NOTE: Please DO NOT submit your application for this opening via this Application Portal. Rather, submit your application materials to the email address provided below so that the employer can receive and review your application.

REHAU is the premium worldwide brand for polymer-based innovations and systems in construction, automotive and industry. You encounter our systems every day, without noticing them. While they may be invisible, their benefit is always tangible. More than 20,000 employees at 170 locations worldwide apply their expertise and innovative capabilities to ensure the continuous growth of our independent privately-held company. People drive REHAU. To us, fostering the development of a diverse group of employees is of central significance. We will advance your career if you are willing to perform and display a readiness to apply yourself.
We are looking for someone who will embrace our corporate culture, values and principles. We promote personal development, self initiative and a sense of responsibility in order to support all our employees in fully developing their individual strengths.
REHAU is seeking an ambitious, experienced Plant Manager for its North American Automotive business operations.

Plant Manager Automotive


  • Entrepreneurial responsibility for automotive plant
  • Leadership, planning, organizing, coordination of personnel, production, quality management, security/safety, energy, competitiveness, maintenance, investment, continuous improvement processes
  • Responsible for plant results, risk management and complying with all legal requirements and duties of the company
  • Oversee cost control and inventory processes
  • Represent the plant/company externally


  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Business, Master Degree preferred
  • 5+ year's experience in a similar function preferred (plant management/operations leadership), ideally in the automotive field
  • Strong entrepreneurial spirit including experience managing operations and budgets
  • Demonstrated experience with continuous improvement and project management
  • Strong decision making skills
  • Highly dedicated and achievement-oriented
  • Excellent communication skills at varying levels within the organization
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to handle multiple environments

Salary and Benefits:

  • Positive culture, diverse working environment, team-oriented atmosphere
  • Competitive salary, paid vacation and holidays
  • Health/dental/vision/prescription insurance (BCBS)
  • Free life and short-term disability insurance
  • 401-K with exceptional company match

Start date: asap

How to apply:

Please submit your application materials to Jana Schroeder at Jana.Schroeder[at] (subject line: Application Plant Manager). Referrals are welcome.