the policy of reporting incidents, near misses and improvement possibilities.
--- Manage and control Risk Assessment Permit to Work (RAPW) within the production area.
--- Work with maintenance teams to identify repairs and preventative maintenance needs. Provides prioritization to scheduled maintenance work in the production area.
--- BS Chemical Engineering degree with 5+ years experience in Production Management for specialty chemicals, nutraceuticals, API, or food ingredient plant sites.
--- Solid leadership experience in managing people and handling multiple functions in chemical production operating units.
--- Proven success in leading LEAN, Six Sigma methodology in manufacturing plants
--- Demonstrated knowledge / experience in meeting OSHA, ISO, cGMP, ICH, FDA, HACCP regulations and standards.
--- Ability to work in the USA without sponsorship, now or in the future
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree