General Manager Building Materials
Job Opportunity at 7 Solutions USA

Posted on Dec 26

http://www.7solutionsusa.com/    +1 (615) 952-3771

Location: San Antonio, TX
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4172068

General Manager Building Materials 
Job Code (638750)
Location:   New Orleans, LA and San Antonio TX
Salary:       $120,000.00 - $170,000.00
Full Benefits:      Yes
Interview Exp:   Yes
Relo Exp:  Yes
Comp Comments:       25% bonus.
Industries: Building Materials, such as Glass, Lumber, Composites, Block/Brick, Plumbing, etc…
Job Description
  • Manages directly and indirectly subordinates in the branch to include Production, Sales, Maintenance, Quality, Safety, Inventory and Cost Control, Logistics and other related activities. 
  • The General Manager is a hands-on leader and must carry management responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. 
  • Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. 
  • The General Manager has overall P&L responsibility for the branch location
  • Communicates the strategic vision to the Branch Management team.
  • Directs branch operations for production, sales, maintenance, quality and shipping and receiving.
  • Has P&L responsibility for branch, and ensures that financial goals are met.
  • Sets sales and margin goals and evaluates all aspects of production and customer service.
  • Monitors individual and sales team results. Reviews and approves pricing, margins, sales quotes and job estimates.
  • Implements cost effective systems of control over capital, operating expenditures, manpower, wages and effective use of labor.
  • Directs and monitors overall plant performance for production and quality standards through Plant Manager.
  • Controls and minimizes labor overtime, premium freight and repair expenses.
  • Directs the maintenance of existing plant facilities and equipment; replace, or adjust plant facilities and equipment when necessary.
  • Provides leadership and training to accomplish the company goals and objectives.
  • Provides direction, development and leadership to plant manager, sales manager, and other leadership positions.
  • Directs the appropriate safety conditions to ensure full OSHA compliance and to reduce the incidence of work-related injury to employees.
  • Communicates regularly with senior management and support functions.
  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university; plus 10 years general management experience in a manufacturing environment, particularly Building Materials or other manufactured Construction Related product Industries.
  • Must understand financial statements and be skilled in making business decisions based on financial data. 
  • Background with manufacturing methods, process improvement programs and procedures including Lean manufacturing techniques
  • Must have the demonstrated ability to lead and motivate a diverse work force.
  • Must have excellent follow through and communication skills with the ability to prioritize tasks and manage multiple assignments.
  • Excellent communication skills required both verbally and in writing. Computer Skills
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Manufacturing software; Excel, Word and Powerpoint.
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