Site Manager Corsico

Job location:
Corsico, Italy
Created moment:
February 22, 2022
Job reference:
REQ - 05263

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

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The Position

Site Manager Corsico

Job Summary


The Site Manager will be responsible for the overall management of the Plant within the various economic constraints, including contractors’ management, production planning, logistics and coordination with Supply Chain function. He/she will also manage operations by complying with the environment, health and safety regulations and quality certifications.

He/She will have the responsibility to:

  • Ensure the plant is operated according to the local corporate Environment, Health and Safety regulations and Internal procedures of the Group.

  • Maximize product quality and throughput of the plant.

  • Set and monitor budgets and expenses annually and ensure that costs are controlled

  • Fully understand and continuously improve the production processes by applying Lean Manufacturing methods and I-Cube systems.

  • Responsible for execution & management of any CAPEX projects on the site


Part of the Business Area Performance Minerals EMEA

PM EMEA industrial footprint: 80 sites in 24 countries - 3700 employees - €1.2b revenue.

Plant is situated in Corsico

Manpower of 17 employees.


  • Ensure all health and safety functions required by local and company regulations, including

all applicable mandatory Code of Practices, risk assessment programs, occupational

hygiene programs and any other programs required to ensure effective health and

safety management for the site

  • Ensure that all applicable statutory requirements are met in terms of the proper operation,

running and maintenance of machinery at the plant and as required under the

EHS rules

  • Continuously adapt production and workforce to logistics requirements to ensure optimum

delivery time in coordination with the Supply Chain Department at BA level

  • Set and monitor budgets and expenses annually and ensure that costs are controlled.

  • Ensure, on a daily basis, the cost control of the production operation comply with approved

cost budgets

  • Responsible of all required reporting on his/her perimeter

  • Ensure proper maintenance are carried out to minimize downtime and maximize working

efficiency of equipment and processes

  • Lead, train, mentor, motivate and discipline when appropriate site team

  • Manage suppliers to secure raw materials deliveries in quantity and quality in order to fulfil

customer need in time

  • Legal representative of Imerys Minerali Corsico for local authorities and responsible to maintain good relationship with authorities & communities and represent the interest of the Company towards regional and local authorities.


Education and Experience requirements

• Engineering degree: MSc / BEng in either industrial, mechanical or process. Ideally second degree in Management/Commercial.

• Good knowledge of all operations aspects (Safety, Production, Quality, Process, Capex…)

acquired during a solid hands-on experience (8+ years) within a manufacturing/industrial/mining


Italian/ English mandatory


Recognized managerial skills and leadership

• Decision-making and problem-solving skills

• Ability to work under pressure and with respect of deadlines

• Strong communication skills

• Multitasking

• Customer-oriented mindset

Position Type

Full time



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