Producton Manager - Batch Chemicals - Newark, Delaware United States - 20207

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Job #: 20207
Title: Producton Manager - Batch Chemicals
Job Location: Newark, Delaware - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Other Compensation: plus a small bonus
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Production Manager/ Manufacturing Manger – Batch Chemical Plant (Delaware)

Why this might be a great opportunity?

You’ll be positioned to succeed as you step into a well-established chemical manufacturing plant.

  • They are investing in this site!  This global chemical company recently completed a major expansion project on this site.
  • Expect career stability here; products are sold into a diversity of industry segments such that when one segment is down, they focus on chemicals for other business segments.
  • They values safety and sustainability; i.e. OSHA VPP Star rated plant with Green Energy based power.


The Manufacturing Manager/ Production Manager has responsibility for ensuring that all expected measurements of performance (KPIs) are met for various areas of plant operations, including production, quality, safety, environmental, and variable cost budget.


  • Managing Shift Supervisors and operations personnel
  • Conduct performance reviews
  • Manages a complex production schedule to ensure production plan targets meet on-time delivery to customers.
  • Reducing operations costs while insuring quality standards are met
  • Drive 5S and continuous improvement
  • Support a VPP safety culture 
  • Drive continuous OEE and productive improvement tools through work with technical  team
  • Assure all production policies and procedures (SOP’s) are followed.
  • Plant Safety and Environmental concerns: OSHA Regulations; EHS standards, Environmental permitting and Community Relations.
  • Interacts with the company Senior Management Team, Maintenance and Plant Operations


Applicant profile request…

We are searching for a Production Manager or Shift Supervisor from a batch chemical manufacturing plant that operates under the OSHA PSM regulations in a site that tracks performance metrics (KPIs).

  • BS Chemical or other technical degree 
  • 5 years minimum operations or production experience in a specialty chemical plant
  • Supervision of an operating team;  Union experience preferred
  • Familiarity with Quality, PSM, and EHS standards in a batch chemical plant

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree