The Plant Manager’s responsibilities are concerned with the efficient running of a plant. They manage paperwork, make reports and keep records. Principal tasks for a Plant Manager is the buying and hiring, transporting, maintaining and servicing of heavy machinery, and ensuring machinery is checked according to health and safety regulations. They also manage machinery spare-parts, recruit, supervise and motivate staff and provide the necessary training for employees. The Plant Manager’s role also involves budgeting and projecting for loss and profit. The mobilization and demobilization of a project also come within in the remit of the Plant Manager.
Plant Managers work across the globe overseeing the transportation of heavy machinery, while adhering to the strict rules and regulations of importing and exporting this specialised hardware. Good organisation skills, excellent understanding of maths, with leadership and management skills are all within the Plant Manager’s abilities.
Maxim consultants have been finding jobs for Plant Managers in the UK and globally since 2003 and always welcome diligent and skilled professionals looking to move their career prospects upward.