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Plant Manager

Dayton, NJ
Leading provider to the cosmetics and personal care industry is seeking a proven Plant Manager to lead operations for their packaging production facility. 

Highly visible opportunity reporting directly to the company President with more than 200 direct reports for a unique and state-of-the-art packaging production facility. 


Key Success Factors:
  • Implement operation strategy to successfully lead teams in safety, on time delivery, and margin/cost improvements.
  • Lead operations across production, QA/QC, Manufacturing, Manufacturing Engineering, Supply Chain functions, Estimating, Customer Service, local HR/EHS and local Finance.
  • Manage and motivate a diverse workforce and thrive in a challenging environment
    where expertise in strategic high level, conceptual ideas, and detailed tactical considerations
    are required.
  • Ability to contribute cross-functionally in a collaborative environment across the
    entire organization.


Key Qualifications:
  • Minimum of B.S. degree in business, mechanical/chemical engineering, or closely related
  • MBA or other graduate degree preferred
  • 15+ years manufacturing experience with a proven track record of innovation and expertise in leading complex and custom manufacturing environments. Cosmetics and/or packaging experience highly preferred.
  • Experience with consumer products and best-in-class manufacturing and a track record of managing in businesses with highly seasonal, perishable and/or fashion oriented products.
  • Extensive knowledge of contemporary manufacturing and supply chain processes.
  • Fluent in Spanish preferred.

Key Benefits:
  • Competitive compensation and full benefits plan.
  • Bonus Incentive.
  • Significant vertical growth opportunity.
  • Fast-paced, cutting edge entrepreneurial culture and environment.
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