General Manager – Plant management

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General Manager – Plant management

General Manager- Plant Manager 


  • Strategic planning across all business segments
  • P&L responsibility for all aspects of the plant operations
  • Direct and coordinate business activities:production, pricing, sales, marketing, service and distribution of products.
  • Responsible for National, State, local building/ mechanical/ electrical codes; safety codes, OSHA regulations
  • Oversee growth of distributor network and distribution strategy; 
  • Initiate capital expenditure improvements, reduce operating costs
  • Review sales or activity reports, 
  • Monitor suppliers to ensure that they efficiently and effectively provide needed goods
  • ongoing review of the ops of plant equipment and systems 
  • Champion a culture of safety and safety awareness
  • Quality focus to help ensure overall customer satisfaction and internal efficiencies
  • Responsible for hiring, coaching, training and mentoring all direct reports

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 15 plus years’ experience in the manufactured home/modular home or similar manufacturing environment (strongly desired)
  • Proven experience as a hands on manager with a strong mechanical aptitude
  • Knowledge of safety and OSHA regulations.
  • Basic knowledge of labor laws and the ability to partner with Human Resources
  • Motivational leader with the ability to train and coach others
  • Working knowledge of the HUD Building Code 
  • Excellent team player and valuing others ideas
  • 8 plus years of Operations/Sales (a plus)
  • Process improvement leader with initiatives and measurement experience; LEAN Six sigma desired
  • Financial acumen and ability to partner with Finance on financial modeling
  • The ability to create a positive, engaged, work environment for all employees
  • Flexible and Adaptable to a changing environment
  • Intermediate computer skills to include Microsoft Office
  • Experience in a public company 


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