JBS USA GENERAL MANAGER in Council Bluffs, Iowa
Job Title: General Manager
Location: C ouncil Bluffs , IA
Our Company, Your Opportunity:
Plumrose USA is a company with an 80-year history of providing high quality, great tasting sliced meats, bacon, ham and ribs. Plumrose was recently acquired by JBS, the world’s leading provider of beef, chicken and pork, with a vision of building the company into a leader in Protein Centric Prepared Foods. This is a unique opportunity to be in a start-up environment, with the backing of a Global CPG Powerhouse. This is a role for someone who is looking for an entrepreneurial challenge in a company with aspirations to be leaders within the CPG world. The position will have both strategic and tactical elements and the person may wear different hats. This is an opportunity for people who want to think Big, dream Big and work to make Big ideas a reality.
To be THE BEST in all we do. We are completely focused on our business, ensuring the BEST products and services to our customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers and profitability for our shareholders. All this, we do to provide an opportunity for a better future for all of our TEAM MEMBERS.
The Plant General Manager provides overall direction and leadership for all facility and departmental activities associated with the manufacturing, operations and warehousing product in a safe, profitable and efficient manner while compliant with company goals and procedures. Ensures that objectives are achieved at the lowest cost consistent with quality requirements. Delegates’ authority to key supervisors in production, production control, methods, cost accounting, maintenance, and related operations. Directs all functions involved such as maintenance, manufacturing, production, purchasing, accounting, and administration
Manages the facility by directing and coordinating activities that support the company goals, objectives, plans and policies
Direct activities designed to achieve the business plan for profit, growth, and competitive advantage
Aligns resources to produce within budgeted targets
Achieve quality standards for all product produced and shipped
Accountable for employee safety and environmental compliance with federal, state, and local regulatory agencies. Insures all reporting is accurate and current
Maintains a safe work place by implementing safe work practices consistent with company policies
Overseas production processes designed for optimal efficiency and output
Supports continuous improvement initiatives to improve product quality, food safety, and lower manufacturing costs
Guide maintenance preventive, predictive, and planned programs to optimize asset utilization and asset life
Provides technical support and skills to optimize material utilization, formulation, materials, and resources
Executes management practices designed to yield a higher return on investments and greater cash flow
Develops and executes strategies aligned with best practices and company objectives
Utilizes team leadership skills to drive high performance across the organization
Responsible for coaching, guiding, and providing employee performance reviews
Responsible for plant security and accountable for all assets and materials
Compliant with financial controls and reporting policy requirements.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions:
5-10 years of production management experience with responsibility for financial results
Thorough knowledge of meat processing, food plant sanitation, HACCP, food safety, and quality
Demonstrated experience managing and leading a diverse workforce with direct and indirect reports
Physical Demands :
The physical demands described here are representative of those an employee should possess to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Frequently required to walk for long periods of times, sit; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear.
Specific vision abilities required include close vision and ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment :
- Food Manufacturing operations
E ducational Requirement:
High School Diploma/GED. Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree in a related field. DIRECTLY RELATED work experience will be accepted on a year-for-year basis in lieu of the educational requirement.
If interested, please apply at jbssa.com/careers
We offer a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.
Plumrose USA is an equal opportunity employer.