Director of Operations

WorkflowOne   •  

Fresno, CA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 96 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Selects, develops, trains and motivates staff to ensure attainment of short and long term growth objectives.
  • Directs the Production, Quality, and Support functions in the operation of a multiple shift manufacturing facility, including development of a highly responsive team.
  • Directs the plant team on quality & service improvement and continuous improvement in all aspects of the business.
  • Develops and improves measurement and control systems to ensure highly effective performance in the areas of productivity, quality and cost containment.
  • Develops business plans and budgets to contribute to the overall growth and profitability of the Company.
  • Oversees the effective management of inventory control, warehousing, planning/scheduling and delivery.
  • Identifies areas requiring improvements and ensures the appropriate production or administrative functional areas implement necessary actions.
  • Directs the development of preventive maintenance programs for the physical facility and plant equipment.
  • Responsible for promoting and maintaining a safe work environment in compliance with OSHA and company standards for all employees.
  • Remains informed of competitive activities, trends in the market, as well as maintains a sound relationship with customers.
  • Evaluates processes and technology and looks for ways to innovate and gain competitive advantage while ensuring strong investment payback.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS Business, Industrial Engineering, Graphic Arts, Printing Management or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 10+ years broad management experience in a manufacturing environment including some time in a plant manager position.  
  • Experience with label printing/converting strongly preferred.
  • A motivator with a passion for safety, quality, and service and creating a winning team.
  • Previous experience with facility budgeting, productivity measurement, sound manufacturing practices, inventory control, production scheduling.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and ability to comfortably and confidently interact with employees, customers, sales, and senior management.
  • Strategic planning and demonstrated skills at writing implementable business plans.
  • Adaptability; ability to balance needs of production and sales/customers.
  • Intermediate PC Skills - Computer / measurement systems knowledge; proficient in spreadsheet applications, web browser / internet navigation.
  • Strong planning / organizational skills
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to effectively manage and motivate employees.
  • Results oriented
  • Ability to find innovative approaches to solving problems and accomplishing goals.
  • Ability to travel 10-20%


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with flexo and digital label printing to exacting quality standards.
  • Master’s Degree in Business Administration.

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