Operations Manager

Confidential Company  •  Iowa City, IA

11 - 15 years experience  •  Manufacturing / Plastics

$90K - $110K ($80K - $100K base + $10K)
Posted on 12/07/17 by Bella Maryanovsky
Iowa City, IA
11 - 15 years experience
Manufacturing / Plastics
$90K - $110K
($80K - $100K base + $10K)
Posted on 12/07/17 by Bella Maryanovsky

Operations Manager-


The Operations Manager is responsible for directing and coordinating the day-to-day operations of the manufacturing facility. You will be an integral part in developing the management team and in-house talent for years to come.

This person will manage real-time operations that facilitate the maximization of resources to achieve customer satisfaction, plant productivity goals and schedule adherence.

About the Company:

A global packaging manufacturer bringing over 60 years of experience is looking to expand their team. They offer a competitive benefits package in addition to a lot of growth opportunity. Many of their products dominate the consumer marketplace in both household and food products. Their primary processes include both injection molding and blow molding. They operate in over 30 countries, have 100+ plants and over 10, employees. 

The Optimal Candidate will have the following:

  • Proven track record of utilizing lean methodologies
  • History of TPM & AM experience
  • Experience with 5S, Kaizen and Root Cause Analysis

Location: Iowa City, IA

Iowa City is the 5th largest city in the state of Iowa. They are located just south of Cedar Rapids and have a population near 75,. In 2008, Forbes Magazine named Iowa City as the second-best small metropolitan area for doing business in the United States. Being a college town, with the University of Iowa situated center city, it has a lot of collegiate spirit and big city offerings. History buffs will enjoy the plentiful museums and historical sites, geologists can forage the Devonian Fossil Gorge and outdoor enthusiasts can play on the various trails, recreational centers and Literary walks. Iowa City prides itself on having multiple golf courses as well as waterways to entertain.

They offer the following benefits:

  • Health and Wellness Care Program
  • Dependent Care Cost Savings Program
  • Recognition programs
  • Promotional opportunities
  • 401K Retirement Plan and excellent Matching Plan
  • Medical, dental, vision plan
  • Education assistance program
  • Short term, long term and life insurance paid by Company
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays


CEO Inc. is an award-winning, full service search firm that centers on people and is committed to finding the right fit for our candidates and clients alike. For over 20years CEO Inc. has successfully placed top professionals in the areas of manufacturing, finance/accounting, sales, healthcare, executive management and other disciplines with industry-leading companies. Eric Murphy is our National Practice Leader in the Advanced Composite area and has actively consulted with the top firms in the industry for the past 7 years.


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