Korean speaking Plant Manager

  • Location
    Salem, Oregon
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Manufacturing / Plant

Adecco is hiring for Full Time Korean speaking Plant Manager for our client in the Salem Oregon area.


Plant Manager
The job of Plant manager is to establishing, implementing, and directing food production operations. We are searching for the individual who can be able to develop and maintains full manufacturing lifecycles, including the design, implementation, and maintenance of mechanical systems. The individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions within the work environment.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for managing all aspects of a natural manufacturing, packaging and processing facility, with employees.

Responsible for reporting the project progress to the CEO.
Maximize the profitability of the plant through efficient use of raw materials, productive use of available labor and control of overhead costs.
Ensure the manufacturing and packaging of a quality product while maintaining a safe and motivated workforce.
Drive Food Safety initiatives at plant level working with corporate Operations and Quality Assurance team.
Provide leadership, direction, guidance and support to management team and plant personnel. Develop positive, motivating and efficient communication with all employees. Maintain a positive employee environment through consistent/fair practices and leadership in areas such as employee development, safety and training.
Establish, strive for and achieve challenging and attainable targets in the areas of: raw material conversion cost; packaging material usage; packaging material loss; production, packaging and supervisory labor costs; and fixed and variable overhead cost.
Trouble-shoot and lead problem-solving efforts through the facilitation of team meetings and on-the-floor leadership to effectively change systems and procedures through the process of continuous improvement.
Develop plant’s annual budget. Monitor and control plant costs in comparison to budgetary objectives.
Lead, facilitate and support the plant’s safety process to insure a behavioral-based safe, hazard-free working environment for all employees.
Maintain and adhere to company policies and procedures in the areas of Human Resources, Quality Assurance and Quality Control.
Develop and maintain a positive working relationship with Services and Sales through timely communication of issues and opportunities.
Oversee all regulatory inspections to insure positive relations with state and federal inspection personnel.



Job Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent related experience.
Minimum of ten (10) years management experience in food manufacturing or processing, preferably dairy manufacturing, in a similar role or as a department manager.
Experience in successfully leading, coaching, motivating and developing a team in a “hands on” environment.
Above average understanding of costs relating to Dairy manufacturing and packaging. Budgetary experience a must.
Must possess a solid dairy background and willingness to learn and understand the peculiarities of company's product manufacturing and performance criteria.
Strong food safety, customer and quality focus.
Strong leadership skills, communication skills and interpersonal skills. Strong analytical, time management & organizational skills with attention to detail.
Must be self-motivated, results oriented, possess high degree of initiative, and work well under pressure.
Knowledge and understanding of food production operation (especially in meat industry processing and production) preferred.

Key Skills:

Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook)
Bilingual (fluent both in Korean and English language preferred)



Job Duties/Responsibilities include:

Responsible for all aspects of plant operations, including manufacturing processes, logistics management, maintenance, accounting, invoicing, quality control, and planning of budgets.
Managing marketing, sales, manufacturing, and distribution for the company.
Directly maintain and repair all production and facility equipment; work with vendors and equipment manufacturers to ensure operation of all machinery and equipment.
Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.



If you meet the above qualifications and would like to apply for this position, please click APPLY NOW and upload your most current resume or you may email your resume to our recruiter, Holly Diamond, at Holly.Diamond@adeccona.com. Thank you in advance for applying, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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