AIRGAS, INC. Plant Manager in Springfield, Missouri

Company MID SOUTH an Air Liquide company, who is a distributor of Industrial, Medical, Specialty and Welding gases along with Safety and Welding related products, has an opening for a highly self motivated person to join our SPRINGFIELD, MO PLANT TEAM as the PLANT MANAGER.SUMMARYManages cylinder Fill Plant to ensure timely distribution of product to customers and branches.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESOther duties may be assigned.Directs and coordinates plant activities to obtain optimum efficiency and economy of operations and maximize production.Establish and direct plant policies and procedures.Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe plantResponsible for the product quality control of the plant.Develops plant goals and may work through subordinate employees to achieve same.Foster a well-trained and motivated staff.Confer with regional branches to ensure coordination of production, shipping, and other cylinder requirements.Analyses plant budget to identify areas in which efficiencies can be obtained and production costs reduced and then allocates operating budget.Follows and maintains all FDA, OSHA, EPA, DOT requirements and regulations.Supervises cylinder retesting and certification where applicable.Maintains all required computer and hand generated paperwork.Reports any equipment or facility defects to Operations Management.Reviews technical publications, articles, and abstracts to stay abreast of technical developments in the industry.Provide the necessary training and equipment to all employees to safely, properly and efficiently perform their jobs.Manage the safety and health of their employees by complying with all internal policies and procedures and applicable government regulations.Promote a collective and positive safety attitude by providing leadership by example.SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIESDirectly supervises employees and subordinate supervisors in assigned production facility.Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.Responsibilities include interviewing and training employees, planning, assigning, and directing work, appraising performance, rewarding and disciplining employees, addressing complaints and resolving problems. Company MID SOUTH an Air Liquide company, who is a distributor of Industrial, Medical, Specialty and Welding gases along with Safety and Welding related products, has an opening for a highly self motivated person to join our SPRINGFIELD, MO PLANT TEAM as the PLANT MANAGER.SUMMARYManages cylinder Fill Plant to ensure timely distribution of product to customers and branches.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESOther duties may be assigned.Directs and coordinates plant activities to obtain optimum efficiency and economy of operations and maximize production.Establish and direct plant policies and procedures.Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe plantResponsible for the product quality control of the plant.Develops plant goals and may work through subordinate employees to achieve same.Foster a well-trained and motivated staff.Confer with regional branches to ensure coordination of production, shipping, and other cylinder requirements.Company provides paid time off benefits for employees, including vacation, sick, holidays and floating holidays.Company paid uniforms are provided along with an allowance toward the purchase of safety shoes and glasses. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disabilityEmployer's Job# 20691Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.