Current Job Opportunities

Extrusion Manager

Reference Number: TG 509
Location: Joplin , Missouri, United States

Title: Extrusion Manager

Location: Joplin, MO

How to Apply: Submit your resume in Word format to Terry Govoreau at

Key Words: Plant, Manager, Manufacturing, Plastics, Packaging, Extrusion, Film

Job Description: Leading plastics manufacturer is looking for a strong Extrusion leader with Extrusion and/or film experience.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Maintains, Establishes, communicates, and enforces safety, quality, waste and productivity standards to meet plant goals. Maintains department housekeeping per 5S and GMP (Good Mfg. Practices) standards. Maintains quality standards consistent with customer’s and the company’s requirements.
• Oversees and manages the Performance Control System (PCS) for the department including establishing key performance indicators (KPI’s), auditing Supervisor/Operator shift meetings, and leading department meetings. Ensures that standards are met and action item registers are maintained to document, communicate, and eliminate exceptions.
• Participates in plant leadership steering committee.
• Provides feedback to the department and individual employees on performance against standards.
• Supervises salaried staff of Shift Supervisors. Is responsible for all elements of supervision including hiring, terminations, recognition, discipline, training, employee relations, performance management and salary administration.
• Ensures that Best Practice teams related to process discipline have appropriate representation. Implements changes based on recommendations of the team where applicable.
• Ensures that investigations are completed for any injuries, incidents and near misses and that follow-up action items are completed in a timely manner.
• Recommends capital projects and ensures needs, ROI and KPI related to these projects are documented and submitted per company policies.
• Ensures customer complaints are investigated, and corrective actions are implemented and evaluated for effectiveness according to established standards. This includes staff involvement and communication of the issues to the team.
• Ensures that accurate Standard Operating Conditions (SOC’s) are in place and followed. Maintains productivity standards based on SOC’s, best practices and continuous improvement.


Requirements include but are not limited to:
• A minimum of 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
• A minimum of 3 years of supervisory/leadership experience.
• Extrusion, Plastics, Injection Molding, or Blow Molding experience is highly preferred.

• A Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on a technical field or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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