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Willow Island, WV, US

Category:  Manufacturing & Engineering Jobs

Production Manager

At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world around you. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products; from interior coatings for airplanes and scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones, to corrosion protection for cars, and even printing inks for glossy magazines. We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world's leading industrial coatings resins company.

Position overview

As Production Manager, you will provide engaging leadership and guidance to all production employees ensuring that all production operations and administrative activities are efficient, safe and adhere to the company’s safety, health, environmental, quality and productivity standards. Furthermore you will ensure that plant operates within permitted condition. You will be in charge to serve the customer according to our service agreements.

  • Test and monitor all plant processes
  • Remain in compliance with facility policies and procedures regarding environmental, health and safety and gowernmental laws
  • Prepare, analyze and issue production and performance reports
  • Support the yearly planning and implementation of investment projects
  • Oversee the Engineering/Maintenance Section of the plant
  • Control plant budget
  • Drive the spirit of continuous improvement to achieve manufacturing standards, using Lean tools, 5 S, Management of Change (MOC)
  • Deliver production plan, develop capacity and resource plans to ensure flexibility and agility to short term challenges
  • Explore growth potentials and pursue new business opportunities in close cooperation with marketing and sales
  • Lead, motivate and develop organization in line with company policies
  • Give professional, proactive support to direct subordinates
  • Manage personnel resource planning and develop succession plan for site key roles in cooperation with HR
  • Manage performance of individuals/all plant staff 
Required skills and experience
  • Must have managed operational teams, 5 to 10 years – progressive Manufacturing Leadership Experience
  • Must have a vested interest for chemical processes
  • A demonstrated record of excellent people management, change management, strategic thinking, planning and organizing, decision making, risk taking, and communication skills
  • Effective Decision Making
  • Change Management Leadership
  • Excellent Interpersonal and Communication Skills and listening Skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strategic Planning
  • Thorough knowledge of chemical processes
  • Project Management Ability
  • Problem solving skills
  • Strong Leadership skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Flexible personality with innovative mind
  • Accountability
  • Team-player
  • Bachelor’s Degree Chemical Engineering or other technical field
We offer
  • Safe working environment 
  • Competitive salary with great benefits
  • Health insurance 
  • Professional development opportunities 
  • Friendly and professional atmosphere 
Equal Employment Opportunity

allnex is an equal opportunity employer. All applications will be given equal consideration, regardless of race, sex, age, color, national origin, marital status, religion, disability, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other status or class that is protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Any answers to questions on this Application will not be used to discriminate against any applicant. If you have a concern in this area, please notify the Human Resources Department.


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