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Plant Controller in Elkhart, IN at PointOne Recruiting Solutions

Date Posted: 8/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Manage Operations with a staff of the following positions:


  • Plant 1 Production Manager

  • Plant 2 Production Manager

  • Quality Manager

  • Manufacturing Engineering Manager

  • Shipping Supervisor

Set responsibilities:


  • Develop, implement, and track labor plan to support the annual business plan.

  • Develop, justify, and implement an annual Capital Expenditure Plan.

  • Develop, implement and track the annual Operations Performance Goals.

  • Develop, implement, and track manufacturing capacity plan.



  • Ensure the Operation’s Annual Performance Goals monthly data is posted and reviewed.

  • Develop plans to improve any Operation’s performance not meeting goal.

  • Ensure Kanban usage reviews and adjustments are taking place.



  • Ensure the weekly updates to the Monthly Performance Dashboard are completed.

  • Direct the weekly review of the Monthly Performance Dashboard.

  • Ensure follow ups on the topic/s needing to be addressed from the weekly review of the Monthly Performance Dashboard.

  • Visit customers as required or planned.

  • Review and approve overtime plans.



  • Direct/ensure the morning Gemba walk in manufacturing.

Job Requirements


  • 5 to 7 years of Operations experience with at least 4 years in a managerial responsibility position. Demonstrated skill sets in:

  • Production/Capacity Forecasting

  • Manpower Forecasting

  • Capital equipment selection, justification, implementation

  • Contemporary lean manufacturing implementation, and management

  • Direct customer interface and communication

  • Contemporary Quality management methods

  • Labor standards creation, tracking, and management

  • Production and/or Engineering Supervisor

Preferred Skills

  • Bachelor of Science in relative technology field such as MET, IT, EET, DET, etc.