Plant Manager - Portland ME Requisition ID 33942 Position Type (US)Full Time Career Function General Management/Senior Executive Recruiter #LI-AJ1 Posting Type LI Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless. About Kerry A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about. About the role Are you ready to amp up your career in manufacturing? If the answer is yes, you may want to join our Kerry Portland, ME facility! We make liquid coffee extract that is used as an ingredient in many food and beverages, as well as the food service industry. If you are looking to build a career in manufacturing with a facility boasting a 7 year safety record with ZERO LTI's, we might be the team for you. What would you do? * Control all costs that directly affect the plants performance * Direct and lead all operations within their plant * Accountable for all QHSE initiatives across the site * Responsible for all site capital projects * Maintain plant infrastructure for future viability and growth * Drive a continuous improvement mind-set within plant environment * Ensure plant inventory is managed appropriately What will you need to be successful? * Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Business or Food science * 5+ years of experience on a similar role * People management & talent development skills * Experience on food industries (regulatory & agencies management) * Continuous improvement mindset * Capital projects management is preferred * ERP Management - SAP Knowledge is preferred What is in it for you? * Growth & development across Kerry´s North American sites * Career development within a solid and growing business * Annual performance Bonus * Relocation Package to settle in a great area to live Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .