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Director of Operations

Job Details:
Salary
$95k - $125k / Year
Job Type
Full-Time
Location
Detroit, 
Montgomery City, 
Missouri
The Director of Operations will manage and oversee the operational excellence, continuous improvement, and optimization of all processes throughout our facility in Montgomery City, MO. As the Director of Operations, you will oversee all daily operations of the facility.
JOB DESCRIPTION

The Director of Operations will manage and oversee the operational excellence, continuous improvement, and optimization of all processes throughout our facility in Montgomery City, MO. As the Director of Operations, you will oversee all daily operations of the facility from a production, quality, procurement, and maintenance aspect to ensure policies and procedures are followed. The Director of Operations will develop and implement processes that will maximize stewardship, accountability, safety, quality, and productivity.

Responsibilities:

  • Promote a company culture that encourages top performance and high morals consistent with our company vision and mission.
  • Work cohesively with key stakeholders to determine values as well as plan for short and long-term goals.
  • Assist HR with recruiting as well as addressing employee concerns and grievances ultimately seeking a positive outcome for all.
  • Support employee communications with the management team.
  • Share a trusting relationship within work groups, manage and develop staff.
  • Responsible for operational budgets within the Montgomery City facility.
  • Ensure all legal, regulatory, and certification documents are filed, monitor compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Identify and address problems and opportunities for the company.
  • Oversee food safety programs and procedures.
  • Responsible for facility safety procedures.
  • Increase production, assets capacity, and flexibility while minimizing unnecessary costs and maintaining quality standards.
  • Responsible for procurement to ensure adequate raw materials to meet production demands, maximum cost savings and managing co-pack products.
  • Responsible for production scheduling, output, product quality, and on-time shipping.
  • Establish and measure key process indicators
  • Allocate resources effectively and fully utilize assets to produce optimal results.
  • Implement strategies in alignment with strategic initiatives and provide a clear sense of direction and focus for your teams.

Requirements:

  • PCQI Certified or capable of acquiring certification.
  • Four-year degree in a related, business or technical field such as food science, operations management, engineering, or the equivalent in experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in production management or supervision, in the food processing industry.
  • Significant experience with lean manufacturing and continuous improvement.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Effective mechanical aptitude.
  • Proficient computer skills with the ability to learn new systems quickly.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage both salaried professionals and hourly production associates in executing complex, operational programs.
  • Ability to work a varied schedule.

Travel Requirements: As needed travel between Montgomery City and Detroit facilities for training and collaborative meetings between teams as well as corporate.

Organizational Relationships:

  • Reports directly to the Uncle Ray’s General Manager
  • A bachelor's degree in Business Administration or a related field.
  • At least [X] years of experience in a leadership role.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Collaborate with department heads to develop effective financial plans and management strategies.
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We consider applicants for all positions without discrimination due to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. This employment application will remain active for a period of ninety (90) days from date of application. To be considered for employment after that time, a new application may be required.

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