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Operations Manager – Shreveport, LA


  • The Operations Manager facilitates the supervision / activities of subordinates through timely performance appraisals and day-to-day interaction, and the production employees through the production supervisor.
  • Monitors all production, waste, and quality metrics.
  • Facilitates and validates various reports necessary to assure continuous quality and productivity measurement / improvement within the manufacturing operation.
  • Drives departmental improvement projects as directed by the production / quality metrics.
  • Monitors daily production downtime issues and addresses major problems with production. scheduling, engineering, and the maintenance department so as to resolve and prevent recurrence.
  • Work with Supply Chain Manager to optimize raw material purchasing to meet inventory and cash flow goals.
  • About 1.5 hrs east of Shreveport. Relocation provided. $90K-$110K


  • The Operations Manager will have a BS degree and 5-7 years of production management experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • 2-4 years of hands-on machine experience.
  • Excellent knowledge of manufacturing processes, procedures, policies, and safety requirements.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills. Must have a thorough exposure to and understanding of inventory, production reporting, product specifications, quality and waste standards, and plant operating procedures.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. and have a stable work history. Sponsorship is not available.


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