Ready to Lead a World-Class Organization?
Could you succeed in a fast paced, world class, food manufacturing environment focused on safety, quality and customer service? Does taking something good and making it better excite you? Does building a rewarding career with a young, fast growing and innovative food company interest you?
We are one of the fastest growing food companies in the US; part of the new wave of American manufacturers and we are looking for leaders with the right stuff.
Hearthside is seeking an experienced Plant Manager in Nashville, TN. The Plant Manager is a fully accountable position, with all aspects of plant operations reporting up. With a staff that averages 300 to 500 individuals, the role requires strong leadership and organizational skills. The Plant Manager is responsible for all activities within the plant as well as overall performance against benchmarks and KPIs. Multiple functions report into the Plant Manager, they include supply chain, quality, safety, finance, and HR. This role reports to the Manufacturing VP, and has broad responsibilities.
This is a high-visibility role with considerable responsibilities requiring proven previous experience in a similar environment. Successful candidates must lead an entire organization, mange down and up, possess good communication skills, problem solving ability, conflict resolution skills, strong interpersonal skills and an ability to adapt to changing situations.
Who We Are
We are Hearthside Food Solutions, a new kind of Food Company, and the industry's largest contract manufacturer. You won't find our logo on store shelves, but our passion for quality and efficiency is evident in every product we make.
Founded in 2009, today we operate 38 production facilities in North America and euripe, employing over 11,000 people. In an industry growing at 2%, we made the Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Companies list three straight years. Our customers are some of the world's finest food companies.
Attributes for Success
Successful Plant managers possess an ability to lead, to develop leadership in others, and to produce results in an always changing, fast-paced environment.
A detailed job description with specific responsibilities, which may vary by location, will be provided during the interview process.
Hearthside offers a highly competitive compensation package, including salary, full healthcare benefits, 401(k) and more.
Education and training
We are hiring a degreed candidate possessing the skills and traits noted above and the desire to build a career in world class manufacturing environment. Prior experience as a plant manager or closely related role is a must. World-class manufacturing experience is a strong plus. Food industry experience is a plus.
If you are seeking an opportunity in world class manufacturing with a dynamic company, if you possess the skills and traits described above, and if you are ready for a challenge, Hearthside would like to hear from you.
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