Director of Operations

Fort Myers, Florida
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 55,000 - US$ 65,000 per year
Ref. Number
Carter, Debbi, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion Fort Myers is seeking a Director of Operations for a manufacturing firm in the area. This individual will ultimately be responsible for significant aspects of the company's operations ensuring a successful enterprise. This role involves managing the day-to-day operations of the business ensuring successful Assembly, Customer Service, Technical Support, Procurement, Bookkeeping and Sales activities.

Managing key operational centers in the business by supervising departmental managers and ensuring they are successful in achieving their goals
Conducting weekly staff meeting to set goals and measure performance from previous week
Work with Senior Management daily to translate the direction of the business into action
Key Operational centers include:
Technical Support
Customer Service
Showroom Operations
Office Administration
Report to the CEO and work collectively to ensure all goals of the operation are achieved

A critical aspect of this role is to ensure ongoing documentation of critical activities within the business enterprise, rapid deployment of systems to support all relevant operations, and creating and managing a fun and happy company atmosphere. This role will have the lionshare of the personnel within the enterprise reporting to them so its critical to be a leader within the business enterprise and a good team captain.

Measures used to evaluate success in this position include:
Defects in assembly and incorrect shipments
Time to serve metrics in customer service
Backlog in fulfilling orders
Fulfilling and achieving the 4 company values ? being a leader and demonstrating these values in action
Ensure no backlog in administrative office duties or accounting data entry

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The ideal candidate has managed an operational enterprise in the past with significant numbers of personnel reporting to them. Our work environment is a very dynamic place and requires thinking on-your-feet and honest, true leadership. You must be able to gain the trust of existing personnel quickly and move the enterprise forward as a team. Key background traits include:
College degree in management or relevant discipline - required
5-10 years minimum of enterprise management, with demonstrative improvements in efficiency and bottom-line
Learn quickly
Extremely computer literate, being able to learn new computer programs easily
Ability to analyze data quickly and make recommendations and then implement them
See tasks through to the end


7-10 years

If you have high level operations experience with a hands on approach this may be the job for you!

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