Director of Operations
Job Type : Fulltime/Salary
NOW HIRING FOR DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS!
Based out of Lincoln, our client is the largest and most diverse privately-held metal finishing company in North America. They are a growth-oriented company with expertise in customer relations, quality, supply chain management, and continuous improvement.
Benefits and Features:
Professional skills training
Development resources and services
Environmental, safety, and health training
Your Role within the Company: As the Director of Operations, you will be responsible for directing manufacturing operations through the development, execution and continuous improvement of lean strategies.
Contributes to the development and execution of people resource strategies in assigned value streams according to Beliefs & Drivers (core values):
Deliver on people metrics (reviews, turnover, wellness, & internal fills)
Develops, Implements, and sustains lean manufacturing practices to ensure value stream profitability by exceeding company requirements and continuous improvement of Safety, Quality, Productivity, and delivery.
Contributes to manufacturing operational strategies by providing information, analysis, and recommendations to peer group & senior management
Establishes manufacturing operational strategy for value stream by evaluating manufacturing trends; establishing critical measurements; determining production, productivity, quality, and customer-service strategies.
Ensures conformance to customer requirements per ISO-9001, TS-16949 and ISO 14001 standards.
Bachelor’s Degree with 8 years of experience in managing manufacturing operations and people development
5 years demonstrated experience in continuous improvement
In-depth knowledge and application of manufacturing practices – Lean, Kaizen, 5s, and Value Stream
Must have experience and success with positive people practices and creating a culture of trust and engagement
Preferred: Advanced degree – technical or MBA