Director of Operations

About The Company

Founded in 1929, privately owned, FDA Registered and ISO Certified, they are a globally recognized, award winning contract manufacturer that develops life saving technology. The team prides themselves on the ability to manufacture dependable, critical parts for their customers and treat their projects as their own- bringing products to life, making them safer, stronger, more powerful, and more affordable.


Serving the Med Device and Automotive industries, they partner with customers and demonstrate a deep commitment to their success. As pioneers in plastic processing and manufacturing innovation going back to the beginning days as one of the first plastic molders, and later as a beta site for the earliest scientific molding cavity pressure monitoring systems- they are leaders and not followers when it comes to technology development and are committed to investing in the newest technology and innovations. 

Your Unique Role

Take your hands-on manufacturing leadership to the next level with one of the leading Med Device and Automotive Injection Molders in the country.

  • Reporting to the COO, you will oversee and coordinate daily operations and improvement activities supporting the company’s long and short-term goals. Being responsible for effectively planning, directing, and coordinating all facility operations. Through a hands-on approach, you will achieve efficient and economical operation of the plant conforming to the established goals of safety, cost and delivery.
  • Drive efforts to support program launches, ensure quality, on-time delivery and remove scrap for production operation.
  • Champion continuous improvement in the manufacturing operations, supporting quality, cost and technology deployment for the operation and external customers.
  • Provide hands on support, working directly with the manufacturing team to develop world class processes, tooling support and provide sustaining engineering solutions to the operations team.
  • Manage all day-to-day production technical support to ensure internal and external customers’ expectations.
  • Support introduction of new programs and technologies.
  • Develop and implement process problem-solving techniques, applying them to existing programs, and drive continuous improvement results.

What Is In It For You

  • Bonus
  • Full Benefits with 401k Match
  • Join a tenured team that values culture, growth, and work-life balance in a highly technical entrepreneurial environment

Seeking a Candidate With:

  • Degree in Engineering, Industrial Technology or Business or equivalent work experience (Previous manufacturing leadership experience in a Medical Device or Automotive Injection Molding manufacturing)
  • Knowledge of precision injection molding – especially in medical and/or automotive applications
  • Experience with complex surgical device manufacturing processes such as plastic component assembly methods, pressure testing of assemblies & sterile barrier device packaging
  • Experience as a people leader with strong business acumen and analytical ability
  • Strong financial acumen especially in operational budgeting and cost management
  • A collaborative work style, including a conflict management approach that solves problems and improves relationships
  • “Roll up your sleeves” mindset – serving as a behavioral example of how to get results and build teams

Location Information

  • Indianapolis Indiana area
  • Headquartered in Shelbyville, IN 30 minutes southwest of Indianapolis which is big city, with a small town feel at the crossroads of America, and is among the fastest growing in the Midwest.
  • A city known for fast cars and blockbuster events has also gained acclaim for a flourishing culinary and brewing scene, thriving cultural institutions, cool neighborhoods, and so much more. A dynamic sports scene: Home of the Indy 500, NFL Colts, and NBA Pacers as well as many museums, zoos, parks, and festivals as Indianapolis prides itself on rich cultural heritage.
  • Has been named in the Top 10 of Places for Family Fun, Sports experiences, outdoor experiences and  is one of the top 10 “Hidden Gems” In the nation.
  • More than 90 national companies have headquarters in the city and the cost of living 8% lower than the national average.
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