Assistant Plant Manager in Greater Landover, MD at Reddy Ice

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Requisition

JR11171

Worker Time Type

Full time

Worker Sub-Type

Regular

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Job Description

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The APM may be called  upon  to support the PM in the following ways:

  • Participates in financial analysis and  planning and tracks P&L metrics.
  • Promotes a performance- driven and continuous-improvement environment for manufacturing operations; fostering innovation and creativity within the plant.
  • Proactively  seeks   ways  to  improve  KPJ's   particularly  decreasing  CPU  (cost  per unit) and maintaining quality, efficiency and customer service.
  • Evaluates manufacturing, production and logistics processes  for  improved  efficiencies  at assigned  plant.
  • Works with the Market Manager to provide insights on process improvement opportunities  for safety, quality, delivery, production and cost reduction; gains approval, develops plans and leads the implementation.
  • Manages all manufacturing and logistics related activities for assigned plant.
  • Oversees production to ensure fulfillment of all customer orders.
  • Ensures on-schedule and on-budget delivery.
  • Assesses plant performance against operating plans and standards ensuring plant  performance meets area goals and exceeds customer requirements.
  • Maintain s the plant's PSM\RMP and HACCP programs.
  • Maintains Preventive Maintenance program and makes updates as needed.
  • Acts as Incident commander/responder in the event of Hazmat leak or spill.
  • Emphasizes safety programs and initiatives and assures the highest standard of safety throughout the plant and distribution centers.
  • Tracks and monitors safety metrics  and communicates these metrics to plant staff.
  • Investigates and reviews accidents and injuries with follow up as necessary ensuring timely and accurate documentation is completed.
  • Manages staffing requirements for increased labor efficiencies to meet plant objectives.
  • Establishes standards of performance including timely and accurate use of the performance management process to evaluate and communicate effectiveness and suggestions for development opportunities.
  • Conducts staff meetings to communicate key information and ensures messages are cascaded down into the organization.
  • Supervises, develops, and coaches supervisors at the plant.
  • Works with management team to support employees on their growth and development and motivates employees to contribute at their full potential.

ESSENTIAL MENTAL FUNCTIONS AND SKILLS

  • Ability to read and interpret documents in English, such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner
  • Ability to work in an unfatigued state
  • Ability to accurately gauge lengths of time and distance
  • Ability to quickly store and recall instructions in one’s short term memory
  • Ability to concentrate and perform tasks involving high levels of cognitive function and judgment
  • Ability to cope with sudden changes in surrounding and/or emergency situations and/or alarms
  • Demonstrate a caring, committed and concerned attitude about safety
  • Possess fast reflexes and unimpaired coordination and ability to rapidly respond to stimuli
  • Not mentally or physically impaired from any cause that can adversely affect ability to safely and competently perform required functions
  • Ability to take prompt and appropriate response to operating conditions

CONTACTS:

Internal:     All department heads along with plant manager

External:    All people incorporating customer relations

OPERATING RESPONSILITIES:

Excellent decision making abilities and judgment are required . Must be able to respond to non­ routine situations with promptness and use of good judgment. This job is diverse and complex due to the number of duties and situations which must be handled.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:

All levels of personnel at the plant

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Location

City:

Landover

State:

Maryland

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