Director of Manufacturing Operations

Kindred, North Dakota
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
Various Shifts Available
US$ 1 - US$ 2 per year
Ref. Number
Kathleen Toft, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion Staffing is interviewing for the position of Director of Manufacturing Operations. The Director of Manufacturing Operations will be responsible for providing leadership and oversight of the organization's manufacturing operations, focusing on strategic planning, company-wide initiatives, goal-setting, and alignment through ongoing continuous improvement efforts to enhance quality, productivity, and efficiency; while representing the company with high professionalism, integrity and respect.

Salary DOE

- Responsible for overall manufacturing strategy including appropriate staffing, capacity utilization, resource allocation, and budget management
- Develop and deploy strategic manufacturing plans that include manufacturing site capacity, technology, process capability/controls, and talent development that is aligned with operations objectives, quality objectives, product requirements, and business strategies
- Assuring that raw materials/components are effectively used, minimizing scrap/waste, and optimizing inventory levels balancing purchase costs with carrying inventory
- Reviewing production equipment, focusing on utilization rates while identifying potential bottlenecks & replacement needs
- Assure customer orders are satisfied timely, working with production planning team to meet production commitments
- Supervise Engineering and Design to develop and build better products for our customers, the most efficient manner possible

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Working hours: Various Shifts Available

-Bachelor's Degree in Engineering / Manufacturing Management or related degree; or equivalent work experience
-Minimum 7 years of overall manufacturing experience in a leadership role
-In-depth experience with quality processes, inventory management & continuous improvement methodologies
-Hands-on design, manufacturing, and engineering experience
-MS skills (Word, Excel, Outlook) and prefer experience with Syteline, Shop-Trak


7-10 years

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To be considered, please apply online at or email your resume to

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