Siemens Plant Manager-IL in Elgin, Illinois

Plant Manager-IL

Locations:Elgin, Illinois

Job Family: Manufacturing

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Job Description

Division: Process Industries and Drives

Business Unit: Mechanical Drives

Requisition Number: 235410

Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Elgin

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Senior level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Flender Corporation, a Siemens company, is a leading global supplier for mechanical drive systems and has the reputation for highest performance, innovation, quality, and reliability of mechanical components for more than 115 years. Flender offers a broad variety of gear units and couplings and associated services, with a focus on key industries such as wind power, cement, mining, oil & gas, power generation, water & wastewater ,marine, conveyor and crane technology. Flender products and services combine the latest technology with extremely high quality and have been reliably providing the optimal transmission of power for decades.

As a wholly-owned subsidiary of Siemens, Flender unites the stability and process reliability of a global corporation with the customer proximity and pragmatism of a medium-sized company,

thus combining the best of both worlds.

Our customers value Flender as a reliable partner and a secure investment. All of our business relationships are based on trust, responsibility and traditional business ethics. In this spirit, we are excited to join with our customers in writing the next chapter of the Flender story.

Job Description:

Siemens US Talent Acquisition


FlenderCorporation is currently searching for a highly experienced Plant Manager for itsElgin, IL location. This position willreport to the CEO and fulfill a key role on the senior staff. As plant manager, this individual will havethe responsibilities of all gearbox service and repair, new gearbox assembly,testing and painting, production and manufacturing planning, leading theEnvironmental Health and Safety (EHS) program, and facilities maintenance andimprovements. A major emphasis for therole during the first year will be leading a cultural change and restructuringof business processes.


  1. Bachelors degree in Engineering,Manufacturing or related technical field.Advanced degree preferred.

  2. Minimum of 10 years manufacturingmanagement experience in gear or gearbox industry.

  3. Demonstrated ability to implement productivityimprovements and lead change initiatives.

  4. Profit focused with competencies inforecasting, budgeting and cost controls.

  5. Excellent leadership skills withdocumented success of driving employee engagement.

  6. Strong technical and projectmanagement skills in the field of Industrial Power Transmission.

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