Location: Toronto ON
Position: Director of Operations (Manufacturing Plant)
File Number: 2475
Our client is a leading manufacturer in the plastics industry dedicated to providing high quality. Its constant dedication to improving new and advanced technology in the last 29 years, allowed a strong platform to build an empire of new and advanced display technology. They are looking for a Director, Operations, reporting to the Canadian President, in their Scarborough Production Facility. They work very diligently about being efficient in their production. Your main role will be to lead and ensure the ongoing development of flexible, cost-effective, high quality, high service and asset light manufacturing operations. To Do so, you should be well versed in the “80/20 ITW Approach”. You will Implement and maintain Continuous Improvement (Kaizen) methods; this means processes associated with LEAN, Six Sigma, 5S, Strategic Deployment and Daily Management. The Director of Operations shapes and guides strategy and is a key individual in setting culture for the overall facility. The Director will have overall management responsibility for all the manufacturing, quality, maintenance, and process engineering functions in our Scarborough Production Facility. Directly leading 5-6 supervisory and management employees and indirectly manages 120+ technical, hourly and administrative staff. The right candidate will have a proven success record of strong leadership and change management You will have a Proven track record of Operations Excellence implementation, daily management structure and culture change . You have the ability to set clear objectives and KPIs utilizing rigorous logic and methodologies. You must have a BSc in business or engineering as an initial requirement, with a P. Eng a plus. Experience in unionized environments a strong asset. Experience with the “80/20 ITW Approach” and / or Six Sigma certified Black Belt, and Lean Certification considered another strong asset A very competitive compensation package will be available for the right candidate.