Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Chemicals/Plastics/Paper
Expertise: Engineering/ Manufacturing production
Salary type: Monthly
Salary from: THB ฿200,000.00
Salary to: THB ฿300,000.00
Location: Rayong
Job published: 2021-06-10
Job ID: 93318
Contact name: Anantaya Kantiya

Job Description

Our client is a leading manufacturer of chemical materials.

The Plant Manager will be responsible for the following key functions:


  • Overseeing the daily operations of the plant from production and manufacturing to ensuring policies and procedures.
  • Developing the processes that will maximize stewardship, safety, quality, and productivity. Planning, organizing, directing, and running optimum day-to-day operations to exceed our customers’ expectations.
  • Increasing production, assets capacity and flexibility while minimizing unnecessary costs and maintaining current quality standards.
  • Ensuring compliance with local law for Permits.
  • Ensuring compliance with company standards for EHS, cost control, waste reduction, quality, and complete and on-time delivery at the lowest possible cost.
  • Providing leadership for problem resolution to facilitate fast improvements and improved working relationships.
  • Identifying, communicating, and driving the implementation of capital investments and improvement projects and operational best practices.
  • Managing deployment of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma techniques, quality, cost reduction, complete and on-time delivery, customer satisfaction, employee relations, visual controls, and plant performance measures.
  • Ensuring standards for product quality, equipment, and operator performance are maintained and that cost-effective technology is used to maximize production. Ensures fixed assets are preserved. Initiates recommendations on purchases of new equipment and improvements to plant property.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering or a related field. An MBA is preferred.
  • Minimum 10 years experience in manufacturing with at least 5 years at management level.
  • Background from the chemical manufacturing industry or a multi-national company is preferred.
  • Strong leadership and people management skills.
  • A track record of team development and engagement.
  • A technical background in the chemical, consumer process-related sectors is highly desirable.
  • Good command of the English language with computer proficiency. 

Our client offers an attractive benefits package with a challenging job, a good career path, and a five-day working week.