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Plant Manager – Baton Rouge, LA


• The Plant Manager will continually optimize plant operations to maximize the Efficiency and On-Stream-Time of the manufacturing equipment. Monitor and address daily production and quality metrics.
• In conjunction with the EHS department, drive EHS excellence in the plant.
• Develop and maintain standard operating procedures that meet ISO9001 and PSM requirements.
• Minimize/eliminate out of specification production by ensuring equipment is maintained in the condition that is required.
• The Plant Manager will conduct thorough non-conforming product and customer complaint investigations necessary to identify root causes. Drive effective corrective/preventive actions to eliminate quality issues.
• Investigate/identify causes of product waste in order to minimize generation
• Apply troubleshooting/problem solving techniques and resources, as required, to quickly respond to operational issues.
• Collaborate with Maintenance and Engineering, as needed, to address production bottlenecks and equipment issues.
• Train the salaried and hourly staff, as appropriate, on technical matters.
• Relocation provided.


• BS degree in Chemical Engineering.
• 10 years of leadership experience in chemical plant operations. At least 5 years as a Plant Manager.
• Highly hazardous chemical manufacturing experience is required.
• Experience in PSM, environmental and other regulatory requirements.
• Plant design, construction, and commissioning experience is a plus.
• Demonstrated commitment to continual improvement.
• Comfortable in fast-paced, collaborative Operations department.
• Demonstrated ability to make timely decisions.
• Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. and have a stable work history. Sponsorship is not available.


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