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Plant Manager

Bucks, AL 36512, USA ● Mobile County, AL, USA ● Mobile, AL, USA Req #492
Thursday, September 15, 2022

AdvanSix plays a critical role in global supply chains, innovating and delivering essential products for our customers in a wide variety of end markets and applications that touch people’s lives, such as building and construction, fertilizers, plastics, solvents, packaging, paints, coatings, adhesives and electronics. Our reliable and sustainable supply of quality products emerges from the vertically integrated value chain of our three U.S.-based manufacturing facilities. AdvanSix strives to deliver best-in-class customer experiences and differentiated products in the industries of nylon solutions, chemical intermediates, and plant nutrients, guided by our core values of Safety, Integrity, Accountability and Respect. More information on AdvanSix can be found at

Position Summary: The Plant Manager role will have overall leadership responsibility for the entire manufacturing plant and play a key role in achieving AdvanSix’s strategy and mission.

Duties and Responsibilities:

·      Strategic Mindset: Accountable for developing and executing strategic vision for entire plant that understands and anticipates the needs of the future

·      Plans and Aligns: Lead site operations to consistently meet and exceed customer and business objectives and Annual Operating Plan targets; oversee and promote effective Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) programs and practices

·      Decision Quality: Develop and execute strategy for the site to increase sales, productivity, cost effectiveness, asset management, quality, customer satisfaction, and effectively introduce new products for growth

·      Develop Talent: Develop employees through effective performance management and development and planning/utilization of human and capital resources

·      Drive Engagement and Instill Trust: Create a culture where employees are motivated to do their best to help the organization achieve its objectives by gaining the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity, and authenticity

·      Communicate Effectively and Ensure Accountability: Deliver multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of the site and hold self and others accountable to meet commitments

·      Customer Focus: Build strong customer relationships and deliver customer-centric solutions

·      Nimble Learning:  Champion learning and programs to drive innovation, yield improvement, technology transfer, process improvement relative to inventory, capacity utilization, and growth opportunities; departmental structure to support operating and strategic goals


Basic Qualifications:

·      Bachelor’s degree in engineering, chemistry, business, technical discipline, or a related field

·      10 years’ experience in a continuous manufacturing environment

·      Minimum 5 years of demonstrated leadership experience


Additional Qualifications:

·      Six Sigma Green or Black belt certification 

·      Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with demonstrated ability to influence others and interact effectively with all levels of the organization

·      Proven leadership skills as a team player/builder and a driver of value-added results

·      In-depth knowledge of manufacturing operations, project planning, cost control and program management

·      Ability to work in a functional organization

Don’t meet every single requirement? At AdvanSix, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may just be the right candidate for this or other roles.

AdvanSix is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, veteran status, or any other protected classification.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of AdvanSix about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at AdvanSix via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of AdvanSix, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by AdvanSix for this position and a valid agreement with AdvanSix is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the AdvanSix agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

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  • Job Family SC01 - ISC Non-Engineering
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Bucks, AL 36512, USA
  • Mobile County, AL, USA
  • Mobile, AL, USA