Share this Job

Job Title:  Plant Manager

Company:  Tosca Services, LLC (US)

Portage, IN, US, 46368

Travel:  Up to 10 % Travel

Job Description


Tosca is currently looking for a strong leader for our General Manager role in Portage, IN. The General Manager position is a critical, high-impact role within the organization. This position is responsible for managing and directing all aspects of our Service Center. This position is ultimately accountable for the Service Center's performance concerning safety, cost, quality, equipment performance, customer service, and human resource development. 


This position is attractive as it offers an opportunity to create value and drive company alignment and profitability.  Join an industry leader that strives to optimize our customer's supply chain performance.


In this role, you will:


  • Lead the day-to-day manufacturing operations and overall Service Center performance to include safety, production, quality standards, shipping, receiving, scheduling, and maintenance
  • Lead and coach team members by providing support, facilitating effective performance management, cultivating a positive culture and working environment, driving business initiatives, and encouraging self-development
  • Drive and implement all pertinent OSHA and internal safety standards and processes, develop safety inspections and audits, and promote safety goals and awareness with team members
  • Ensure appropriate Food Safety ISO processes are maintained, and customer sanitation expectations are achieved
  • Provide consistently high quality and value to customers
  • Ensure flexibility to production volumes to meet customer demand
  • Set annual budgets, monitor, and control all costs of operation
  • Partner with the sales team on creative solution design and product testing to meet customer's needs
  • Drive continuous process improvement initiatives, implement improvement plans and manage change




  • 7+ years of experience in a similar operations position required
  • Bachelor's degree in relevant Operations, Business Management, or Engineering field preferred
  • Lean Process Improvement/ Six Sigma experience is a plus
  • Strong safety and compliance knowledge and the ability to recognize/correct hazardous conditions and behaviors required. 
  • Experience leading and managing direct reports to include demonstrated success in coaching, driving results, delivering performance feedback, and motivating a team
  • Proven results in identifying and implementing improvement initiatives
  • Ability to understand and be able to interpret and analyze financial and operating statements
  • Travel: Up to 10%


Why Tosca?


Do you want to work in a creative, fun, and exciting team atmosphere? Would you like to work for an established company with an excellent reputation as an employer of choice (Atlanta's Top Workplace Award winner)? Are you passionate about environmentally sound products and practices? Are you ready to take your career to the next level?

We pay a competitive hourly base rate and generous benefits including medical, vision, short-term disability, dental, a health reimbursement account (HSA), a flexible spending account (FSA), life insurance, an employee assistance program (EAP), a 401(k) plan with a 6% match with immediate vesting, paid holidays, gap holidays, paid time off (PTO), paid maternity and paternity leave, a fitness reimbursement program, education reimbursements, referral incentives, performance recognition, company parties, and more. If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, apply today!

For over 60 years, we have been at the forefront of the reusable revolution, providing packaging solutions that reduce shrink and optimize the supply chain. Our reusable plastic containers (RPCs) are a smarter packaging alternative for shipping perishable food than outdated one-way corrugated boxes. They improve product protection, lower costs, and are more sustainable than single-use packaging. We offer measurable value to suppliers, growers, and retailers.


Ready to Join the Tosca Team?


If you feel that you would be right for this Maintenance role, please complete our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!


Tosca Participates in E-Verify

Nearest Major Market: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Plant, Plant Operator, Supply Chain Manager, Plant Manager, Manager, Manufacturing, Operations, Management