Plant Manager

    • Tucson, AZ



Manage all aspects of manufacturing at the Nogales Molding Plant including: safety, quality, customer delivery, inventory, personnel staffing requirements, facilities and equipment.


  • P&L responsibility for Nogales Molding Plant
  • Act as change agent to improve bottom line performance for the Nogales Molding Plant through Lean/6Sigma Manufacturing techniques including but not limited to: Managing for Daily Improvement (MDI), Standard Work, 5S, SMED, Root Cause Analysis, SPC, etc.
  • Execute Corporate and Strategic Plan Goals including safety improvement, quality improvement, customer service level achievement, inventory accuracy and supply-chain flexibility
  • Lead Continuous Improvement projects for productivity improvement and cost reduction
  • Coordinate resources to support New Product Development and Special Project teams
  • Work as a team player with other functional departments and plants within the organization





  • BS in engineering, operations, or business discipline
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and technical skills
  • Eight years of experience in Injection Molding Operations, including demonstrated knowledge of Supply Chain Management and Lean Manufacturing
  • History of increasing responsibilities with proven track record of achieving excellent results
  • Previous P&L or budget responsibility
  • Total Preventive Maintenance (TPM) Set up experience and knowledge
  • A minimum of 5 years as Plant Manager with multi-site international experience
  • Knowledge in growing sales and production



  • MBA or equivalent
  • Bi-lingual (English and Spanish)
  • 6 Sigma Black Belt certification
  • Experience in a seasonal business and high volume manufacturing
  • Experience in automated manufacturing processes
  • Experience with PeopleSoft Manufacturing Modules


Rain Bird is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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