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Director, Operations



The Director, Operations has overall responsibility for all areas of operation including Quality & Manufacturing Engineering, Production & Materials Management. The person in this position leads the development and implementation of organizational strategies, standards and practices to achieve best-in-class performance. In addition, the Director, Operations collaborates closely with other leadership across the business to leverage resources and expertise to ensure our products are consistently meeting customer expectations.


  • Lead with a clear view of where the organization needs to be in 1­3 years; communicates strategic direction to employees and how it fits with the day­ to ­day actions and results being driven.
  • Identify and drives continuous improvement efforts through standardized work to cut cost and improve productivity and quality.
  • Set clear and measurable performance expectations, in line with corporate goals; proactively analyzes and manages all relative operations performance metrics.
  • Provide timely, accurate and complete reports on the operating conditions of the company.
  • Establish and monitor quality objectives.
  • Ensures alignment with functional leadership (e.g., finance, safety, human resources) on performance management and talent development.
  • Ensure the facilities operates with the Company’s ISO and FDA quality management system
  • Participate in the development of the locations’ monthly revenue forecasts
  • Monitor and adjust production output and staff levels to support the location’s revenue and cost targets.
  • Participate in the development and control of the location’s budgets and quarterly forecasts
  • Working with the senior leadership team, help to develop and implement winning strategies to grow revenues and profitability.


  • BS degree in a technical field, preferably engineering or life sciences.
  • Prior experience managing a manufacturing department/organization in a technical environment.
  • Prior experience managing an engineering team.
  • Experience working within a Lean, six­sigma organization.


  • Prior experience managing an independent manufacturing organization.
  • Familiarity with contract manufacturing, ISO and FDA quality system requirements, medical device and diagnostics manufacturing.
  • Lean, six­sigma green or black belt certified.
  • Laser processing and/or automated material handling knowledge MBA or relevant business management


  • Ability to work long hours when necessary and to have a presence with a 24/7 operation.
  • International travel required


$150,000 – $175,000

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Limitations and Disclaimer: The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently.