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We are looking for a Plant Manager for Shark Solutions Belgium.

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Successful history of managing multi-shift plants and able to successfully perform duties as Plant Manager without daily senior management oversight. You will be required to take ownership and include others when needed and delegate to make it happen. Strong communication skills are key to success as well as the ability to interact with others in the management team. As the manager in charge of the entire operation in Belgium, you will be a key person and part of group management that normally meets 2-3 times per year.

Your Responsibilities
Your Responsibilities

Responsible for the plant, personnel, HR, budget, P&L, production, shipping, planning, performance and reporting and handling of ERP (Navision Dynamics). You will be responsible for consistent and continuous improvements to product quality and ISO quality management system performance. It will be your responsibility to ensure the plant is operating under regulatory guidelines and requirements (includes safety, quality and HR) and ensure a safe working and productive environment.

You will also be responsible for continuous updates on written job descriptions and checklists for training and coaching of shift leaders, operators and workers at our Belgium plant and will be a key player in managing expansion projects on site.

Currently, Shark Solutions Belgium has 2 production lines, 2-3 shift plant in Northeastern Belgium (Lommel/Pelt) – ~20 employees

Your qualification
Your qualification
  • Excellent people skills and ability to provide communication with the management team both on business opportunities, people related matters, and financial performance. You should be structured and analytical, but also proactive to ensure the staff is anticipating upcoming possible issues and deal with them early before growing more complex
  • Academical technical degree (ideally related to chemicals) OR equivalent demonstrated work experience
  • 10+ years of plant management experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and ERP is required (preferably with Navision Dynamics)

Come and join a professional team with a very international outlook – in a job where you will be given large responsibilities and freedom, and at the same time, help make the planet a bit greener! It is a growing no-nonsense ambitious company, and they are looking to welcome a team player who can contribute to the continued success and growth of the company.

About Shark Solutions

About Shark Solutions

Shark Solutions is a growing cleantech market leader that processes PVB polymer laminate from broken windshields and building glass. For over 15 years we have transformed this former waste stream into environmentally friendly raw materials for various industries. This opportunity is to be part of a growth-oriented business, that helps the environment, lowers greenhouse gas emissions and provides materials that help make new products more environmentally friendly. The candidate should be able to work within a team-oriented business, have experience and a positive background in multiple shift production/manufacturing/chemical production and able to lead a growing plant without daily senior management oversight.  YER has been retained to assist the client in hiring a Plant Manager. More info at www.shark-solutions.com.

Contact:

Antoinette Geiger

Ph:  +1 (678) 684-7395

AntoinetteGeiger@yer.com

YER is Shark-Solutions’ dedicated international recruitment partner.

Executive Search Consultant Antoinette, a native of Switzerland based in the Atlanta area (USA), will support you throughout the hiring process.