Operations Recruitment Firm Seeks a Plant Manager with Blow Molding Plastics Exp.

Job Description

Kappa Search is a technical recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing and management recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Plant Manager with packaging and blow molding expertise. Our client is a world class packaging manufacturer.


  • The Plant Manager will lead and direct all plant activities for a 24/7 packaging operation.
  • Develop, manage and coach process engineering, maintenance and other technical personnel.
  • Support the entire value chain throughout the organization including other facilities/plants.
  • Lead a world class manufacturing operation to meet safety, quality, cost and delivery goals.
  • Promote a culutre of team building and empowerment.
  • The Plant Manager will also be responsible for sales and operational planning, financial reporting, budgeting/forecasting and EBITDA targets.
  • Identify and implement key production metrics and performance measurements
  • Develop strategy and implement strategic plans to ensure long term viability for the plant


  • 10 years experience with blow molding and packaging.
  • At least 5 years experience as a Plant Manager
  • Demostrated ability to lead quality and continuous process improvements
  • Proven expertise with lean methods and root cause analysisi
  • Experience with fast paced, multi-shift, short lead time plants.