Operations Manager


Sumner, WA

Industry: Manufacturing


Not Specified years

Posted 164 days ago

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*         Responsible for overall operations at an assigned plant including, but not limited to, supply management, production scheduling, manufacturing, shipping, warehouse, maintenance, people management, and implementation of change initiatives.

*         Manage effective health & safety and all related compliance, quality assurance standards and training and development of assigned staff.

*         Develops and manages budget for site operations


*         Builds a safety culture and drives the implementation of safety policies and training in compliance with the company safety program and OSHA regulations to eliminate work-related injuries

*         Sets up a review process to analyze production, quality control, maintenance and operational data to determine causes of nonconformity with product specifications and operating or production problems

*         Confers with managers to establish production and quality control standards, develop budget and cost controls, and obtain necessary data on customer orders and delivery
*         Plans, monitors and directs production and establish priorities, balancing effective customer service and cost factors and optimizing utilization of people and equipment within a just-in-time environment

*         Develops and implement operating methods and procedures designed to eliminate operating problems and improve product quality and safety

*         Oversees the revision of product schedules and priorities as a result of equipment failure or operating problems and consult with Engineering on equipment modification and other continuous improvement efforts

*         Supervises schedules and evaluates the work performance of direct and indirect reports. Fosters positive working relationships, and responds proactively to performance concerns; discipline; employee complaints, concerns or problems; and other employee relations matters. Ensures consistency in the application of Company policies and procedures

*         Partners with Regional Operations Leaders to manage the profitability for the plant. Active Champion of all quality and lean initiatives


*         5 - 10 Years' experience in manufacturing, supply chain, materials management, logistics and quality control

*         5+ Years' experience in Safety and Risk programs

*         Lean Manufacturing experience - green belt preferred

*         Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience.

This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties or responsibilities associated with the job. Other job-related duties may be assigned.

An Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer * Drug-Free Working Environment.