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Plant Manager

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General Management

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 Job Description:

The Plant Manager is directly responsible for controlling operating costs, directing planning processes, budgeting, and goal setting initiatives in accordance with the strategic and policy frameworks set by the Philippines General Manager, the Corporation and Segment Leaders.

The Plant Manager must drive quality, manufacturing excellence, productivity, on-time delivery, cost control and compliance to regulations at all levels, plant safety and environmental responsibility. Whilst supporting business development and growth goals, developing new products that add value to customers, and promoting a culture of continuous improvement throughout the organization.


  • Accountable for operational and financial results of PMD by managing operating costs.
  • Oversee daily operations including all Manufacturing, Facilities Engineering, Quality, Support Services and Product/Technical development, Regulatory control, Planning and Warehouse.
  • Works closely with local shared services and corporate departments including Finance, Sales, Marketing, IT, EHS and Human Resources to ensure compliance with best practice business processes.
  • Responsible for Organizational Development and maintaining the highest degree of integrity, concern for quality, concern for meeting customer commitments, and concern for all personnel on site.
  • Responsible for meeting all health, safety, and environmental requirements and regulations for all personnel on site.
  • Responsible for providing leadership for technical development, process development, and continuous improvement in manufacturing.
  • Contributes to the development of, and supports, the growth strategies of the business by developing the capabilities and capacity to meet growth opportunities.
  • Assist in Business Planning and Development by producing and executing strategies derived during the five year and annual budget planning process.
  • Undergraduate Degree (B.S./B.A) in Physical Science or Engineering major. MBA and/or advanced technical degree is preferred.
  • More than 12 years’ work experience in progressively more responsible engineering and/or operating management positions. 
  • Should be from a technical process manufacturing environment, preferably within a chemical, metal refining, or engineered material manufacturing organization. 
  • Must have achieved a satisfactory level of technical and professional skill or knowledge in position related areas and has kept up with current developments and trends in areas of expertise. 
  • Experience in managing upwards and laterally throughout a business organization and working within a multi-national organization with locations in Asia and Europe is considered a strong plus.


PHP 1M – 1.9M