Universal Presentation Concepts
  • Madison, WI, USA
  • Full Time

Universal Presentation Concepts (UPC) of Madison, WI is looking to hire a full-time Plant Manager. Are you an energetic leader who is ready to take your manufacturing and production career to the next level with an established company who values and supports its employees? Are you a highly motivated person who also enjoys seeing others succeed? If so, please read on!

This Plant Manager position pays a competitive wage commensurate with experience and skills. We also offer fantastic benefits and perks including a health insurance plan with 60% of the single level premium company-paid, dental, vision, a 401(k) plan after the first year with 50 cents paid for every dollar contributed up to 6% of your salary, short-term disability, long-term disability, life insurance, paid time off after the first year, 6 paid holidays, monthly & quarterly perfect attendance incentives, employee appreciation luncheons and awards, anniversary and birthday awards, a casual work environment, great coworkers, and opportunities for training and growth. If this sounds like the opportunity that you've been looking for, apply now!


For over 40 years, we have been manufacturing retail store fixtures and point-of-purchase displays in Madison, WI. We cater to a wide range of industries including stationery, gift, housewares, home appliances, and sporting goods. We have become the industry leader in designing and manufacturing quality fixtures and displays for consumer products and are proud that our products are made in America! We are unique because we have many processes done in-house. We work with a variety of materials on a daily basis. Our processes include: large format printing, silk screening, CNC machining, vacuum forming, edge banding, finishing, plastic fabrication, custom/studio work, assembly and packaging, warehouse and shipping.

We are an employee-centric company. We believe that our continued success is dependent on the well-being of our valued employees. We provide a solid benefits program, a positive work environment, and ample opportunities for training and growth.


As a Plant Manager, you are responsible for the management of every aspect of production from receipt of the design request through machining, fabrication, packaging, and shipping. Your excellent leadership and ability to maintain an environment of accountability keeps everything running like a well-oiled machine. You direct all employees engaged in production such as department managers machine operators, cabinet makers, and fabricators. Your ability to collaborate with other departments is also a key to your success.

You are passionate about efficiency, quality control, and safety! You carefully inspect materials, products, and equipment for defects or malfunctions. You are goal-oriented and hire, train, motivate, mentor, and coordinate employees with an understanding of the important role that they play in the efficient production of quality products. Your good people and problem-solving skills help resolve problems and grievances.

While you enjoy engaging your analytical mind as you apply metrics to adjusting processes and procedures, you don't mind getting "hands-on" with your team. You analyze records, taking into consideration policies, equipment, and labor as you determine standards, budgets, and goals. Using this information, you also get to help plan and develop new products and processes. Your attention to detail ensures that records are kept accurate and up-to-date.


  • Minimum of 10 years in manufacturing experience, woods and plastics preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years operational management role
  • A bachelor's degree in manufacturing, engineering, or business administration
  • Intermediate computer skills with Microsoft Office software
  • Advanced interpersonal and supervisory skills to lead production team

Are you revenue-oriented and customer-focused? Do you have exceptional time management and organizational skills? If so, then you might just be perfect for this management position!


In this position, you would generally work the day shift on Monday through Friday from 6 am - 4 pm but would need the ability to work with 2nd and 3rd shifts as needed.


If you feel that you would be right for this job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!

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