About the job **Operations Manager - Beverage/Nutraceutical Manufacturing - Up to 110k**
Location: *MUST BE LOCAL* Lewisville, TX
Our client is a rapidly growing beverage and nutraceutical manufacturer based in the Dallas, Texas area (Northwest). Due to expansion, a new opportunity has arisen for an Operations Manager to join our day shift team. Reporting to the VP of Manufacturing, you will be a key figure in our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Lewisville, TX. This role presents an outstanding prospect for a seasoned Production Manager to provide strategic leadership and drive operational excellence.
We are seeking a candidate with a robust background in manufacturing, particularly within the food/beverage, nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, or cosmetics industry. As the Operations Manager, you will lead a team of production supervisors and related staff, ensuring the seamless execution of daily operations to deliver high-quality products that meet customer requirements. This pivotal role demands a self-motivated professional with strong analytical skills, technical acumen, and proficient computer expertise. You will play a vital role in collaborating and liaising with senior and executive management.
- Manage and optimize the performance of production teams and supervisors, enhancing workflow efficiency.
- Demonstrate adeptness in troubleshooting production challenges and facilitating effective resolutions.
- Oversee the initiation of new production lines as well as the seamless operation of existing lines.
- Establish and attain production metrics, contributing to the enhancement of operational excellence.
- Exercise prudent control over operational manpower and expenditures.
- Drive training and development initiatives within the production domain.
- Ensure accurate and timely communication across all departmental functions.
- Facilitate effective cross-functional interactions, with proficiency in English/Spanish considered a plus.
- Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) is required; a technical or engineering degree is preferred.
- A minimum of 5 years of proven experience in manufacturing/production management within the food/beverage, nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, or cosmetics industries.
- Must be geographically accessible to Lewisville, TX for job responsibilities.
- Preferred background in mechanical/maintenance operations with a hands-on orientation.
- Proficiency in computer applications, including Excel, is essential.
- Familiarity with ERP systems and requirements planning processes is required.
- Willingness to work extended hours and provide supervisor coverage based on business demands.
This is an exceptional opportunity to join a thriving organization and make a significant impact on our production operations. If you possess the requisite qualifications and experience, and are prepared to contribute your leadership skills to a dynamic team, we encourage you to apply.