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Impact Recruitment Inc.
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Chemical Plant Manager

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Prince George, BC
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Full Time
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Manufacturing and Production
Management and Executive

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Salary: $165,000 -$180,000

Location: Prince George

Industry: Chemicals


A chemical plant is searching for a strong Plant Manager to lead and direct the operations with an eye to operational excellence and strong leadership. This is an exciting opportunity to work with an industry leader in their marketplace, to grow and transform the organization. Experience working in a chemical plant imperative.


Please contact Katie O’Brien for further information at 604 6898687 ext. 222 All inquiries will be treated with the strictest of confidence.



The plant manager is the most senior position in this organisation and will need to act a change agent by motivating employees, increasing plant probability and assisting in company growth. Duties include but are not limited to:   

  • Lead and direct site operations of the plant – ensuring the production and shipment of the products produced safety, environmentally sound and in a cost effective manor

  • Develop business strategies for the site and support the overall business strategy for the organisation

  • Allocate all local resources and establish internal priorities to optimize plant profitability and meet market requirements.

Safety/Environmental Responsibilities

  • Lead and support a company culture in which safety and health is the top priority

  • Lead waste minimization, continually focussing on recycling and reduction

  •  Comply and support all internal and external regularity and safety standards

Leadership Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership giving a clear mission and direction in line with the business strategies – put objective in place

  • Drive cultural change and continuous improvement

Operation Responsibilities

  • Manage the production of high quality products ensuring delivery demands are met

  • Drive and ensure core manufacturing basics are in place

Asset Management   

  • Responsible for all costs and expenses in the plant



  • 8-10 years’ experience in relevant manufacturing management

  • BSC in Chemical Engineering

  • Experience working in a unionized environment

  • Excellent leadership skills with the ability to work across a diverse workplace



  • Base salary $165,000-$180,000

  • Bonus 15%-20%

  • Extensive benefits package covering everything

  • Pension, RRSP

  • 3 weeks of vacation



Please reply with a Microsoft Word version of your resume to: [email protected], or visit to apply online.  If you would like to speak with us directly regarding this role, please contact Katie O’Brien at 6046898687 ext. #222 for more information. 


Privacy and confidentiality are important to us; as such all applications are kept strictly confidential. We will not share your information with anyone without your prior approval.  While we will only be considering qualified applicants for this particular role, if you are interested in pursuing an alternate career path, we would certainly be happy to speak with you about opportunities that fit your profile.

Posted: October 22, 2017
Closes:December 21, 2017