Director of Operations

  • Florida

Talent Partners

Director of Operations – Tallahassee, FL area 
Our client is a highly automated building manufacturing company that is forecasted to grow from $150mm annually to $400mm+ in the next 7 years. They are a leading-edge manufacturer of engineered building structures & materials looking for a Plant Leadership role as Director of Operations. This individual will help the company expand into new production lines and owns the P&L for one of their flagship facilities.

  • Ensure effective manufacturing operations of programs in following areas: engineering, automation, quality control, waste control, safety, production incentives, inventory control, logistics, and employee staffing.
  • Develop and recommend manufacturing operational policies and procedures.
  • Develop specific short-term and long-range plans and programs with supporting budget requests and production objectives.
  • Direct the operation of manufacturing at the lowest cost consistent with established specifications as to quality and quantity.
  • Manage inventory to ensure materials and supplies are available to facilitate delivery of products to customers.
  • As an Executive Leadership member, develop plans for improvement and/or expansion of production facilities and equipment and recommend to the President & Executive Team.
  • Manage operations for exceptional customer outcomes.

Required Skills

  • Expert knowledge of building material & facility management.
  • Ability to lead and motivate employees to high production levels
  • Process driven management and best practices in manufacturing
  • Sound understanding of financial matters such as budgeting, costing, forecasting, etc.
  • A people leader that has followership (you are known for your quality leadership skills)
  • Being fair, humble & honest to the people you work with.


  • A college degree or related field or an equivalent of 7+ years’ experience in Production Management, preferably in any Building Component or structures Manufacturing.
  • A college degree with a major in Engineering, Finance and or minor in Business Administration is preferred.

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