Plant Operations Manager
Also referred to as: Plant Operations Manager, Plant Engineering Operations Manager, Plant Production Operations Manager
Requirements and Responsibilities
Oversees the daily operational activities of a plant or production facility. Develops and manages production schedules to meet internal volume, cost, and quality goals. Utilizes operational metrics to analyze productivity, identify issues, and set performance targets to achieve production goals. Implements plant safety and security inspections, auditing, and training procedures to meet OSHA and other required regulations. Oversees staffing and development of all production supervisors and staff and facilitates labor relations. Typically requires a bachelor's degree in manufacturing engineering or equivalent. Typically reports to a director. Typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments.
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Level of Education:  Plant Operations Manager Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Plant Operations Manager Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Plant Operations Manager Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
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