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Plant Manager at GENESIS PRODUCTS LLC in Keysville, Virginia

Posted in Management 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


The Plant Manager is responsible for general supervision of all phases of plant operations including: safety, production, quality assurance, maintenance, receiving and shipping. Responsibilities also include recruiting, hiring and training personnel and facility/physical plant up-keep. The successful applicant will report directly to the Operations Manager and Vice President. 


  • Spend 60% of time on floor oversight, 30% on office/admin and 10% on other (meetings, etc.) 

  • Promote positive employee relations by building an environment of trust and respect 

  • Provide every employee in the plant a safe, respectful and fair work environment 

  • Manage all plant activities to ensure goals are met for all KPIs, specifically: safety, quality, cost and delivery 

  • Coach, train and oversee supervisors 

  • Enforce policies and manage plant administration functions 

  • Meet plant targets by working in conjunction with corporate support groups such as Safety Manager, Continuous Improvement Team, Human Resources and Maintenance Team 


  • Previous experience/broad understanding of safety systems and enforcement of safety rules and policies 

  • At least 5+ years of progressive experience in a key leadership/management role at a manufacturing facility 

  • Previous experience/strong understanding of budgeting/expense management 

  • Strong computer skills including the ability to learn ERP/MRP systems and use Microsoft Office Products to analyze data and trends 

  • Previous experience implementing and using continuous improvement tools such as problem solving, Six Sigma, and Lean Manufacturing 

  • Wood product industry knowledge is a plus