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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Plant Manager in Kansas City, Missouri

Job Description

ProAmpac in Kansas City, MO is in search of a leader for our Plant Manager Role

Who we are looking for:

  • Positive, detail focused, dedicated, and encouraging individuals with a successful leadership background in manufacturing

Why ProAmpac:

The Best of Both Worlds

Small Facility Culture | Large Corporation Perks

Growing Innovative Company| Production Bonuses | Great PTO | Encouraging Culture

  • Unique Niche Market and Company

  • Leading global flexible packaging company producing essential items in a growing industry!

  • Core Values: Integrity | Intensity| Innovation |Involvement| Impact

  • The safety and health of our team is our top priority

  • Collaborative and encouraging work environment

  • Involved team-oriented training that sets you up for success

  • Recognition & bonuses for being a valued and reliable team member

  • Employee appreciation events throughout the year to celebrate our team

  • Advancement Opportunities

  • A place to build your future and be part of a fast paced, growing, and stable industry

  • Outstanding Benefits (Full-time employees)

  • Competitive wages, shift premiums, promotions from within

  • 11 paid holidays

  • Great Vacation and Personal Time Off

  • Full Benefits including Medical| Dental | Vision |Disability Insurance | 401k Match

  • Clean and climate-controlled environment

The plant manager must show ability to supervise and organize the daily operations of the facility. Oversee employees, production and efficiency to make sure the plant is running smoothly, efficiently and safely. This position must maintain optimum operation by assigning workers, creating and keeping work and production schedules, assisting with hiring and training new employees, collecting and looking through data to find places of waste or places of improvement, oversee worker and plant safety, as well as monitoring production equipment.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. Some of the duties include:

  • Plan, organize and direct the manufacturing and maintenance operations which ensure the most effective return on assets.

  • Initiate plans and processes which minimize manufacturing costs through effective utilization of manpower, equipment, facilities, materials, and capital. Assure attainment of business objectives and productions schedules while ensuring product standards that will exceed our costumers’ expectations.

  • Implement manufacturing strategies and action plans to ensure that the facility supports Gateway’s strategic initiatives.

  • Establish group and individual accountabilities throughout assigned departments for problem solving and cost reduction, both on a permanent and ad-hoc basis, depending on need.

  • Encourage use of new techniques and focus on fact - based problem solving.

  • Improve manpower utilization within existing departments and processes. Schedule stability that allows for maximum return on efficiencies.

  • Manage spending against budget and in relation to changes in production volume including the flexing of labor and other sources.

  • Other duties assigned


  • 7+ years of experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

  • Background in flexible packaging

  • Strong union experience

Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: General Mftg Mgmt.-6901

ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.