Plant Controller


Kearny, NJ, US, 07032-4398

Function:  Finance and Accounting
Audience:  Experienced Professional
Work Arrangement:  On Site
Requisition ID:  62885


Why Join Owens Corning?

Join an organization that believes that every employee owns a piece of our bold growth goals and ultimate success. We are a market-leading innovator that has placed on the Fortune 500®. Owens Corning is devoted to delivering sustainable solutions across our three business segments while striving to ensure our people and products make the world a better place. What sets us apart?


  • We take pride in having an inclusive and diverse workplace with employees around the globe. 


  • We are a company that fully recognizes the importance of paving a path to a sustainable and safe enterprise through investing in our people.


  • By being a company that instills pride within every employee, we aspire to build market-leading businesses; global in scope - human in scale.


Who You Are

  • You encompass the OC Values – Caring, Committed, Curious, Collaborative
  • You have a bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, or a relevant discipline (MBA, CMA, CPA preferred)
  • You can be flexible and effectively manage competing priorities.
  • You have the ability to operate within a matrixed organization.
  • You encompass some ERP experience.
  • You desire to lead in a manufacturing setting.


About Kearny Roofing & Asphalt

The Kearny Plant is a part of the OC Roofing Business Segment.

  • Key Fact 1: Founded in 1957 by Lloyd A Fry Roofing; Purchased by Owens Corning in 1977
  • Key Fact 2: 115 hourly employees represented by 2 unions including 29 non-union employees.
  • Key Fact 3: Successful rebuild in 9 months after Superstorm Sandy devastated the plant in October 2012
  • Key Fact 4: Strong I&D plant culture, hosted several I&D onsite initiatives: MLK Hygiene Kits, Hispanic Heritage, Veteran’s Day, Mental Health Awareness, Pride Month, Courageous Conversations and Women in Operations just to name a few.


As the Site Leader, I am excited to share this incredible opportunity with you! Our manufacturing plant has achieved record year-over-year production and process improvements. We value teamwork and collaboration, and our cohesive team is dedicated to making a positive impact on our employees, local community, and the environment. This is one of the many reasons we are America’s most trusted roofing brand. We take pride in our commitment to excellence, continuous improvement, and employee development.  Joseph Netter


What You Will be Responsible For

As the Kearny Plant Controller, you will be primarily responsible for the following –

  • Living the safety stand, while adhering to all safety standards and responsibilities.
  • Ensuring the proper existence of & adherence to compliance and internal controls.
  • Partnering with Plant Leader to lead operations planning & plant processes.
  • Conducting financial planning, forecasting, reporting & analysis to create financial transparency and to encourage effective decision-making.
  • Actively leading and contributing within a cross-functional leadership team.
  • Driving plant productivity.
  • Managing site security functions
  • Leading the Shipping/Receiving/Sourcing Department which consists of two (2) nonunion staff members and seventeen (17) union staff members.


Owens Corning is an equal opportunity employer.



About Owens Corning

Masonite is now proudly part of Owens Corning. Owens Corning is a global building and construction materials leader committed to building a sustainable future through material innovation. Our four integrated businesses – Roofing, Insulation, Doors, and Composites – provide durable, sustainable, energy-efficient solutions that leverage our unique material science, manufacturing, and market knowledge to help our customers win and grow. We are global in scope, human in scale with more than 25,000 employees in 31 countries dedicated to generating value for our customers and shareholders, and making a difference in the communities where we work and live. Founded in 1938 and based in Toledo, Ohio, USA, Owens Corning posted 2023 sales of $9.7 billion. For more information, visit

Owens Corning is an equal opportunity employer.