Operations Manager

  • Category
    Industrial & manufacturing - Manufacturing / Plant
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Location
    Edmonton, Alberta

Adecco is currently recruiting for a full time permanent Operations Manager job in Edmonton, AB. Our client is a well established, global oil and gas manufacturer who distributes their product worldwide. The Operations Manager must have a minimum of 5 years experience working in a similar role in an industrial manufacturing setting. This position will also require the candidate to have advanced computer skills, the proven ability to mentor and coach a team and possess direct related experience up to P&L responsibility. Our client is offering a competitive base salary plus bonus and plenty of room for career advancement.

Operation Manager Responsibilities:

Operations oversight of all production departments including; chemical tanks, inspection, shipping and receiving and general warehousing.
Partner with service and sales team to support changing needs of the customer and business
Establish & execute operational priorities and objectives for improved inventory turns and accuracy
Insures that operations key productivity indicators are measured and the results communicated through the facility.
Implement cost effective systems of control over operating expenditures and manpower. This will include controlling capital expenditures, minimizing labor overtime, freight, supplies and repair expenses.
Establish & execute production processes to meet Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost objectives - establish countermeasures if the goals are not met.
Lead shop-floor Lean Manufacturing implementation and process improvement activities
Implement and maintain shop floor process flow and organization
Develop a team of highly capable employees and ensure continuous improvement of the team through coaching and counseling.
Responsible for ensuring that all applicable Safety and Environmental rules and regulations are strictly followed


Minimum of 5 years’ experience managing the operations and a team
LEAN manufacturing – (must have practical experience)
Strong mechanical aptitude and experience in machine and/or process based operations
Demonstrated planning skills balanced with excellent execution
Project management experience
Experience creating and documenting systems and procedures
Excellent analytical skills with a high computer literacy
Naturally inquisitive/wants to learn about and understand new things
Excellent people leader capable of coaching/mentoring others
Solid communicator at all levels of the organization

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Reference number CA_EN_2_026531_28150

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.