Sr. Operations Manager
Industrial Operations
Full Time
Anderson, Sc
1970-01-01

The Senior Operations Manager is responsible to maintain production within specific guidelines for production, efficiency, quality, labor cost, product rework, and waste amounts. The key measurements for performance management will be Safety, Quality, Cost and Delivery and other key metrics as assigned. A successful Senior Operations Manager will use cross-functional leadership, technical knowledge, and communication skills to improve on existing best practices.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain safe operations by promoting and facilitating a positive safety culture
  • Direct, Lead and Coach shift managers to achieve a high level of performance across operations
  • Improve operational metrics through effective leadership, deployment of lean and continuous improvement, learning and development initiatives 
  • Develop a culture that promotes involvement, communication, expectations, accountability, and passion for excellence
  • Plan, organize, direct and run optimum day to day operations, allocating resources effectively and fully utilize assets
  • Implement strategies in alignment with strategic initiatives and provide a clear sense of direction and focus

Minimum Qualification

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or a related field
  • 10 plus years of manufacturing experience
  • Previous leadership experience 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Experience with Lean manufacturing processes 
  • Experience leading assembly lines or people paced manufacturing processes