Manager, Operations in Santa Ana, CA at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 6/12/2018

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Job Description

Job Title
Manager, Operations

Job ID(Requisition ID):

Job Summary
Manages Production Operations (Scheduling / Planning, Test, Logistics and Facilities).

Essential Functions and Competencies

• Effective Communication skills, both written and verbal
• Ability to effectively mentor employees at all levels
• Ability to drive solutions to complex planning issues with limited supervision
• Ability to support a 24/7 global business operation as required
• Effective analytical, planning and organizational skills
• Effective interpersonal skills with employees and customers
• Effective negotiation and problem solving skills
• Demonstrate discretion, confidentiality, independent judgment and professionalism when representing the company
• Demonstrate leadership and people management skills
• Demonstrate teamwork and the ability to operate on diverse project teams with minimal direction
• Solid financial understanding, risk analysis ability, relationship-building, and project management
• Lead, or at least participate in, a continuous improvement activity with complete documentation, including a follow up review with the team in a presentation format
Qualifications / Education / Experience

• Participate in the development and execution of division business plans based on corporate objectives
• Oversee production engineering and production operations departments to attain maximum efficiency and Quality in the test, manufacturing and production of our product
• Support the adherence to a production master schedule and respond, as appropriate, to significant deviations and changes to satisfy customer requirements and to optimize resource utilization
• Recommend and implement manufacturing procedures that result in continuous improvement in competitive positioning, profitability, and customer satisfaction
• Monitor and report on operating costs within functional areas; Implement action plans related to same
• Ensure that orders are manufactured according to specifications/quality requirements and that manufacturing cost standards are met
• Manage department budget and control expenses effectively
• Ensure personnel actions are consistent with Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action and other related company policies and procedures in compliance with federal and state laws and regulations
• All employees are responsible for the Quality of their work to ensure BEI meets, or exceeds Customer Satisfaction.

• 8+ years electronics manufacturing and engineering experience; Contract manufacturing preferred
• 3+ years in a leadership role

• 4 year Engineering or Technical degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience.
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Job Location
Santa Ana, CA, USA

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