Position Title:  Plant Operations Manager


Carol Stream, IL, US, 60188

Job Category:  Operations
Shift:  Shift 1
Full Time / Part Time:  Full-Time
Job Level:  Manager
Approximate Travel:  0%
Job Description: 


Rogers Corporation currently has a Plant Operations Manager opening in Carol Stream, IL.


The Plant Operations Manager is responsible for overseeing the entire manufacturing operations to ensure product quality and employee safety, meeting company objectives, directing and coordinating daily operations, and ensuring customer satisfaction.

Essential Functions:

  • Build a culture of safety and drive to zero injuries.
  • Provides guidance and coaching to direct reports
  • Partners with HR and site leadership to work on the challenges pertaining to employee morale, high turnover and employee retention 
  • Lead continuous improvement efforts in yield, scrap, productivity, on time delivery, lead times and inventory
  • Accountable for capital expenditure improvements
  • Manages production inventory for accuracy
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business, Operations Management or related. 
  • 6+ years of leadership in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience implementing processes, new practices and procedures
  • Excellent presentation, organization and writing skils
Additional Qualification Details:  No additional requirement needed

Who We Are and What We Are All About:

Rogers Corporation makes tomorrow's innovations possible. Help build a cleaner, safer and more connected world with a career at Rogers, where we make tomorrow’s innovations possible. We rely on a talented workforce to develop our cutting edge, market-leading material technologies. Our global team develops innovative specialty materials and components that enable technology in a wide array of high-growth markets. Our customers expect high performance and reliability, so we are always looking for people who can improve processes, get results and represent a best-in-class organization. People are at the heart of all our operations, and we encourage our employees to act with integrity, creativity and excellence to help drive results worldwide.

Why Work for Rogers:

It is our commitment to get “Results, but Results the Right Way.” Rogers offers an exceptional work environment and a value-driven culture modeled by leadership. Employees have access to developmental opportunities as well as top-notch benefits and incentive programs. Come join a winning team!

Rogers Corporation provides equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

About Rogers Corporation:

At Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG), we're changing how the world uses technology. We are a global leader in materials technology and manufacturing, producing engineered materials to power, protect and connect our world. With nearly 200 years of materials science and engineering experience, Rogers delivers high-performance solutions that enable global Advanced Electronics Solutions and Elastomeric Material Solutions, as well as other technologies where reliability is critical. Rogers enables the world’s leading innovators to achieve greater performance, speed to market and reliability through our renowned technical solutions support, problem-solving and application engineering capabilities. Rogers delivers market-leading solutions for energy-efficient motor drives, vehicle electrification and alternative energy, sealing, vibration management, and impact protection in mobile devices, transportation interiors, industrial equipment and performance apparel, wireless infrastructure and automotive safety and radar systems. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona (USA), Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, China, Germany, Belgium, Hungary and South Korea, with joint ventures and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.rogerscorp.com.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago