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Trinity Industries, Inc.

General Manager

Trinity Industries, Inc. - Jonesboro, AR

TrinityRail Maintenance Services is searching for a General Manager who will oversee
manufacturing, manufacturing support and other operational functions for one of
our flagship plants based in Jonesboro, AR.  As a member of the leadership team,
the General Manager will provide
business expertise in plant management, execution of the business plan and market
development all while leading others and ensuring a positive work climate exists.


Oversee manufacturing operations, ensuring plant
safety company policy compliance
Provide leadership to operational
leaders and key functional managers within the business unit
Engage in key customer
relationships and/ or target customer relationships
Evaluate and determine key
investments in equipment, infrastructure and talent
Develop and administer financial budgets and
activities to fund operations, maximize investments and increase efficiency
Oversight of production, distribution, cost
accounting, sales and customer service
Direct and manage resources to implement tactical
business plans and programs to see work through completion
Communicate the vision for the plant and
communicates strategy and objectives effectively
Set clear and consistent expectations for
performance and leverage resources available to accomplish goals
Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by
partnering with maintenance department and vendor/contractors to coordinate
preventive maintenance requirements
Stage work and recalibrate throughout the day as
necessary to meet customer demand
Identify talent correctly and demonstrate ownership
of all aspects of plant staffing and retention
Exhibit a strong work ethic and focus on Lean Manufacturing,
safety, quality, productivity and P&L management

Requirements:Formal Education & Experience
Bachelor’s degree (preferred) plus a minimum of 15 years relatable work experience; MBA preferred
Minimum of 8 years senior leadership experience
Minimum of 3 years steel fabrication experience working with large, complex steel products
Experience with manufacturing business processes, budgeting, and overall plant operations
Experience in Lean manufacturing principles
Demonstrated experience leading and developing others through coaching and mentorship
Ability to set and manage priorities judiciously
Strong computer skills in MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Outlook
Personal Attributes
Influential and poised communicator with the ability to cultivate and maintain relationships at all levels
Demonstrate good communication skills both verbal and written; strong interpersonal skills
Experience preparing and presenting vision and strategy
Diplomatic and flexible in approaching complex solutions
Maintains composure in high pressure situations; maintains objectivity and focus
Possess active listening skills and non-verbal rapport building skills
Adaptable and open to new ideas
Actively coaches and mentors employees
Must possess high ethical standards and honesty
Strong attention to detail
Ability to travel, as needed


Why Join Trinity?
Trinity Industries offers a comprehensive benefits program. Eligible employees are offered Trinity’s standard company benefits package, which includes paid time off, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, 401(k) with match and additional retirement contributions, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, life and disability insurance.  Little known fact about Trinity Industries: Once people come to work here, they tend to stay.  Trinity is employee-focused and involved in our communities, which is probably why working for Trinity feels more like family than a large corporation.  Add in the industry leading industrial products we build, and you can see why our employees are proud to call Trinity home.  What legacy will you build?

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7 days 5 hours ago

Trinity Industries, Inc.


General Manager Trinity Industries, Inc. - Jonesboro, AR, United States


Location: Jonesboro, AR

Company Profile:
Trinity Industries, Inc. is a diversified industrial company that owns market-leading businesses which provide products and services to the energy, chemical, transportation, and construction sectors. Trinity reports its financial results in five principal business segments: the Rail Group, the Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group, the Inland Barge Group, the Construction Products Group and the Energy Equipment Group. Our common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TRN.