Glass & Mirror Craft has been a leader in the region’s glass industry since its founding in 1964. What began as a provider of glass and mirrors to local glaziers and retail glass shops has become one of the most complete glass companies in the U.S
Glass & Mirror Craft requires a progressive Plant Manager to strengthen operational performance through its People and Culture. GMC is a glass & metal fabrication business that serves specific customers with defined products across the Eastern United States. The business demands a leader that has proven success generating profits through positively impacting its People and processes. The GMC Operations Team is comprised of a talented and committed staff that requires a strong leader with excellent micro and multi-management organizational skills to help the team realize Excellence. Operations require a leader who will define, teach and hold the Team to be consistent in their fundamental management skills so as to improve execution. The expectation is a Culture that embraces responsibility, ownership, and desire to exceed Operational goals. The Plant Manager understands people, creating a product, and being successful. The opportunity requires the vision and diligence to develop a Management Team who will define the path to success. Success will be defined through how well its employees realize a profitable business that customers seek to work with, Suppliers want to partner with, and the Employees commit to. The Plant Manager will report to the CEO-Owner. Compensation will be commensurate with experience and performance. The expectation will be to continue GMC’s progressive, unique growth through its people and processes. Candidate must be entrepreneurial, show 15 years of progressive experience and success and have earned an MBA. The Candidate must be able to articulate vision, grit, heart, responsibility & excellence.
JOB DESCRIPTION •Create a daily production schedule, oversee the production process, ensure the schedule is being implemented, and review and adjust the schedule where needed. •Determine the human and material resources needed to complete the schedule. Manage both resources daily to ensure targets are being met. •Work out and implement standard operating procedures for production operations and ensure they are adhered to. •Embraces and enjoys safety by ensuring all safety procedures are implemented and adhered to. •Set, implement, monitor and enforce quality standards to detect and correct problems. •Prepare and maintain production reports (ex. Daily production, rejects, monthly metrics, etc.) •Monitor and review the performance of staff and organize necessary interventions for improvement •Identify and create training where needed. •Ensure efficient collaboration and co-ordination between relevant departments including scheduling, FAB production, IG production, and shipping. •Working with managers to implement the company’s policies and goals. •Coach, supervise, motivate and steer the production team in the right direction.
JOB REQUIREMENTS •Proven track record of improving safety, understanding of quality nuts and bolts, efficiency and production rates. •Leadership capabilities that can create and develop teams and is very disciplined in reinforcing improvements. •Entrepreneurial, self-disciplined, creative and a great problem solver. •Prefer Glass experience IN FABRICATION which includes Cutting, Tempering, Insulating, Laminating with Decorative products a plus.
Glass Fabrication experience College Degree Proven experience in managing a glass plant
Glass and Mirror Craft located in Wixom, Michigan, provides custom fabricated glass and metal products and solutions for three distinct markets; window companies, glass businesses, and glaziers.
GMC’s Engineered Glass and Metal business unit focuses on design, fabrication, and project management of entranceway systems, wall systems, canopies, stairs and flooring systems, and handrail systems for... glaziers. Glass and Mirror Craft is one of the few glass fabricators that provides total solutions for glaziers with in-house design, fabrication, and management of fabricated glass, decorative glass, and custom metal products.