Production Manager (Bioplastic plant) @ Nakornsawan

Location Thailand
Discipline Production
Job reference BBBH23859_1636384477
Salary Negotiable
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The Production Manager is responsible for the operations management related production and to day to day staffing of a production facility in Nakhonsawan, Thailand. This role is accountable for all aspects of plant performance and will ensure that objectives are attained in a safe, ethical and cost-effective manner consistent with quality requirements and standards. This position reports directly to the Thailand Site Leader and supervises the production technicians and plant engineers while working with reliability, automation, and maintenance to enhance the operations of the manufacturing facility.

Job Description:

  • Be an advocate for safety and drive a "Zero Injury" mindset and culture.
  • Plan and organize production schedule; including specialty campaigns for products.
  • Direct production engineers, lead operating technicians, and production technicians to improve quality and quantity of pounds produced.
  • Drive accountability of direct reports.
  • Develop operating budget and operating plan to meet budget target (s).
  • Participate in customer visits, audits; share information as required.
  • Oversee production processes and develop plan to improve.
  • Coordinate improvement plans with site engineering and maintenance teams.
  • Understanding of environmental regulations and permit requirements.
  • Coordinate with maintenance team for routine and emergency maintenance.
  • Other job function: Quality Assurance Standards, Continuous Improvement, Talent Management, Company Mission, Vision, and Values Leadership (20%)


  • Bachelor's degree major in Chemical Engineering or other related field.
  • 10 years of Operations experience in a manufacturing industry, preferably related to polymers.
  • Experience in administering and/or managing an effective and proactive safety program.
  • Ability to engage a high performing team.
  • Thorough understanding of ensuring the safety of manufacturing areas and work practices in accordance with the site Environmental, Health & Safety programs.
  • Good interpersonal skills and able to communicate with all levels of management, hourly and salaried employees.
  • Ability to work cross functionally and influence others that don't have a direct reporting relationship.
  • Able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently.
  • Strong leadership and management skills.
  • Promotes cooperation within the team and between teams.
  • Demonstrates speed and flexibility as appropriate in responding and adapting to changes.
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to a challenging and developing environment; willingness to take on new responsibilities as our business evolves.
  • Working knowledge of SAP preferred.

Interested candidates please send your update resume, current and expected salary with contact details to:

Manpower Thailand - Eastern Seaboard Branch
Khun Jaru Sritin (Recruitment Consultant)
Contact no. 081-1049122 or 089-2739854