Associate Director of Operations

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POST DATE 8/27/2016
END DATE 3/16/2017

Tyco Fire and Security Marinette, WI

Marinette, WI
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree


Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi industrial leader serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. Our 130,000 employees create intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions, integrated infrastructure and next generation transportation systems that work seamlessly together to deliver on the promise of smart cities and communities. Our commitment to sustainability dates back to our roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. We are committed to helping our customers win and creating greater value for all of our stakeholders through strategic focus on our buildings and energy growth platforms. For additional information, please visit or follow us @johnsoncontrols on Twitter.

Johnson Controls is currently hiring a Director of Operations for our Marinette, WI location.


Leads manufacturing operations at the site. This facility is principally a combination of diverse functions of fabrication/assembly and chemical formulation

Provides leadership and direction to dotted line local management support of co-located R&D

functions to assure successful completion of common goals and objectives

Establishes and executes the production plan based on requirements

Incorporates and drive safety culture within the organization

Administers policies consistent with company or Corporate policies, directs and supervises the application of such policies to the Plant's operations

Maintains a thorough knowledge to manage manufacturing processes & production activities

Maintains a thorough up-to-date knowledge of specifications & compliance standards required by customers & regulatory agencies

Collaborates with other services to enhance quality of service to Customers with special focus to on- time delivery

Initiates & drives continuous organizational and cost out improvement projects. Manages plants budget
Provides oversight to the implementation of ISO

Reviews and makes strategic recommendations for special machinery. Works closely with NPI Engineering.



Educational Requirement: Bachelors Degree in Mechanical, Industrial or Chemical Engineering

Minimum 10 years progressive experience in Mfg. including experience in mfg. or product engineering, mfg. supervision/production mgt. and planning, thorough understanding of the entire supply chain and materials management process/flow is needed

Experience in metal working and welding environment/fabrication and assembly

Knowledge of chemical formulation process and/or background in production/operation of a chemical facility is a plus

Record of accomplishment in driving improvements in service, cost, quality and safety Ability to manage large projects

Demonstrated knowledge of Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing and ISO

IMPORTANT REQUIREMENTS Ability to mentor and develop employees
Proven team building skills
Good delegation skills

Ability to work hands on as direct manager of the site while driving strategic growth of the facility.

Ability to navigate within a highly structured matrix organization