Plant Manager III - #740282

HarbisonWalker International

Date: 01/14/2022 14:30 PM

City: South Shore, Kentucky

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day


For the Plant Manager III the safety and health of employees takes precedence over any other duties of this position. The Plant Manager III is responsible for developing and managing a high performance manufacturing team at the plant that is committed to accomplishing key initiatives and delivering expected results in safety, quality, productivity, capital efficiency and optimal utilization of resources through effective planning, organizing, directing, and controlling all phases of the plant’s operations. The Plant Manager III ensures adherence to HWI Corporate policies and guidelines

Essential Functions:

Reports to operations and executive management as required

Responsible for plant costs and initiates corrective action if needed

Reviews and directs all aspects of plant quality system

Controls inventories of supplies, raw materials, and finished goods

Directs plant safety programs

Develops and assigns duties / responsibilities to plant management team

Assesses and reviews performance and provides training to plant management team


Requires five (5) to seven (7) years refractory experience including operations, service, supervisory and management functions

Requires B.S. in Engineering or Science, preferably Chemical or Mechanical

Requires interpersonal skills in dealing with employees and customers, mechanical aptitude

Requires knowledge of refractory materials, products, and operations, Department of Labor and Environmental regulations, ASTM standards, ISO 9000 standards, and Quality Assurance principles

Requires computer operation skills (MS Office, QAD accounting system or similar products)

Physical and Environmental Requirements:

Physical Activity: Requires more than 2/3 of time reaching; 1/3 to 2/3 of time standing, sitting, speaking/hearing; and less than 1/3 of time walking, climbing/balancing, stooping/ kneeling/ crouching/crawling, tasting/smelling

Lifting: Requires lifting up to 100 pounds less than 1/3 of time

Vision: Requires accurate close and distance vision, color vision, and the ability to focus

Environment: Requires 1/3 to 2/3 of time in an office setting; and less than 1/3 of time working near moving technical parts, working in high, precarious places, exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic/caustic chemicals, outdoor weather, and/or in extreme heat

Noise: Requires exposure to moderate noise.

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