VP of Operations

Houston, TX

Post Date: 08/15/2017 Job ID: 43243 Industry: Project Management Pay Rate: $110,000.00 - $160,000.00

VP of Operations Houston, TX 77041

VP of Operations needed with Sign or Signage Industry experience in NW Houston area (77041) for booming project based manufacturing corporation. Manages and oversees all manufacturing operations activities; ensures that all manufacturing operations functions are performed in a timely, cost-effective manner consistent with established operations procedures and requirements. This is a Direct Hire paying $110K to $160K per year. Strongly need candidates with Lean Manufacturing, Engineered to Order, Program or Project Based experience in addition to strong Customer Focused experience.

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  • Supervises Managers who plan, organize, and direct production, administrative, and warehouse activities to meet or exceed established production goals in a cost-effective manner.
  • Supervises the design, development, and implementation of processes that increase yield and/or improve quality for all manufacturing.
  • Performs workflow analysis and develops methods for the production team.
  • Coordinates with managers and supervisors to establish production and quality control standards.
  • Coordinates with customer service managers to resolve all operational customer complaints.
  • Develops, implements, and maintains, processes, procedures, and programs to improve the safety, productivity, and profitability of the operation.
  • Coordinates with managers to address organizational needs, equipment utilization and maintenance.
  • Provides leadership, communication, and coaching to employees; cultivates a motivated employee environment of trust, teamwork, accountability, self-confidence, and job ownership.
  • Ensures that operational supplies are on hand and available at all times.
  • Ensures that warehouse operations comply with federal, state, local, and/or company policies and regulations.
  • Prepares all required reports and correspondence as appropriate for President.
  • Develops, implements, and monitors company budget; oversees the management of expenses within approved budget constraints.
  • Identifies, documents, and implements opportunities for continuous improvement through weekly meetings with managers of production, engineering, safety, personnel, facilities and quality.
  • Keeps up to date on overall activities of the team, identifying problem areas and taking corrective actions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by president.


  • Directly supervises the managers of all departments with the exception of Sales and Marketing. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include overall supervision of plant operations, interviewing, planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.


  • Bachelor s degree (B.A. or B.E.) in related field (Technical or Management) from a four-year college or university.
  • 10 years Plant Management experience and/or training; metal-working or screen printing experience preferred; 5 in a leadership capacity; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Proficient computer skills and ability to use spreadsheet, database and word processing software. Much have understanding of networks, operating systems and communication systems.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in supervising and motivating subordinates. Commitment to excellence and high standards.
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills.
  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow.
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
  • Proven leadership and business acumen skills.
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal skills. Ability to deal effectively with a diversity of individuals at all organizational levels.
  • Good judgment with the ability to make timely and sound decisions.
  • Ability to understand any and all safety requirements and cautions.
  • Ability to perform the physical labor necessary. Ability to effectively communicate with people at all levels and from various backgrounds.

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