Fairmount Santrol has an immediate opening for a General Manager at its industrial sand plants to be located in Maiden Rock, Wisconsin. The General Manager is responsible for overseeing all plant operations for two underground mining facilities located in western Wisconsin, including production, maintenance, EH&S, quality and directing the work force.
Direct and coordinate all plant operations, production, quality, safety and environmental programs
Evaluate, implement, and monitor process and operating systems for efficient plant operations
Work closely with other specialists for quality control/quality assurance of production and shipments
Develop, schedule, and direct the production and maintenance operations to ensure efficient plant equipment utilization
Supervise all employees and coordinate activities of workers engaged in production and maintenance of the plant equipment
Inspects jobs in progress and at completion to ensure that standards of workmanship and safety are maintained
Maintain inventories of maintenance material, supplies, and repair parts at required levels by initiating requisitions for purchase; periodically review inventory for soundness, obsolescence, and availability
Recommend, plan and implement equipment needs to improve production efficiency and/or achieve cost reduction
Mine development and planning for mining operation
Develop and implement short and long term capital plans
Develop and maintain operating/expense budgets for quarry, wash plant, drying and screening plant
BS Degree in Engineering and experience in plant management, mineral processing, and project management, a plus
At least 10 years of experience in supervisory positions utilizing a combination of technical, managerial, and financial expertise
Project management experience
Required to work in underground mine environment
Knowledge of sand processing and the sand industry, preferred
Thorough knowledge of MSHA/safety and EPA/environmental regulations relative to plant operation and maintenance preferred
Ability to react quickly to challenges and new processing developments
Good written and verbal communication
Self-motivated, hands on individual with keen interest in quickly learning and applying new skills who can follow written/verbal instruction and meet deadlines with minimal supervision
Full-time position with competitive compensation, medical and dental benefit package, 401(k), Retirement Savings Plan, and Safety Bonus Program.
Apply online, www.fairmountsantrol.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE Fairmount Santrol is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, marital status, disability, or status as a U.S. Veteran.
Fairmount Santrol has a strong commitment to sustainable development and environmental stewardship. We strive to conduct our business in a way that respects and supports environmental and social issues while also building prosperity for our many stakeholders.