Operations Manager - Manufacturing Plant 9/6/2016

Confidential Company Janesville, WI

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29587924
AJE Ref #
576104619
Location
Janesville, WI
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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REQUIREMENTS(_mandatory_):

1) BACHELOR\'S IN ENGINEERING

2) 5+ YEARS OF PLANT MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE IN A MANUFACTURING PLANT ONLY

3)TRACK RECORD OF HAVING MANAGED PLANT PRODUCTION-SUCCESSIVELY (REFERENCES)

OVERVIEW:

Responsibility for directing and MANAGING PLANT OPERATIONS with overall responsibilities for _production, maintenance, quality and other production related activities._

* Manages a staff of five (5) direct reports and 80 subordinates;

* Implement cost effective systems of control over capital, operating expenditures, manpower, and wages;

* Establish and monitor overall plant performance for production and quality standards;

* Control and minimize labor overtime and production rework;

* Provide leadership and training to direct reports and subordinates to accomplish company goals and objectives;

* Provide direction, development and leadership to production supervisors;

* Ensure planned KPI's of efficiency and performance are met or exceeded;

* Ensure implementation and evolution of safety program;

* Implement and drive continuous improvement activities through implementation of change management process and best practices;

* Act as liaison between production floor and internal and external customers e.g. suppliers, managers, customers;

* Optimize resource utilization by implementation of an effective production organization;

* Ensure coaching and development of resources to meet business's objectives;

* Coordinate, set up and implement standard operating procedure for all production operations;

* Ensure adherence prescribed procedures to ensure first pass quality meets or exceeds planned goals;

* Implement Lean Manufacturing Initiatives and 5S standards

* Estimate costs and set quality standards;

* Select, train, and mentor subordinates.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES

* Good verbal and written communication skills;

* Professionalism and positive attitude is a must;

* Self-motivated, self-starter;

* Ability to use all extremities to efficiently operate manual tools and power tools;

* Ability to work in a variety of environments which may include exposure to extreme heat, humidity, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, loud noise, and all weather conditions;

* Must be able to effectively communicate verbally.