Plastic Executive Recruiters


SALARY:  $80,000 – $140,000

We are looking for an experience Production Manager with extensive experience in plastics extrusion.

The Production Manager will assume responsibility for all departments operations,
ensuring that safety, productivity, staffing, utilization, scrap are all at appropriate

In conjunction with company Executives and key managers, the VP of Operations will
establish budgets and strategic plans to accomplish corporate objectives for growth
and profitability.

The Production Manager will establish metrics for key areas of measurement and
hold teams accountable to achieve or exceed these goals.

Implement Lean Manufacturing and drive continuous improvement as a way of life in
the operations, including constantly improving metrics in key areas.

Manage the P&L, driving all operations to meet or exceed budgets and strategic


BS degree is preferred, but will consider all candidates with extremely strong
knowledge of extrusion processing and operations

10 years of experience in Manufacturing Operations in a high volume manufacturing
operation (Plant Manager, Production Manager, Production Manager)

8 years of hands-on experience in extrusion with an in-depth knowledge of this market, and strong knowledge of tooling, materials, and processes that represent the state of the art. Larger part molding in automotive is preferred.

Strong, metric-driven personality and methodology, and must drive the business for continual improvement of key metrics.

Strong financial knowledge with strong budgeting skills, Proven P&L experience, and strong Strategic Planning experience.

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