BestDrive Retread Plant Manager
The Retread Manager will perform various daily management duties by overseeing, directing and coordinating activities of the retread plant to ensure the demands of a commercial retreading operation is met on a continual basis. The manager is to support plant personnel by implementing new products and processes, resolving product performance issues and achieve cost savings through improvement initiatives. The Retread Manager will drive activities that involve facilitating tire builds, analyzing data, and suggest areas of improvement to meet assigned goals for the retreading operation. This position functions in a manufacturing environment at a commercial tire facility with the following job duties:
Monitors plant productivity and ensures that quality, productivity and efficiency are in accordance with Company specifications.
Hiring, orientation, training, development, supervision and discipline of plant personnel and truck drivers.
Implements policies and procedures of operation in the plant.
Control of casings and tread rubber inventory including the purchase of tread rubber.
Control of all plant expenses and purchases.
Monitors plant operations to ensure safety.
Ensures that plant operations follow all safety practices and regulations.
Responsible for the cleanliness and organization of the plant.
Performs truck route scheduling to all other Company locations for tire distribution.
Ensures that equipment and vehicles are properly maintained.
Assists in monitoring production costs in plant to protect profitability.
This position operates in an indoor environment however exposure to heat is to be expected in the summer months.
Excellent safety and attendance performance is expected.
Must be willing to follow all safety procedures and work in a safe manner.
Must be able to manage a results oriented and fastpaced environment.
Must be goal oriented and able to consistently meet quality and production requirements.
Must possess a mechanical aptitude.
Some shift work and/or work on Saturdays may be required.
Minimum of 4year degree with retread production supervision OR 6 years of retreading experience with supervision.
Minimum of 2year retread management experience
EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Continental offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Continental complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply. To be considered, you must apply for a specific position for which Continental has a current posted job opening. Qualifying applications will be considered only for the specific opening(s) to which you apply. If you would like to be considered for additional or future job openings, we encourage you to reapply for other opportunities as they become available. Further, Continental provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to North.America.Recruiting@continental-corporation.com or contact US Recruiting at 248.209.4000.
The Tire division is known for maximizing safety through short braking distances and excellent grip as well as reducing fuel consumption by minimizing rolling resistance. Tires are the vehicle's only link with the road. They transmit all forces onto the road. It is the tire technology that determines whether a vehicle is able to stop in time and stay in the correct lane during cornering maneuvers.