Plant Controller

A Plant Controller job in Tacoma, WA, is available at Milgard Windows and Doors. We are looking for a finance professional with a manufacturing background who can be a strong business partner with the Operations, Sales, and HR functions at our manufacturing facility. While the position is part of a matrix organization and reports up through Milgard Finance, the position is also part of the location leadership team responsible for driving the execution of operational and financial goals. In addition to supporting traditional accounting functions, they are also responsible for budgeting and forecasting and financial, operational, and sales analysis. Milgard Windows & Doors is the leading manufacturer of windows and doors in the Western United States with operations in Washington, Oregon, and California. Milgard was recently acquired by MI Windows, creating additional opportunities for growth and synergies between these two industry leaders.

Plant Controller job responsibilities include:

  • Apply business acumen and a bias for data-driven decision-making to be an effective business partner
  • Works with location management to develop monthly financial forecasts annual operating plans
  • Analyzes location financial, operational, and sales results and partners with functional leaders to address performance gaps and drive solutions
  • Participates in continuous improvement activities and validates savings achieved during these events
  • Supports Corporate Finance during month-end close and supports the maintenance of general and subsidiary ledgers, accounts receivable, revenue distribution, depreciation, fixed assets, inventory, and operating expenses
  • Ensures the location has adequate internal controls to address financial statement risk (SOX 404), fraud risk, and company assets protection.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting Required, Advanced degrees, and certifications preferred.
  • Five plus years of experience in Finance or Accounting with a clear progression of increased responsibilities
  • Experience in manufacturing is strongly desired; Lean or other Continuous Improvement (CI) experiences are highly valued.
  • Must be experienced in month-end closing, financial statement reporting, cost accounting, budgeting, forecasting as well as financial and operational analysis
  • Advanced skills with Excel and Business Intelligence (BI) tools are desired.

Milgard is growing with a track record of strong financial performance, which creates opportunities for team members. A great opportunity to learn our business and show what you can do to build a great team and organization. We have a robust total reward offering, including:

  • Performance Bonus Incentive – your efforts are rewarded!
  • Vacation and Sick pay
  • Medical/Dental/Vision – Milgard picks up the majority cost of these important benefits!
  • 401k Savings Plan
  • Tuition assistance – continue your education; we will help!
  • Career growth opportunities – take on more responsibility and grow!

If you are interested in our Plant Controller job in Tacoma, WA, please apply now. To learn more about Milgard’s products, services, and culture, visit our website at We have built our success on our foundational philosophy of Respect, Service, and Excellence. Milgard Windows & Doors is a great place to grow your career as we continue to build an even greater organization!



Full time
Salary Range
$92,000.00 - 136,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Tacoma, WA 98417, US
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