Director of Operations

Building Construction

About The Company

Founded over 50 years ago and privately held, my client is a global leading injection molder developing and manufacturing high quality molded items for the retail/consumer industry.

 

Since day one, they have worked closely with their customers to create products that bring real value to millions of consumers. Their reputation for quality, innovation, and value has helped them become a global brand, and they are committed to innovation, quick time to market, and customer needs. Their in-house R&D and Design team allows them to quickly bring new products to market and they are also dedicated to finding sustainable solutions to plastic waste, using "good plastic" that can be easily reused and recycled, as well as recycled polypropylene and polyethylene in our products.

Your Unique Role

Join a leading Injection Molder in growth mode to boost your career.

 

Reporting directly to the CEO, you will play a crucial role in overseeing and optimizing the manufacturing processes to ensure efficiency, quality, and safety as well as being responsible for leading and developing teams, implementing policies and Oversee day-to-day manufacturing operations, ensuring production targets, quality standards, and delivery schedules are met.

  • Oversee day-to-day manufacturing operations, ensuring production targets, quality standards, and delivery schedules are met.
  • Develop and implement policies, procedures, and best practices to optimize manufacturing processes and enhance operational efficiency.
  • Identify areas for improvement and implement initiatives to streamline workflows, reduce costs, and maximize productivity.
  • Monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) and metrics to track progress and identify opportunities for optimization.
  • Provide strategic leadership and directions to the operations team, fostering a culture of collaboration, accountability, and continuous improvement.
  • Promote a positive work environment that prioritizes safety, quality, and efficiency.  
  • Oversee day-to-day maintenance and engineering, ensuring safe and smooth operation of the manufacturing equipment.
  • Collaborate with other departments including engineering, supply chain, and sales to coordinate activities, resolve issues, and ensure alignment with company goals, and objectives.
  • Participate in strategic planning and decision-making processes to drive business growth and profitability.

What Is In It For You:

  • World Class Medical Benefits
  • Full relocation
  • Innovative and dynamic culture that is on the cutting edge of advancing technology

Seeking a Candidate With:

  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire teams.
  • Strong understanding of lean manufacturing principles, continuous improvement methodologies, and quality management systems.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and implement policies, procedures, and best practices to drive operational excellence.
  • Experience with injection molding processes is highly desirable.
  • Fluency in Spanish is a plus.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to make data-driven decisions.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage multiple priorities effectively.

Location Information

  • Confidential**- South  The area feels like a small town but is only 20 minutes from a major metropolitan city with a number of outdoor activities and beautiful weather
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