Production Manager - Durkee, OR

in Durkee, OR

Production Manager - Durkee, OR Job

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  • Job Location

    Durkee, OR 97905, US

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    Operations, Field & Plant Management

At Ash Grove Cement, people are our first priority. We offer a complete benefits package and opportunities for your continued growth and development!

  • Promote and follow all plant safety guidelines. 
  • Additional duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Promotes and ensures compliance and training in safety procedures. Monitors production operations to promote compliance with safety regulations.
  • Plans and schedules mill and kiln operations with maintenance, quality control, shipping, and production employees.
  • Ensures efficient operation and scheduling of quarry workforce by the quarry supervisor.
  • Establishes, assigns, and communicates job responsibilities and schedules for employees involved in the production process.
  • Supervises, evaluates, and inspects work/job performance of employees and contractors. Monitors and maintains records of attendance
  • Performs daily observation and inspection of operations. Coordinates plant clean-up activities.
  • Establishes, documents, and monitors employee training guidelines and benchmarks.
  • Participates and conducts regular safety meetings and training sessions.
  • Orders safety equipment needed for production employees and checks to make sure they are used properly.
  • Monitors control room operations and raw mill and finish mill-grinding operations closely.
  • Assists control room operators and shift supervisors in resolving operational problems that will ensure production and quality goals are achieved.
  • Ensures operators are trained properly and held accountable to utilize provided training resources.
  • Coordinates incoming shipments of alternative fuels including waste oil, tire-derived fuel (TDF), and other types of alternative fuels.
  • Directs shipping supervisor in coordinating railroad and trucking activities. Ensure shipments are efficiently processed.
  • Oversees and assists in the design and implementation of plant construction projects.
  • Handles the first stages of discipline problems and grievances. Assists plant management, as requested, in resolving union problems and grievances.
  • Communicates with vendors as necessary regarding new production equipment and supplies.
  • Provides information on an ongoing basis to the Plant Manager regarding current operations and manpower status. Submits reports as requested by plant management.
  • Monitors and controls inventories for raw materials, fuels, finished products, kiln refractories, grinding media, and grinding aid chemicals. Informs plant management of same.
  • Assists with the annual budgets, ensure compliance with operating, capital, and major maintenance budgets, and adjusts activities to maintain operations within the budget.
  • Maintains adequate inventory and supplies.
  • Ability to read, write and understand warning labels, instructions, signs, etc.
  • H.S. Diploma / GED Required
  • Minimum 4 years - Bachelor's degree in science, engineering, or related field.
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in a supervisory position in a production department of a cement or related industry plant facility.
  • Ability to make decisions and to exercise sound judgment in arriving at a conclusion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

Ash Grove Cement, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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