Holland, Michigan

The Plant Manager Automotive oversees the Holland plant’s operations to ensure that customer requirements are met on time on the plant floor. The primary responsibilities of this role include directing and coordinating activities within the company operation/plant to achieve maximum efficiency and economy of operations while also maximizing profits.


The Plant Manager’s responsibilities include:

  • The Plant Manager is a manufacturing strategist responsible for delivering on financial performance and customer service commitments.
  • Manage key KPI metrics and characteristics to identify operational targets while meeting production, quality, and plant safety standards.
  • Apply Lean, TPS, and trained problem-solving methodologies to influence positive change and continuous improvements.
  • Oversee continuous improvement activities within the plant, ensuring that customer requirements are continually met and proactively working with customers to resolve any issues.
  • Accomplishments must include leading the professional development of operational leaders and ensuring compliance with company safety rules and regulations.

Plant Manager Education & Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree (BS or BA) is required.
  • Recent experience in managing an automobile manufacturing plant is a requirement.
  • A qualified individual has received training or certification in Lean Manufacturing, Toyota Production System, and other problem-solving methodologies.
  • A track record of hiring and developing competent professional staff.
  • A track record of delivering continuous improvement results.
  • A good understanding of profit and loss statements and financial reporting through balance sheets is crucial.
  • A verifiable record of implementing and operating within data-driven or metrics-driven management systems.
  • Familiar with TS-16949 policies and procedures.
  • New Program Launch experience required.
  • Ability to motivate a team environment, help drive results, and delegate authority to subordinate personnel.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks effectively.

Plant Manager Salary

The Plant Manager’s compensation is $170,000.00 to $190,000.00 and includes:

  • Full benefits
  • Relocation Expenses
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Holland, Michigan

Holland, Michigan

The Plant Manager Automotive opportunity is in Holland.

Job Category: Operations Management Automotive
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Holland Michigan

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