Director of Operations

  • Location
    Everett , Washington
  • Category
    Business Operations and Management - Operations
  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Title: Director of Operations

Location: Everett, WA


Full complement of health and welfare benefits effective on date of hire. Outstanding perks such as summer hours with early times out, and onsite cafeteria, education and tuition support, short and long term disability plans, 11 paid holidays per year, paid vacation, free onside parking, discounted fitness club memberships, free parking, flexible spending accounts, 401k Plan, annual Profit Sharing Bonus Plans and more.


The Operations Leader is responsible for leading a cross-functional, multi-facility structure to support our site in Everett, WA and oversees multiple focus factories. This role is critical to our success and requires a candidate with a diverse background and experience with complex, low volume, high mix manufacturing.

In this role, you will oversee multiple functions, including materials, production, manufacturing engineering, and distribution centers. As the selected leader, your scope of responsibilities includes, but are not limited to defining an Operations Strategy to align with the Business Unit (BU), Objectives, Priorities and Budgets. Key focus areas will include the execution of daily management, achieving revenue targets, safety, quality, delivery, and financial targets (cost center expenses, absorption, productivity and inventory); the cultivation and support of targeted customers and the ongoing continuous improvement of all operations.

Qualifications Required:
• 10+ yrs. of progressive operations management experience required
• Cross functional management experience required; with experiences in manufacturing engineering, production operations, and various materials management roles desired
• Experience managing >$50M operating budget is required
• BS Degree Required, preferably in engineering or technical field; although others will be considered depending upon experience
• Proven track record in controlling costs to budget, preferably manufacturing variance management.
• Proven track record of successful problem solving utilizing critical thinking skills in a fast-paced environment

• Master’s degree in business or technical field a plus
• Experience leading cross-functional, multi-site operations is a plus
• Excellent communication skills, demonstrated change management, crisis resolution
• Data and Fact-Based problem-solving skills
• Lean Mfg./FBS/6 sigma knowledge desired
• Excellent organizational and time management skills and attention to detail.
• Strong written, verbal communication, interpersonal, analytical, planning and organizational skills
• Proficient in computer skills (Microsoft Office products: Project, Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint

Pay is DOE.

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