Our Client Company is a leading aluminum extrusion company serving automotive, furniture, marine, government, construction, electronics, sporting equipment and utilities customers with a complete line of extrusions, ranging from standard shapes in raw lineals, to complex custom extrusions. Please submit your updated resume if you believe you may have the qualifications and experience I am seeking to fulfill their Operations Manager position in Central, MI.
The Operations Manager directs the manufacturing operation of the plant, with a goal of producing the best, consistently high-quality product in the most efficient, cost-effective manner possible. This individual also strives to affect long-term planning and continuous process improvement initiatives (e.g., 5S, GEMBA, Lean). Additionally, the Operations Manager reviews the operating equipment with the Maintenance Manager and initiates proposals for new or replacement equipment. This role also oversees the production process, and manages the Foreman and the Production Scheduling Department. Importantly, he or she directly champions the areas of logistics, materials, supply chain, planning, and manufacturing functions.
Requirements: (Note: Only candidates with the following qualifications will be considered.)
• A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering • Ten-plus years of management experience with a hands-on work style • Keen understanding of ISO • Experience with Lean Manufacturing • Strong leadership skills • Experience leading projects to completion • Demonstrated attention to detail • Management background in an extrusion environment with union shop experience (desired, but not required)
Competitive salary and a comprehensive employee benefits package, including medical, dental and vision insurance, generous paid vacations, holidays and personal time off, a 401(K) plan (after one year of employment), and more.
Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
Interested and qualified, or do you know someone who might be? To apply, please click on the following link and email your updated resume in a Word format, *highlighting the necessary requirements* and indicating position of interest. Please specify “Operations Manager – EAOM” in the subject line. Our Client is an Equal Opportunity Employer.