Director of Plant Operations
Our client, a leader in their industry and long-standing Atlantic Canadian company with a reputation for quality products is in search of a Director of Plant Operations to be based in Halifax.
In this role, you will support the strategic goals of the organization by managing plant managers and developing and implementing plans for optimizing operational effectiveness and efficiency across multiple businesses. In collaboration with a variety of stakeholders, you will develop and implement programs that will improve operational and manufacturing processes and drive the changes necessary to create a culture of excellence. Ensuring the organization consistently adheres to best practices and standards in the areas of quality, planning, and continuous improvement. Assessing existing operations processes and learning the businesses, you will help identify what can be done differently and coach the managers to implement process improvements.
As the ideal candidate, you are a proven leader with significant experience within a manufacturing organization. You have a successful track record of driving value in an organization through continuous improvement and getting buy-in from a variety of stakeholders to implement effective action plans to keep projects moving forward. With a get-it-done attitude, you are comfortable working at both the strategic and tactical level of operations. You have natural interpersonal and communication skills and use both to build good working relationships across an organization. Additionally, you bring a results-oriented approach to prioritize and deliver on key initiatives.
If you’re interested in this opportunity, please contact Erica Armstrong or Jeff Forbes at (902) 421-2009 or toll-free at 1 (866) 822-6022, or please apply directly by clicking on the "Apply Now" button below.