Plant Manager - Foods

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Location
Reading, PA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor of Science
Date
Jan 11, 2019
Job ID
2650438
Job Description:
Our client is a rapidly expanding producer of nutraceuticals, cereals, animal food additives, as well as specialty chemicals with multiple sites located throughout the US and abroad. This site in Reading is a food additives plant that has recently undergone a $3mm dollar capital investment making it a state-of-the-art facility with PLC controls and instrumentation. The focus of this position will be to upgrade quality, safety and infrastructure programs, as well as the oversite of the 24/5 production workers, planning the budget, and managing the maintenance staff. This site gets technical support from corporate engineering, as well as SHE and quality departments. The process consists of several unit operations including mixers, blenders, dryers, filtration and bulk packaging. This position offers tremendous opportunity for growth within the company, such as promotion to any of their US sites in NY, MO, NE, OH, SC and LA. Relocation assistance will be provided.

Minimum Requirements:
  • B.S. Degree in any of the sciences such as Chemical, Mechanical, Food/Dairy or Chemistry
  • 10+ years’ experience as a Plant Manager or Production Manager out of a food or pharmaceutical production facility
  • Supervision of 20+ personnel
  • Experience processing liquid materials