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Plant Manager

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Job Title: Plant Manager
Location: Greenville, MS, South United States, USA
Company: Nutrien Ag Solutions, Inc
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Business Development/Strategic Management
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Plant Manager, Greenville MS, US
Why work at Nutrien Ag Solutions? Great question!
Safety is a core value at Nutrien Ag Solutions. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.
While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.
In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien Ag Solutions offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.
Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien Ag Solutions is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.
Loveland Products Inc., a division of Nutrien Ag Solutions, offers a complete line of high performance crop input products including seed treatment, plant performance, nutritionals, adjuvant and crop protection products. Loveland Products brings new, unique chemistries to the marketplace to provide innovative solutions to problems across the agricultural and professional non-crop industries.
Job Summary:
Reporting directly to the Sr. Director of Operations, the Plant Manager will be responsible for safe and efficient operation of a strategic manufacturing site located in Mississippi. The location manufactures agricultural chemical products for a fortune 500 company and employs approximately 80 people. The Plant Manager is a thoughtful, driven and disciplined professional who has the experience and capabilities to identify, develop and implement leading practices, develop and mentor plant employees, and deliver on value for the business.
Key Tasks:
  • Lead the safe and efficient manufacturing operation of a batch chemical processing and packaging plant
  • Build upon and continually improve a culture of Safety, Health, and Environmental excellence
  • Develop and lead the improvement strategy for the plant in the operational excellence areas of SHE, Quality, Productivity, People and Community
  • Ensure Key Performance Indicators are developed and in place to measure performance of the improvement strategy
  • Ensure resources are in place to support the execution of the strategy
  • Continually develop plant employees to support operational excellence and discipline
  • 15+ years in chemical manufacturing leadership and 5+ years managing chemical plants;
  • Engineering or Chemistry degree from an accredited university;
  • Firmly grasp process safety management (PSM) practices and principles along with leading employee safety culture to world class performance;
  • Demonstrated competency in managing a reliability/maintenance program that delivers high on-stream time production;
  • Thorough understanding of manufacturing operating cost management and P/L impact to Cost of Goods Sold.
  • Experience managing labor unions;
  • Warehouse operations management and packaging systems;
  • Familiarity with EPA permitting standards and operations expectations;
  • Experience with SAP manufacturing systems;
  • Six Sigma Green Belt is a plus
  • International experience is a plus
Nutrien Ag Solutions, a Nutrien Company, is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate.  This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.
If this sounds like a good match, apply now. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien Ag Solutions policies.
While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
**EOE race/color/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/veteran
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Job Post Date: 02/13/19
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