Operations Manager

Rahway, New Jersey Permanent USD125,000 - USD170,000 per year
  • Reports Directly into the Vice President, Operations
  • Position Comes with 6 Direct Reports & 100 Indirect

About Our Client

Our Client is an internationally recognized organization with a 40+ year history, providing high-reliability, connectivity, power and control solutions for various industries in Aerospace, Defense and Space. The Organization serves as the aviation industry's premier designer/manufacturer of mission-critical power electronics.

Job Description

  • Primary responsibility for overall profit and loss of business unit product lines.
  • Communicate and lead operations team through organizational changes. Provide motivation and leadership, and model behavior expected.
  • Work closely with Business Unit Manager understand customer requests and grow the business.
  • Support the development of new product introduction with tasks of the New Product Development Group and Sales
  • Develop and maintain compliance to all approved operating budgets.
  • Maintain daily cost, schedule, and quality metrics on Production floor.
  • Ensure operations conform to federal, state, and local regulations.
  • Provide the leadership and management necessary for the continuous improvement of the unit's processes and overall performance to objectives and goals.
  • Maintain inventory levels within established limits.
  • Manage multiple projects and deadlines and easily adapt to changing situations.
  • Computer literacy - shop floor control, production planning, and inventory control applications
  • Responsible for the proper staffing and performance reviews of all business unit personnel
  • Support ISO facility implementation and re-certification on a yearly basis
  • Thorough knowledge of all manufacturing methods and techniques, and related equipment.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Production/Ops Management, Engineering, or related discipline.
  • At least 5 years of progressive manufacturing experience and responsibilities, 3 of which must be in a management / supervisory capacity.
  • Good communications and presentation skills--both verbal and written
  • Comfortable working as a collaborative partner with the engineering, service, marketing, customer care and related organizations to deliver world-class services.
  • Expert at motivating internal personnel in a demanding emerging market and organization model
  • Requires a broad technical or administrative experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Demonstrated effective Project Management.
  • Must be proficient with MS Office, including Outlook, Excel, Word, & Power Point

What's on Offer

  • Salary: $125,000 - $170,000 Plus 10% Bonus (Performance Based)
  • People-Focused Policies
  • Career Development
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Coverage
  • Generous Paid Time Off
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Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Operations Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
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