Operations Manager
Operations Manager/General Foreman Reports To: Division Manager POSITION SUMMARY:
  • Directs and coordinates, through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities concerned with production of company products, utilizing knowledge of product technology, production methods and procedures, and capabilities of machines and equipment.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Plans and directs production activities and establishes production priorities for products in keeping with effective operations and cost factors.
  • Coordinates production activities with procurement, maintenance, and quality activities to obtain optimum production and utilization of human resources, machines, and operating or production problems.
  • Develop and implement operating methods and procedures designed to eliminate operating problems and improve product quality.
  • Revise production schedules and priorities as a result of equipment failure or operating problems.
  • With department manager, conducts probationary and annual performance profile on each division floor employee and recommends performance increases, retraining, transfer, or termination.
  • Recruit, interview, and select employees to fill vacant positions. May terminate employment and conduct exit interviews.
  • With the department job instructor and safety committee member, conducts orientation of new hires
  • Applies company employee relations policies in all dealing with employees.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Strong personal leadership and communications abilities. In-company job experience as above average tool maker…
  • Junior college training in mechanical technology or equivalent manufacturing industry experience.