Nov 11, 2019

Operations Manager

  • Worthington Industries
  • Jefferson, OH 44047, USA
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Job Description

The Operations Manager is responsible for managing plant operations in an efficient manner to meet customer expectations and make money for our shareholders. The Operations Manager is responsible for all facets of plant operations. The main objective of the position is to build, nurture, and maintain the relationship of the employees and customers by abiding to the WI Philosophy. The plant is typically a small facility with not a lot of complexity. The ideal candidate is an organized, analytical, problem-solver with the ability to prioritize and delegate tasks to ensure that daily plant operations are running effectively and efficiently.

  • Maintains and manages the facility in a cost effective manner.
  • Maintains the philosophic relationship on the production floor (Communication).
  • Manages the plant to ensure on time delivery to customer.
  • Responsible for the positive/negative impact of EVA - All P&L responsibility except margin & big spend items.
  • Manages and improves the quality of the product.
  • Creates an environment and mentality toward safety.
  • Supervises, mentors, trains, etc. plant personnel.
  • Manages inventory accuracy.
  • Manages the staffing of the plant.
  • Involved in special projects as needed.
  • Oversees the goal planning for the plant.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Desired Experience
  • Strong management/leadership skills
  • Ability to work in a team based organization
  • Good understanding of our business goals and objectives with the ability to make sound decisions based on business conditions
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks at the same time
  • Proficient PC and Microsoft Office skills - MP2, Excel, Word, E-mail and Oracle
  • Detailed oriented
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent listening and verbal, written, and interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to interact with all levels of the organization
  • Advanced product knowledge
  • Some knowledge of purchasing
  • Some knowledge of financial planning
  • 5-10 years of experience
  • Management experience
  • Plant experience preferred

Bachelors in Business

Company Information
Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they're our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We're looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.
Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a "Most Admired Company" and four times as a "100 Best Companies to Work For."
Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran's status.

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Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron
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