Airgas, an Air Liquide company is Now Hiring
Plant Manager in San Marcos, CA
Airgas, an Air Liquide company, is one of the nation's leading single-source suppliers of gases, welding and safety products. We recognize that it's the quality of our people that makes our success possible. Airgas operates in a culture focused on safety, innovation and customer service.
The Plant Manager is responsible for planning, directing and coordinating the daily operations at a Production Plant. This role will be responsible for managing all activities of associates engaged in producing, repackaging, and delivering compressed gas cylinders.
Essential Job Functions:
Operate and safely maintain production plant for packaging gases into cylinders while ensuring compliance with all federal, state, local and company policies and procedures and laws and regulations.
Manage and lead subordinate production supervisors and distribution managers to provide leadership for production operators and drivers.
Develop, implement and monitor periodic inspections of plant facility to ensure safe and efficient operation.
Implements measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, product quality and changes working conditions and use of equipment as needed to increase efficiency of work crew.
Analyzes and resolves work problems or assists workers in solving problems.
Suggests or initiates plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals; recommends and/or initiates personnel actions, such as promotions, transfers, discharges and reviews all disciplinary measures.
Ensure all vehicle accidents or personal injuries are properly investigated and reported within 24 hours.
Provide technical support to all departments requiring compressed gas technology, product costing, gas distribution and product packaging.
Maintains safety program that promotes safety awareness of employees while creating a mechanism in which the supervisors are actively participating and held accountable.
Other duties as assigned.
Education, Experiences, Certificates/Licenses and/or Registrations:
High School Diploma or equivalent required; Bachelors Degree preferred.
8 years of experience in industrial gas/packaged gas industry plant environment, petrochemical, or related industries in operations and/or engineering or related activities.
Minimum 2 years in supervisory role.
Ability to work independently and under some pressure to meet deadlines.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Must be customer service oriented and able to interact with the public in a professional manner.
Must be able to work flexible hours to meet customer needs and management expectations.
Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, technical procedures or governmental regulations.
Possess conceptual understanding of industrial gas products, production, distribution applications and equipment
Knowledge of federal, state, local regulatory procedures (CGMP, OSHA, FDA, DOT, etc.) as they apply to the daily plant operations.
Airgas offers a full benefits package includes:
What do our Team Members have to say?
"Great place to work with great growth potential" - Director, Atlanta
"Opportunity to advance and a great safety program" - Driver, Cheshire
"Fun people to work with and flexible management" - Sales Specialist
Airgas will consider for employment qualified Applicants with Criminal Histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the FCIHO.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability