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Director of Operations

Have people ever told you that you were born to teach and lead others? Do you have a burning desire to make work processes more efficient and safer? Then you may be our future Director of Operations.  We are looking for someone like you who is quality and process driven, and excels at identifying opportunities for improvement. We need you to lead with our companies’ goals, values and vision in mind.

We have:

  • A state-of-the-art facility
  • A streamlined training program that creates a platform for success
  • Dedicated team members who excel when performing alongside great leaders
  • Processes set into place to keep production flowing
  • Real-time metrics to monitor overall production and gauge efficiencies
  • Room to grow and advance your career
  • A competitive wage and excellent benefits package
  • Fun and creative team members

You have:

  • A minimum of five years of custom wood framing or steel manufacturing experience
  • The technical know-how to work in Microsoft Office programs, scheduling programs and production management systems
  • A knowledge of production management, work processes, LEAN principles, Kaizen and Six-Sigma techniques and the ability to read blueprints
  • Exemplary communication, and an ability to teach
  • The aptness to manage change in the workplace
  • The aptitude to lead, manage and be accountable for our production team
  • Effective problem-solving skills and the ability to manage projects simultaneously
  • A positive, motivating demeanor, which sets an example for all of our employees
  • A laser-specific eye for monitoring, reporting and improving manufacturing processes
  • Long-term strategic planning and organizational skills, which delivers projects and workloads on schedule and under budget
  • The skills to establish, monitor and maintain standards, procedures and checklists
  • An evaluative and analytical mindset when it comes to financial control and performance
  • The wherewithal to carry out safe and healthy work practices in accordance with OSHA

We prefer you have:

  • Four year degree (or 10 years practical experience, minimum five years management)