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Plant Manager

Company: PPG Industries, Inc.
Location: Greenville
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Job Description:

As a Plant Manager you will be responsible for establishing and implementing plans to meet corporate wide objectives; as well as communicating vision for long-term success to plant personnel of the Greenville facility.
Key Responsibilities

  • Tracks financial data to ensure budgets and Profit and Loss goals meet plan.
  • Prepares, provides, and presents financial data on a weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual basis.
  • Ensures monthly metrics (safety, quality, productivity) are met or adequate actions are in place to ensure goals will be met.
  • Develops plans for efficient use of materials, machines, and employees.
  • Maintains a customer relationship that ensures quality, service and pricing criteria are to the customer's satisfaction.
  • Works in conjunction with Human Resources to develop and maintain a highly motivated team, handle disciplinary issues, and assists with hiring of key positions.
  • Promotes continuous improvement objectives and development of the plant.
  • Manages several subordinate managers and is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units.Qualifications
    • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Business or related is required; an advanced degree, such as MBA, is favorable.
    • Minimum of 8-10 years previous experience in a management role within the automotive production industry.
    • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, and customers.
    • Prior experience managing multi-shift operations.
    • Strong determination for action and an ability to build and implement initiatives to drive performance improvement, providing examples of tangible results.
      • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs.
      • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
        About us:
        Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday - everyday.


        Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company.. To learn more, visit and follow @ PPG on Twitter.
        The PPG Way
        Every single day at PPG:

        We partner with customers to create mutual value.

        We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.

        We are "One PPG" to the world.

        We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.

        We trust our people every day, in every way.

        We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.

        We make it happen.

        We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.

        We run it like we own it.

        We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.

        We do better today than yesterday - everyday.

        We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.

        PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)

        We are One PPG:

        PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email

        PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.

        Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.

        Pay Transparency poster: English_formattedESQA508c.pdf

        EEO is the Law:

        EEO is the Law Supplement:

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