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Logistic Plant Manager

Kelly Services
San Francisco, CA 94103
**Direct Hire Opportunity:**


Seeking a dynamic and customer-centric Logistics Plant Manager to join our Management team. The Plant Manager will oversee a plant of 25-30 employees and be responsible for manufacturing, cost establishment and achievement, process improvements, supply change management, employee relations, regulatory compliance and budget management. Oversees the manufacture of products, ensuring production, performance, and quality standards are consistently met. The Plant Manager will develop logistical plans that will ensure our internal, external and international client needs are met. Collaborate with all Managers of each department and directs the daily activities of the production staff while ensuring quality of product and service.


**ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:**


**Production**


+ Work with production managers to ensure standards of quality and production output levels are being met.

+ Oversee the preparation of orders with motorization.

+ Answer PIs for motorization and rollup shades.

+ Communicate and resolve various production and shipment issues at plant and with international factory.


**Scheduling**


+ Work closely with administration to schedule orders and maintain lead-times.

+ Approve and schedule rush lead times.

+ Create weekly reports for Indonesian factory in order to ensure timely delivery of shipments and order schedules are met.

+ Monitor shop schedule daily to ensure production goals are being met and evaluate if staff adjustments need to be made.


**Inventory and Purchasing**


+ Responsible for purchasing of all inventory used in production.

+ Maintain appropriate inventory levels in the US and overseas factories.


Closely manage motors and related components on hand to reduce inventory value,


+ Negotiate all new and existing contracts with vendors in order to reduce and maintain low costs.

+ Seek new vendors and materials for production.


**Product Development/Industry Regulations**


+ Proactively lead and manage sourcing initiatives and testing to evolve product ideas and production methods.

+ Ensure compliance with window covering industry safety standards both in the US and internationally.

+ Active involvement in industry organizations and maintaining membership status.


**Safety Standard**


+ Forklift Trained


**Facility and General Management**


+ Responsible for layout and maintenance of the production facility

+ Coordinate with the landlord or other vendors when problems arise or repairs are needed.

+ Schedule weekly cleaning for facilities.

+ Monitors the production equipment to make sure that it stays in good working order, and repair or replace the equipment when needed.

+ Responsible for building, developing, and managing production leadership team, while carrying out strategies and improving employee relations.

+ Work closely with production team to boost employee morale, increase employee satisfaction and drive improvements in production output.

+ Work closely with finance to review and make corrections to various production costs while maintaining lead times and excellent quality.

+ Assists Managing Director with long-range operating goals, expansion efforts, and implementation of new and advanced technology.


**Shipping and Receiving**


+ Oversee the shipping and receiving department.

+ Responsible for any claims and freight disputes.

+ Provide sales team with freight quotes.

+ Negotiate contracts with transportation and logistics providers.

+ Oversee compliance with all import and export laws.


**Miscellaneous**


+ Manage the use and maintenance of company vehicles.

+ Create and coordinate production employee morale and reward system. (e.g. employee of the month program)

+ General problem solver.


**Supervisory Responsibilities:**


Supervises and coaches the Production Managers, Product Engineer, Shipping & Receiving Supervisor, Production Assistant and Materials Coordinator. Responsibilities may include, but not limited to, interviewing and hiring. Also requires the Plant/Logistics Manager to plan, assign and direct work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. The Plant/Logistics Manager carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies, procedures and applicable laws.


**QUALIFICATIONS:**


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 with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


**EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE**


Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 5-7 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.


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**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.

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Posted: 2022-09-05 Expires: 2022-10-24

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