Lafayette, IN 47901 US
Job Title: Operations Manager
Job Summary: We are seeking an experienced Operations Manager with a background in protein manufacturing to oversee our production operations. The Operations Manager will be responsible for managing a team of superintendents, supervisors, and approximately 1300 hourly employees. This individual will have at least 10 years of total experience, with prior management experience and expertise in protein manufacturing. A 4-year degree is preferred.
$115,000 - $135,000 + 10% bonus
- Manage and oversee the production process to ensure that production goals are met on time, within budget, and with the required level of quality.
- Ensure that all operations are conducted in compliance with company policies, procedures, and regulatory requirements.
- Monitor and manage production metrics, including yield, productivity, efficiency, and quality.
- Develop and implement process improvements to optimize production and reduce costs.
- Manage a team of superintendents, supervisors, and hourly employees, providing guidance, coaching, and feedback to ensure high levels of engagement and performance.
- Collaborate with other departments, including quality control, engineering, and maintenance, to ensure smooth production operations.
- Manage inventory levels to ensure adequate supplies are available to support production goals.
- Implement and maintain a safe work environment, ensuring compliance with all safety regulations and procedures.
- Manage staffing levels and develop staffing plans to meet production needs.
- At least 10 years of experience in operations management, with prior experience in protein manufacturing.
- Experience managing large teams, including superintendents, supervisors, and hourly employees.
- Excellent leadership and communication skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire teams to achieve goals.
- Strong analytical skills and experience with process improvement methodologies.
- Knowledge of regulatory requirements in protein manufacturing.
- Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred.
Subject: Operations Manager- Lafayette, IN