Manufacturing Operations Manager

Job Code (02596889)

Location:Decatur, AL

Salary:    $120,000.00 – $140,000.00

Full Benefits:  Yes

Relo Exp:       Yes

Binys: Yes


Job Description

This is a leadership position that will be responsible for multiple areas of the operation to include production, engineering, maintenance and administrative functions.



  • Manages hot rolling operations to ensure safety standards are maintained while achieving quality, volume, and cost standards consistently in a fast-paced, heavy manufacturing environment
  • Creates culture of safety, housekeeping, and quality without compromising volume and cost
  • Accountable for performance management and mentoring subordinates
  • Promotes/facilitates problem-solving and continuous improvement in safety, delivery performance, lead-time, inventory levels and costs
  • Attains financial goals within departmental budget
  • Fosters partnership between production and maintenance to proactively work toward 100% equipment availability
  • Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in technical field with minimum of 5 years supervisory experience in hot rolling or related area of heavy manufacturing
  • Prior hot rolling experience highly preferred
  • Demonstrated record of continuous improvement and proven leadership ability
  • Passionate about safety and engagement of employees
  • Focused on accountability, negotiation, critical thinking, problem solving, team working/building
  • Good communicator with high level of autonomy,
  • Language fluency in English. French or German would be a plus
  • Ability to work in cross-organizational and multi-functional teams in a global matrix organization with manufacturing operations and an international mindset

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