Hot job

Plant Manager

Location:
York Region, ON
Industry:
Food Production

Today Argentus is bringing you another manufacturing leadership role, this time for one of our top clients in the Food Production industry. This organization has a great history in the industry, and boasts a number of successful in-house brands in their food category. As they continue to grow, they’re expanding their team to match, and today they’re looking for a Plant Manager!

Reporting to the CFO, this Plant Manager will lead the company’s manufacturing operation at their site in the York Region, ON (location confidential for now). As a key member of the leadership team, this Plant Manager will be hit the ground running to lead the production, procurement, and logistics involved in creation of the company’s products, working to find efficiencies and continue to improve the company’s production process, while meeting and exceeding key performance indicators including financial targets and quality benchmarks. The successful candidate will oversee development of new products and packaging from a production standpoint, in close collaboration with the sales and marketing departments. You will lead a variety of key manufacturing and supply chain teams, working to manage day-to-day production while also leading longer-term, strategic enhancement projects based on software data and Lean manufacturing principles. You will work to foster a culture of safety and quality within the facility, and coach and mentor the various teams involved in production to success. 

This role is an excellent fit for someone who has successfully led a manufacturing operation within the Food, CPG and/or Pharmaceutical industries. The successful candidate needs to have solid exposure to production, procurement and logistics, as well as a track record of successful continuous improvement projects, and a good understanding of manufacturing software and systems. If this sounds like you, and you’re looking to move into a great leadership role, reach out to Argentus today! Send an email with your current resume to recruit@argentus.com.

Please note: This capsule job description is meant to give a summary of the role. A full job description is available upon request. We regret that only candidates already located in Canada are eligible to apply. 

Send an email

to recruit@argentus.com and please make sure to include a resume and make sure to let us know where we can reach you.

Follow us on social media

Join the conversation on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn to access Hot Jobs, career and resume tips, Supply Chain news and industry insights.

Reach out to your network for referrals

There’s a saying in the recruitment business: Every great candidate knows five more great candidates. So you might not be actively looking, or this job might not be perfect for you, but you probably know someone who would be a great fit for this position or one of our other jobs. If you put us in touch with someone who we end up placing in a permanent position, you could earn a referral reward of up to $1500.

Sign up for Argentus’ Market Watch newsletter

It only takes a moment. You’ll receive low-volume, high-impact market insights from the top specialty Supply Chain recruiters including: Salary Information, Supply Chain industry trends, Market Intelligence, Personal Branding tips and More.