Operations Manager


Pawtucket, RI

Industry: Automotive


Not Specified years

Posted 30 days ago

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Plant Operations Manager Summary:

The Operations Manager directs all production activities within the manufacturing facility. They will lead the day-to-day activities within the plant and ensure that production schedules, products, and deliveries meet the customers quality standards at minimum costs.

Plant Operations Manager Job Responsibilities:

  • Directs and supervises Production Supervisors, Shift Superintendent and all plant operations team members to ensure correct, accurate and timely completion of production and delivery schedules.
  • Responsible for the objectives necessary to meet production, quality and plant safety standards.
  • Constantly monitors processes to assure the objectives are met and timetables are kept.
  • Works with support personnel to assure that materials, quality, accounting, and personnel needs will be met in order to avoid interruption of production.
  • Responsible for meeting established goals.
  • Evaluates production requirements and determines production schedules.
  • Responsible for identification, implementation and verification of continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Follows work-in-process to assure work is proceeding satisfactorily.
  • Studies, institutes and maintains efficient and safe work practice procedures and facilities.
  • Keeps abreast of safety requirements and new developments in order to maintain an injury free, highly efficient plant operation.
  • Improves the abilities, skills and knowledge of production personnel through appropriate instruction and training.
  • Assures strict compliance with all quality control standards by maintaining a current and complete acquaintance with quality.
  • Jointly establishes individual objectives through analysis of, and familiarity with, each individual's job functions.
  • Understanding and participating in HSE&E practices, which are applicable to their job function.
  • Reporting accidents, occupational illnesses, and HSE&E emergencies.
  • Ensures compliance with all safety procedures and ensures safe working procedures in assigned production areas.
  • Follows safety regulations and enforces compliance with company safety rules and regulations.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree (BS or BA) is required.
  • New Program Launch experiencerequired.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks effectively.
  • Must have recent experience in Automotive Industry.
  • Manufacturing experience including several years of supervisory experience.
  • Experience with TS/ISO requirements.
  • Effectively and professionally communicate.
  • Solid understanding of Continuous Improvement and Lean Manufacturing methodologies and proven track record of implementation.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and decision making ability.
  • Ability to motivate a team environment, help drive results, and delegate authority to subordinate personnel.


$110K - $130K