General Manager

Direct Hire

Minneapolis, MN

chemical engineering, operations management, plant manufacturing, facilities management, MBA

 

Do you have a passion for cutting-edge technology focused on environmental awareness and next-generation biomass engineering?  Our client has developed a technology that burns more efficiently, releases fewer emissions, creates less waste, and contributes to a cleaner planet!  If you are an Engineer who wants to change how we help our planet, this is the job for you. 

This individual will support executive leadership effectiveness by recruiting, selecting, training, counseling, and disciplining employees. Communicate values, strategies, and objectives with established plans, budgets, and result measurements. Coordinate all raw material procurement, production policies and actions from the staff. Build a global company image by collaborating with customer, government and community organizations.  Support technical education program. Maintain production quality by establishing and enforcing organization standards. Develop international market knowledge and participates in professional societies.

Required Qualifications:
 • Minimum of a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA)
 • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience as a Facilities and/or Operations management role.
 • Experience with processing chemical compounds in high heat-and high-pressure machinery 
 • Facilities and Operations management
 • Ability to travel extensively
 • Strong financial forecasting background
 • Strong contract negotiation skills

Preferred Qualifications:
 • Knowledge of fluid dynamics
 • Experience with processing facilities utilizing dry and liquid stocks
 • Chemical engineering

Up to 70% International travel is expected during the first year, but may lessen as business progresses.

Relocation to Western Wisconsin area future plant provided for ideal candidate.

OPEN TO U.S. CITIZENS ONLY. Due to the nature of the work, only U.S. citizens (either born or naturalized) will be considered for this role. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin. This position does not qualify for sponsorship. NO THIRD PARTY RESUMES PLEASE. Applicant must be able to prove authorization to work in the US as part of Form I-9 verification.

If you are interested and available for this position please use the apply process where you found this job or apply directly on our website at the following URL: http://www.newtownsolutions.com/show_job.cfm?ID=00003428&SRC=NTS