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Operations Manager

135,000 – 150,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/30/22

Job Description

Job description:

Operations Manager Process Chemical Industry

Salary $135,000 - $150,000 + Bonus + Benefits + Paid Relocation to the Southern USA.
All with temperate weather, charming people and a lower cost-of-living found in the southern region of the USA. Youll have a generous relocation package to move you and the family. Solid schools, fun shopping & dining, antiquing, and a short drive to the entertainment will keep you busy!

We are recruiting for an Operations Manager for a growing, but stable, chemical company with opportunities to move up. There are also performance-based rewards. Stellar benefits package.
As the Operations Manager, your goals will be to provide leadership and management as you and your team drive improvements while maintaining a positive and safe workplace. Your focus is on data driven continuous improvements & increased reliability benefiting quality & the bottom line.
Youll report directly to the Plant Manager and have at least 2 direct & up to 15 indirect reports. Using your engineering expertise while working regularly with QC, Maintenance, R&D, Production, & support personnel, youll identify opportunities to optimize operating efficiencies and develop and lead the implementation of improvements and cost reductions. Working with R&D and the pilot plant, youll manage the support for new product introduction.
Youll manage the daily production yield as well as the usual production activities like budgets, forecasts, and development & updating of SOPs. Youll manage the design & installation of small and medium sized capital projects to support production. Youll support training on safety & environmental compliance matters. Experience in a unionized plant is helpful.

Minimum requirements for this Operations Manager position:
Bachelors Degree in engineering, Chemical preferred

At least 10 years of experience in a chemical manufacturing with at least 5 years in a management role

Thorough understanding of technical support for chemicals, PSM, MOC, & EHS, GMP & environmental compliance

Experience in process design and improvement in both batch and continuous operations

Experience with designing and installing small and medium sized capital projects

Experience drafting technical reports to include developing and updating SOPs

Experience with process troubleshooting and debottlenecking

Demonstrated ability in developing operational budgets and financial targets.


Must have Chem Eng. Degree.

Must have Distillation experience and organic chemistry experience.

Need at least 5 years experience as a manager in a chem facility.

Would love experience with CAPEX, unions, lean processes.

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Company offers excellent relocation package; good benefits package; may go a little over the $150k.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 135000

Salary Max : 150000

Currency Type : US Dollars

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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