$150k - $225k Per Year

Job Type



14 days ago


Arlington, TX


GENERAL MANAGER – Tier I Automotive

Salary: 150K to 225K + Bonus

Relocation Assistance Provided


Our client is a World Class Tier I automotive supplier that has a relatively new plant located Arlington, TX that has an immediate need to fill their position of GENERAL MANAGER. This company is a multi billion dollar company with over 20,000 employees globally. The successful candidate will have at least 5 years HANDS ON experience working as GENERAL MANAGER or PLANT MANAGER or similar within the Tier I automotive environment. A BS degree is required. 


The selected candidate will be charged with the following responsibilities: 

  • Full P&L and Budget Responsibilities
  • Leadership of high-performing team of managers and sub-ordinates
  • Lead operations in a large scale Tier 1 facility with over 400 employees in a unionized and union free environment.   
  • Spearhead and implement new management systems that align with corporate goals and philosophies
  • Institute an environment focused on Safety, Efficiency, Loss prevention and Profitability 
  • Oversee reporting to Corporate Head Office
  • Initiate new systems to improve profitability and waste reduction
  • Implement Lean and TPS philosophies
  • Oversee and lead all main departments - Quality, Engineering, HR and Finance


Ideal candidates for this position will possess the following: 

  • Change agent experience would be helpful.  The plant is up and running but at a rough pace.  Personalized on the ground experienced leadership is required in a sea of new operation opportunity.
  • Experience over sales and marketing as well as Program Launch would be beneficial
  • Strong entrepreneurial spirit
  • People skills are ESSENTIAL.
  • Strong commitment to safety and quality
  • Significant involvement in the development and implementation of TPM, LEAN and SIX SIGMA (where applicable) 
  • Key decision making ability 
  • Background in P&L responsibility


Exceptional salary and benefits package!!