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Danaher Corporation Plant Manager in Nederland, Texas

At ChemTreat, we understand and respect the awe-inspiring power of water to impact industries, and to sustain and enhance lives. Our 2,000 associates across North and South America maximize this power for our customers—from power producers to food and beverage companies to the automotive industry.

When you join the nation's largest and fastest growing specialty chemical company dedicated solely to industrial water treatment, you’ll work side-by-side with those customers, helping them save millions of dollars and grow their businesses, all while protecting people and the environment. Our “whatever-it-takes” mindset allows us to turn our 50 years of experience and innovative thinking into meaningful outcomes for our customers—and rewarding careers for our people.

ChemTreat is proud to be one of Danaher's Water Quality companies (https://www.dhwaterquality.com/) . Motivated by the highest possible stakes of climate change and global health, we’re working together within a rapidly digitizing industry to find innovative technologies that guarantee the safety of our water and our environment.

We have a fantastic career opportunity available for a Plant Manager in our Nederland, Texas facility.

The Plant Manager has responsibility for all aspects of the plant operation including P&L responsibility, inventory management, process improvement, safety, regulatory compliance and culture. This role oversees a management team of direct reports and ensures the development of all 25 associates within the facility.

It is a great time to join as this plant is well under way of going through a transformation to be a state-of-the-art automated facility. This is a chance to be a part of that transformation as it all comes together. If you are a hands-on leader that is looking to continue the great momentum of a dedicated and engaged team, this could be the job for you!


  • Manage daily operations including shipping, receiving, manufacturing, inventory, and maintenance

  • Development and/or oversight of capital improvement projects, including budget and contractor management.

  • Collaborates with all functional areas within Operations, Human Resources, Sales, IT and Corporate organizations as needed

  • Regularly interface with the sales team to resolve inventory, production, or shipment issues and to ensure customer needs are consistently being met.

  • Continually drive efficiency and improvement within the operation

  • Ensure safety and efficiency of the facility

  • Test and monitor plant processes

  • Remain in compliance with facility ISO standards and all HSE guidelines

  • Prepare, analyze, and issue production and performance reports

  • Maintain all administrative records

  • Control costs to achieve company budget goals


  • 7-10 years of industrial m anagement/supervisory experience

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience

  • Lean manufacturing experience to include environmental and quality management related to hazardous waste operations, response, and material transportation regulations

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and develop teams

  • Familiarity with Lean Six Sigma and continuous improvement tools

  • Experience working in an ISO environment

  • Automation experience preferred

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.