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Plant Manager

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Upfield

Upfield

1,001-5,000 employees

Global producer of plant-based spreads

Consumer Goods

Senior, Expert

Oakland, ON, Canada

Category
Production Planning & Scheduling
Quality Control & Compliance
Supply Chain Management
Operations & Logistics
Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or a related discipline (Master's preferred)
  • Minimum of 5 years of leadership experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong background in operational management and continuous improvement methodologies
  • Demonstrated ability to drive operational performance
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to manage budgets and drive cost efficiencies
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
Responsibilities
  • Ensure all operations comply with safety, health, and environmental regulations
  • Promote a safety culture and implement standards and policies for a safe working environment
  • Lead and inspire a high-performance team, fostering a culture of continuous improvement
  • Develop and implement Operational Excellence Plans to achieve and exceed factory-defined targets
  • Create and maintain a positive work environment that promotes high levels of employee engagement and satisfaction
  • Manage the plant's budget and ensure financial targets are met or exceeded
  • Oversee and manage planned growth and expansion initiatives, including the commissioning of new product lines

Upfield, as the leading global producer of plant-based spreads, offers a forward-thinking work environment centered around sustainability and health. Employees are engaged in innovative practices that focus on creating plant-based nutritional products, aligning with the company's commitment to a 'Better Plant-Based Future.' Moreover, being at the forefront of this rapidly expanding industry positions Upfield as an industry leader, providing ample opportunities for learning and growth within an impactful, environmentally-conscious field.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Founded

2018

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

15%