Akron, OH

Plant Engineering Manager


Work Arrangements: 100% onsite

In this role you will:

  • Work collaboratively with HR and the Consumer Division Engineering team to determine staffing and resource requirements
  • Provide coaching and development to the plant engineering team and oversee their performance management
  • Manage the plant's capital budget, track spending, and provide annual forecast
  • Develop the plant's 5-Year Capital Plan and ensure alignment with company's masterplans
  • Lead the Initiative Management (IM) Pillar for the plant, including implementing IM tools and coaching plant resources
  • Ensure efficient execution of projects, manage project spending, and analyze trends to improve systems
  • Coordinate with R&D for new initiatives and product development
  • Maintain property records, manage permits, and develop facilities master plans
  • Manage facilities department and plant systems team
  • Oversee electrical distribution system and wastewater system compliance
  • Develop and implement plant Business Continuity Plan
  • Ensure compliance with technical safety and environmental requirements
  • Work with Sustainability Leaders to meet sustainability goals
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Plant Manager to support continuous improvement efforts

What we are looking for:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering
  • 7 years of engineering experience
  • 5 years of manufacturing experience
  • Demonstrated capability in leading large and complex teams
  • Strategic leadership experience
  • Capital project management experience
  • People management experience
  • Profit and Loss or Cost Center experience
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule
  • Experience in process/manufacturing equipment, packaging equipment, process controls, electrical and/or controls engineering, facilities engineering, and/or new plant construction and start-up

Additional skills and experience that we think would make someone successful in this role:

  • Food or Beverage industry experience strongly preferred
  • Demonstrated experience in building a high-performance work culture and systems
  • Attention to detail and ability to communicate effectively across disciplines and levels

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