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Director of Operations - Accella Polyurethane Systems in Carlisle, PA at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

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Director of Operations

Job Summary:

Carlisle Construction Materials (CCM), is a globalleader in the building materials industry. We’ve been around since 1917.  Injust the past six years, our company has grown by nearly 70%.

If you love a good challenge, you’ll fitright in.

Weare looking for a Director of Operations to join our team in Carlisle, PA.  In this role you will manage long termstrategies as well as support day to day issues relating to the manufacturingof Accella Polyurethane Systems.

Major responsibilities include: Near and long termstrategic planning, ability to employ input from team for decision making and cometo timely conclusions. Ensure all facilities follow manufacturing best practices(safety, quality, delivery, and cost) and manage teams with mutual trust, respectand integrity. Support and guide businesses toward profitable growth through amix of efficiency improvements and cost reductions.

Job Responsibilities:

•        Create,monitor, and regularly review metrics relating to Safety, Quality, Delivery andCost.

•        Support,guide, and mentor Plant Managers in achieving manufacturing and customerservice initiatives.

•        SupportTechnical/R&D, Engineering/Purchasing department initiatives to ensuremanufacturing groups work within the boundaries of the various quality manuals.

•        SupportCCM’s COS initiatives – to include PD projects, MDI, 5S, TPM, kaizen and bestpractice sharing amongst plants.

•        Ensurefacilities are following OSHA’s required safety programs, policies, andpractices. Assure the establishment of safety committees, safety meetings andsharing of best practices relating to safety.

•        Ensurefacilities safely follow all environmental rules and best practices to supportfederal, state and local laws.

•        Investigatemanufacturing equipment and processes for present and future use.

•        Partnerwith Human Resources.

Core Competencies:

  • Ability to quickly gain input, make decisions, and assure alignment
  • Effective verbal and written communications
  • Ability to effectively present to large groups.
  • Analyze P&L or budget reports to assess business health and identify improvement opportunities
  • Create and maintain relationships with supporting departments, sales groups and various material and equipment suppliers
  • Team oriented and trusted leader
  • Performance Assessment, Feedback and Accountability.
  • Lean Manufacturing Concepts and Tools.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering or other related discipline
  • 7 + years of experience managing plant operations
  • Strong analytical skills and strong working knowledge of data analysis
  • Strong and effective decision making skills
  • Proven ability to plan and manage operational process for maximum efficiency and productivity
  • Proven ability to set strategy and lead a large diverse team
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written

When you join CCM, you’ll become part of a team that looks out for you, listens to your ideas and appreciates your work. We think we’ve got something pretty special here, and our employees seem to agree. 

Employees also enjoy some of these great benefits!

Time off – Hard work should be rewarded. You’ll receive paid vacation and a generous amount of paid holidays.

Healthcare – We offer multiple options. Choose the one that fits your lifestyle. CCM picks up a generous amount of the cost.

Retirement Fund – Save for your retirement with a traditional or Roth 401k. We’ll match a portion of your contribution starting on your first day of work.

Training – We believe in being lifetime learners, so we offer dozens of training programs in the classroom as well as online.

Tuition Reimbursement – Ready to get the degree? We’ll pick up 90% of your tuition cost.

Idea Teams – You can be part of helping us solve some of our toughest challenges or developing the next break-through innovation. 

Unlimited Coffee – Caffeine fuels some of the best ideas.


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