A progressive feed manufacturing company is urgently looking to hire an experienced Plant Manager for a very new state of the art facility in Iowa. This company has multiple facilities across the Midwest. They manufacture minerals for feed and are currently running 24 hours a day and 5 days a week. You will manage 4 people directly and about 50 total employees at the plant. It is very important that you have mechanical experience in a feed/food processing facility. If you are qualified want to take over a well run manufacturing facility, Apply Today!Job Description:Manage a team of 50 total employees with 4 direct reportsHire, Train and Develop StaffMake sure equipment is running correctlyManage the operations of the production facility including scheduling, warehousing, laboratory and staffingAbility to work with multiple departments to accomplish company goals (QA, Customer Service, Purchasing)Ensure Safety and conduct safety meetingsPosition Requirements:B.S. Degree is preferredRelated management experience in manufacturing setting (feed/pet/food processing industry is a must)Mechanically inclinedGreat communication skillsHACCP Certified is preferredAbility to lead a teamCompensation and Benefits:Base Salary between $100,000-$125,000 with yearly performance bonusFull Benefit Package (Health, Dental, Vision)401K Retirement Match ProgramRelocation to facility is a must (Iowa)If you are qualified and serious, please submit a resume or contact Rob Klein directly with gpac at 605-978-5438 for more information on this position. I work across the United States so if you are a fit for this position but the geography isn’t ideal, contact me as I may be aware of other similar positions.Keywords: Feed, Manufacturing, Plant, Manager, Facility, Operations, Food, Livestock, Cattle, Beef, Dairy, Pet Food, HACCP, SQF, Dry Blending, Director of Operations, Operations ManagerGPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States over the past 25 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right timeApply for this job.