Kingston Economic Development Corporation Operations Manager in Kingston, Ontario
Our client, a local successful mid-sized manufacturing company, has an immediate career opportunity for an Operations Manager to oversee two manufacturing sites. This position seeks a strong leader to passionately guide strategic vision, day-to-day operations and long-term growth objectives.
Report to President
Provide technical leadership in lean manufacturing, engineering, quality, maintenance, process/continuous improvement, supply chain, warehousing and inventory control.
Create or improve processes and procedures to meet/exceed corporate performance.
Lead operational excellence programs to ensure plant meets goals and objectives.
Provide support and expert advice/guidance/mentoring.
Develop and conduct supplier audits while sourcing new potential suppliers as required.
Analyze reports and take corrective action to ensure optimal performance.
Oversee planning and forecasting and monitor financials.
Keep current with technological changes, governmental regulations and industry trends.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:
A degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering preferred
Exposure to sheet metal product manufacturing an asset
In depth experience in engineering and product development
A minimum of 10+ years senior management experience in a manufacturing environment
Proven record of implementing strategic projects from start to finish
Effective leadership skills, with a strong focus on operations and business processes
Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma
High level of integrity, confidentiality and accountability
Sound analytical thinking, planning, prioritization and execution skills
Job Type (EN): Full Time
Career Level (EN): Experienced, Management
Closing Date: Posted Until Filled