Tittel: Plant Manager
Sted: Saudi Arabia
Jotun is growing fast all over the MEIA region (Middle East, India and Africa), and to continue our ambition of further growth and development, we need talented employees to drive us forward. Jotun Powder Coatings Saudi Arabia established in 1994, has developed its business with the focus to serving the Saudi market over the years. We have a wide range of product portfolio to serve diverse market needs.
Our high quality products and committed service has given us a market leading position in the Kingdom We are looking for a Plant Manager who will be responsible for Production, Maintenance, HSE and CSD functions in order to ensure production and supply of powder coatings in line with the quality and delivery expectations of Jotun/market.
The position reports directly to General Manager and is based in Dammam. The person shall also be responsible to monitor , support and co-ordinate the activities for the 2nd powder factory in Jeddah.
Manage all factory functions with respective department heads by directing and following up on operational standards and continuous improvements to ensure that operational activities are in line with company strategy and objectives.
Develop the operation functions by training, coaching and motivating staff to meet current needs and future challenges and to ensure smooth operations across departments.
Ensure that Health, Safety and Environment management are in line with Jotun’s HSE standards.
Plan strategic process improvement projects in conjunction with goals for reducing operational costs, Improving OEE. Optimizing lead time, Reducing SG and loss percentage
Ensure the implementation of new investment projects within the planned costs and time.
Ensure through the team that we follow the relevant local laws with regards to the factory operations and do the necessary liaison with the concerned Government authorities.
College / University, Bachelor's degree
Initiative & Responsibility: acts on own initiative, makes things happen and accepts responsibility for the results.
Bottom-line focus: focuses on bottom-line results, identifies potential risks and monitors the financial impact of own activities.
develops people through delegation, empowerment and coaching; promotes career and self development.
demonstrates specialist knowledge and expertise in own area; participates in continuous professional development.
Effective Communication: communicates in a clear, precise and structured way; speaks with authority and conviction; presents effectively.
co-operates well with others; shares knowledge, experience and information; supports others in the pursuit of team goals.
7-9 years experience in managerial role.
Experience in Powder Manufacturing is desirable.
Active supporter of Jotun values.
A friendly and supportive working environment.
A continuous focus on reinventing and innovating high quality products.
An international Corporate Culture founded on our four values; Care, Respect, Loyalty and Boldness.
Exciting challenges in a growing company with excellent financial results.