Come Join an Extraordinary Team!
We are a mid-size industry leader in the medical device manufacturing field (a very specialized marketplace) who currently has an excellent opportunity available as an OPERATIONS MANAGER based in our main office location in the Fair Lawn, NJ area. Primary responsibilities include:
- Provide expertise, oversight, and training to develop and implement strategic and tactical plans that increase efficiency & effectiveness, drive on-time delivery, and reduce costs within manufacturing.
- Evaluate current operational policies, procedures and programs. Recommend new or enhanced policies, practices and procedures to improve the company’s productivity, competitiveness and profitability.
- Maintain currency with internal and external industry trends and operational best practices. Develop and maintain appropriate communication with various departments regarding essential changes, etc.
- Oversee the company’s Continuous Improvement program in support of new or legacy products & processes designed to support delivery, cost, quality, and safety initiatives.
Undergraduate degree preferred; or equivalent related business experience.
Minimum of ten (10) years in an operations management role within a production or manufacturing environment. Medical device industry experience strongly preferred.
Excellent organization and prioritization skills, with experience at handling multiple priorities and deadlines.
Demonstrated capability of prioritizing work, handling details accurately, following up with minimum supervision, and completing assignments within specified deadlines.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply right away -- we are looking to hire immediately!
Medical manufacturing provides many benefits - including a stable industry, competitive salaries, hands-on access to the latest technologies and the pride of knowing that you're working on real, tangible products that improve the health and well-being of people young and old.
We have a diverse multicultural staff with varied backgrounds which brings a broad spectrum of new ideas and perspectives. We also maintain a manufacturing culture of continuous improvements with LEAN manufacturing disciples. This means we work smart, efficiently with the ability to create custom solutions for the customers we serve.
Medical Manufacturing at Phillips Precision is exciting and rewarding, with access to the latest technology and a supportive workplace environment.