Operations Manager

(#10181) - Southern California
Industry: Concrete Block, and Pavers

United Employment Group is seeking an Operations Manager in Southern California.

Description:

This position is responsible for strategic planning and daily operations related to employee safety, product quality, production efficiency, preventative maintenance, capital improvement and regulatory compliance.

 

Responsibilities: 
  • Building competent leadership and supporting teams through employee development to drive continuous improvement at all levels.
  • Able to provide advice and services to maintain and improve plant efficiencies
  • Manufacturing metrics / variances, best practices, budgeting, forecasting, procedure manuals and business correspondence.
  • Accountable for goals and the financial components of all operations.
  • Develop and maintain methods and procedures to help reduce manufacturing costs and costs of related services within plants and assigned region
  • Researching and implementing manufacturing best practices
  • Breaking down annual/monthly goals into meaningful plant metrics communicating these goals and results to direct reports
  • Collaborate with safety, human resources, finance and sales as needed to achieve goals
  • Facilitate accurate reporting of production and inventory

 

Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Engineering or related field
  • 5+ years’ experience in Plant or Operations Management
  • Technical Manufacturing knowledge and understanding of the Concrete Products industry.
  • Process improvement understanding with successful prior implementations (OEE, 6 Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, etc).
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
  • Exhibit strong leadership skills while maintaining and developing a team atmosphere and commitment to Safety.
  • KPI driven
  • Demonstrate the ability to delegate, train, motivate and hold employees accountable.
  • Exhibit strong oral and written communication skills and effectively present information to top management.
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