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Plant Manager


Iowa Park, TX, US, 76367

REQ ID:  41160

Sealed Air designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

Sealed Air generated $5.5 billion in sales in 2021 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 114 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description

The Plant Manager is responsible and accountable for effectively planning, directing, and coordinating all activities of the plant operations, which include:  Environmental Health & Safety, Quality, Production, Logistics, Inventory, Purchasing, and Financial Controls.


  • Identifies and develops a plant operating plan that is consistent with and supports the Global Supply Chain’s business plan and the strategic goals of the Company.
  • Determines what resources are required to successfully execute the plan.
  • Ensures standards for product quality, equipment, and operator performance are maintained and that cost-effective technology is used to maximize production.
  • Develops, monitors, and reports on operating costs within functional areas.
  • Develops and initiates the direction and necessary resources to establish leading edge safety and environmental performance objectives.
  • Leads and directs the development and deployment of key operational initiatives within Performance Management System Parameters (factory utilization improvement, process capability enhancement, customer satisfaction, employee involvement, etc.) in support of Supply Chain Vision and Values. 
  • Sets the standards, communicates, and achieves clear and measurable expectations of performance for the operation as well as direct reports.
  • Takes the lead as agent for positive change, including raising the bar on objectives to attain and sustain Performance Management System objectives.
  • Develops a culture that leverages customer relationships/satisfaction, encourages active communication, employee engagement, and talent development.
  • Works with Sales/Marketing, Engineering and Customers to understand and meet their needs.
  • The Plant Manager will demonstrate commitment to excellence inspiring, supporting, facilitating and communicating to others the drive toward zero injuries, zero waste, growth with customer, and financial achievement through leading edge operational practice.


  • BS/BA degree required.  Technical Degree preferred.
  • Must have minimum 7 years industry related experience, with at least 5 years in management desired. 
  • Experience managing over 250 total reports.  
  • P&L experience of $100MM or more.
  • Excellent communication, organization, and presentation skills.
  • Manufacturing operations and factory management experience.
  • Ability to develop, monitor, and report key performance metrics and recommend corrective action as appropriate.
  • Must excel in planning and establishing priorities while demonstrating flexibility and the ability to multi-task.
  • Must be adept at all phases of manufacturing processes:  Concept Refinement, Technology, Systems Development, Production and Deployment, Operations and Support.
  • Experience with leading and managing a diverse workforce.
  • Must be familiar with Six Sigma (Green Belt or above preferred).
  • Must be able to effectively operate in a Matrix organization.

Requisition id: 41160 

Relocation: Yes  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

Nearest Major Market: Wichita Falls

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Plant Operator, Logistics, Supply Chain, Plant, Operations, Manufacturing

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