American Hardwood Industries
  • 13-Jan-2021 to 14-Sep-2021 (MST)
  • Linden
  • Linden, TN, USA
  • Full Time

American Hardwood Industries (AHI) is currently seeking a General Manager for our sawmill and kiln operation located in Linden, TN,. AHI is one of the leading producers of Appalachian and Northern hardwood lumber, manufacturing more than 110 million board feet annually and shipping to customers throughout the world. AHI is headquartered in Waynesboro, Virginia.

General Manager Summary

  • Direct and manage sawmill and kiln operations in the areas of safety, production, maintenance, profitability, and quality.
  • Strive to continuously improve all areas of mill performance

General Manager Responsibilities

  • Establish and monitor overall plant performance for safety, production, profitability, and quality standards at each location.
  • Oversee location activities to ensure the total manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Ensure the safe operation of sawmill and kiln operations. Be aware of OSHA regulations and maintain all mills in accordance withal local, state, and federal rules and regulations.
  • Manage capital asset maintenance for division.
  • Control and minimize labor overtime and repair expenses.
  • Ensure that managers maintain existing plant facilities and equipment; replaces or makes adjustments to plant facilities and equipment when necessary.
  • Provide leadership and training to accomplish the company goals and objectives.
  • Provide direction, development and leadership to location managers.
  • Encourage and foster a sense of high, positive morale among the workforce.

General Manager Qualifications

  • 4-year degree, in a related field is a plus, but not required
  • 10+ years of related management work experience desired
  • Proven ability to respectfully manage a diverse workforce
  • Proficient in MS Excel, Word, and Outlook

General Manager Pay & Benefits

  • Competitive Pay
  • Full Time
  • First Shift
  • Full Plan of Benefits

***Please refer to the "Full Job Description" button below to review our physical demands form prior to applying to this position.***

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