Plant Administrator

Fort Lupton, CO
Summit Bodyworks Truck & Van Bodies – Production /
Full-Time /
As a Plant Administrator, you will play a pivotal role in enhancing our plant operations. You will work closely with the Plant Manager to streamline processes, develop new operational strategies and support our departments by driving optimization and efficiency. This role requires a blend of administrative prowess, purchasing and sales enablement skills, and a knack for continuous improvement.

We offer a full benefits package for eligible employees including:

    • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
    • Life (Voluntary and Employer Paid) and Disability Insurance
    • 401(K) with company match beginning with your first contribution
    • HSA match up to $800 per year
    • FSA
    • Paid Time Off, Sick Time, and Company Paid Holidays
    • And an Employee Car Discount Program


    • Collaborate with Plant Manager, Production, Purchasing and Engineering teams to ensure efficient coordination of tasks are completed on time by each department so plant operations are not affected. 
    • Assist Plant Manager to design and implement innovative processes and policies for continual enhancements in plant operations.
    • Work with Warehouse and Engineering teams to verify and issue correct material quantities to work orders. 
    • Oversee the plant activity calendar, ensuring efficient scheduling and coordinating of plant maintenance activities and training.
    • Continuously improve reporting workflows, focusing on accuracy and insightful data analysis to support decision-making.
    • Develop and manage a comprehensive Sales Enablement program, crafting detailed onboarding curriculum for new employees, defining key milestones and success metrics.
    • Provide top-tier administrative support to the sales department, enhancing efficiency and facilitating smooth operations.


    • Requires frequent sitting, standing, balancing, bending or stooping for prolonged periods of time.
    • Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment.
    • Ability to communicate by providing verbal feedback in a professional manner.
    • Ability to receive and analyze data and input into the computer.
    • Normal range of hearing and vision.


    • High school diploma or equivalent.
    • Management experience in a custom manufacturing environment.
    • Experience with production, purchasing, quality, inventory control, shipping and receiving, and sales.
    • Experience in the custom vehicle industry preferred.
    • Good grasp of Kanban and Lean Manufacturing concepts and methodologies is a plus.
    • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail.
    • Ability to multi-task and work under tight deadlines.
    • Strong analytical skills.
    • Able to lead by example with a great attitude.
    • Valid drivers license.
    • Ability to successfully complete a General Abilities Assessment and Post-offer background check, physical and drug screening.


    • Type: Hourly
    • Compensation Range: $24.00 - $26.00
    • Bonus Eligibility: No
    • Reports To: Plant Manager
    • Shift: 1st
    • Closing Date: Until Filled
$24 - $26 an hour
Date Posted: 04-05-2024

All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.