Operations Manager

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    November 27, 2020
    Lafayette, IN
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    Plan, organize, direct, and lead day-to-day operations to exceed customers’ expectations

    Oversee the operations, production, quality, and HR teams

    Conduct production scheduling, planning, and purchasing while reducing backlog, minimizing unnecessary costs, and maintaining current quality standards

    Be responsible for production output, product quality and on-time shipping

    Hold complete P&L responsibility over the plant, allocate resources effectively, and fully utilize assets to produce optimal results

    Implement strategies in alignment with strategic initiatives and provide a clear sense of direction and focus

    Assist with the recruitment, management, and development of plant leadership team and staff

    Collect and analyze data to find places of waste or overtime

    Ensure compliance to plant safety policies and procedures

    Develop systems and processes that track and optimize productivity and standards, metrics and performance targets to ensure effective return on assets

    Stay up to date with latest production management best practices and concepts


    Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Business, or Management is strongly preferred

    A minimum of 10 years of operations leadership experience within a manufacturing facility (this is non-negotiable)

    Must have experience with complete P&L responsibility over plant operations

    Must have experience leading operations, production, quality, and HR teams

    Ideal candidates will have previous experience with Made2Manage

    Ideal candidates will possess understanding of Six Sigma or Lean Manufacturing strategies

    Must have knowledge of quality standards (i.e. ISO, AS, or TS) and health & safety practices and regulations

    Must be willing to learn, self-motivated, and a positive leader

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