A manufacturer of high quality parts for the trucking industry, with over 60 years of experience in engineering & manufacturing, has retained the services of BusinesStaff in search of a Director of Operations in Torrance, CA.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop, recommend, and execute long and short-range planning, policies, programs and objectives to deliver results.
Develop and implement a plan for facility layout to drive LEAN product flow.
Develop and recommend a budget to support of all resource Assist to develop and execute a competitive global warehousing, assembly, manufacturing, and distribution strategy with a logistics plan and procedures to ensure quality parts are delivered to the customer in a cost-effective manner.
Lead requirements including capital expenditures, manpower, facility and machine requirements. Manage costs to approved budget.
Develop, recommend, and execute a manpower plan to recruit, train, coach and evaluate staff. Ensure all established processes are followed (e.g. hiring, training, performance management, etc.).
Lead the management & control of inventory levels by conducting physical counts and reconciling with data storage system.
Understand and comply with international, federal, state, and local warehousing, material handling, and shipping requirements by studying existing and new legislation; be the subject matter expert on domestic and international freight & logistics.
Establish, implement and monitor KPIs for safety, service level, quality, cost, and productivity.
Assist in Company’s effort to maintain ISO certification, ensuring all SOPs are in place and are followed.
Bachelor degree or equivalent work experience. Technical degree an asset.
Minimum 8 years of experience in a manufacturing management role, preferably in a process-oriented operation and/or related industry.
Demonstrated experience working with facilities overseas.
Demonstrated experience developing and implementing Warehouse Management Systems (WMS).
Experience in ISO certified facilities. Six Sigma, LEAN manufacturing
Salary of $100,000 to $140,000 (DOE) with industry leading benefits package offered
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