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Plant Operations Manager, Aluminum Extrusions

Job Reference: RS1308

Job Title: Plant Operations Manager, Aluminum Extrusions

Location: US & Canada

Product: Metals

Role: Other

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Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international aluminum supplier looking to hire an Operations Manager to join the team in Ohio.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • To lead, coach and evaluate all shifts for the Precision Engineered Products team, leading the department across multiple shifts to optimise performance
  • Lead and demonstrate a culture of safety excellence, monitor business goals and metrics, provide operational leadership to ensure customer expectations are satisfied
  • Improve quality production, eliminate operating and maintenance issues, modify production and inventory control programs to enhance profitability
  • Ensure departmental compliance with Quality Management System (QMS) and their IATF 16949 certification
  • Manage supervisors and have responsibility for overall direction, evaluation and performance of the PEP unit

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Strong technical background within metal production / fabrication / engineered products, in a related operations management role
  • Demonstrable track record maintaining and improving operational performance of a plant / manufacturing facility within metals, preferably aluminum extrusions
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills
  • Highly motivated, respect for safety and desire to work in a hands-on, fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Located in Leetonia, Ohio or happy to relocate

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.