Plant Manager

Date: Apr 24, 2019

Location: Corona, CA, US

Company: Dart Container



Join Dart Container in Corona, CA and influence the next generation of our business!

Work closely with the Plant Leadership Team (PLT) to develop and implement new and improved operations and processes, all with a committed focus on safety, quality, service and cost.  As the Plant Manager, you will oversee approximately  400 employees in the Corona manufacturing facility.  Lead the plant’s continuous improvement plan conducting regular reviews with the PLT to assess progress, analyze problems, facilitate solutions, identify resources and adjust plans as needed. 


We need a change leader with a true production mindset who will bring experience leading continuous improvement initiatives. You need a proven ability to recognize and grow talent.  Do you thrive in a highly collaborative environment?  In this role, you can expect open lines of communication both within the plant and with senior leadership.  We need you to bring strong communication skills to promote team building and excellent employee relations.


Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal Plant Manager candidate must possess the following:

  • Requires one of the following:
    • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business or related field with seven (7) years of manufacturing operations management or leadership assignments demonstrating a progression of increased scope and responsibility
    • High school diploma or equivalent with ten (10) years of manufacturing operations management or leadership assignments demonstrating a progression of increased scope and responsibility
  • Five (5) years of experience managing department managers in various functional areas
  • Demonstrated project management experience
  • Experience and proficiency with word processing and spreadsheet software
  • Ability to travel up to 10% of the time domestically
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid driver's license

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Chemical or plastics processing and packaging industrial experience
  • Lean manufacturing experience

Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.

If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at for assistance.


Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

Nearest Major Market: Corona
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Plant, Plant Operator, Plant Manager, Manager, Project Manager, Manufacturing, Management, Technology

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