Director Of Operations

Director Of Operations


Westbury, New York

Employment Type



Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job ID



Our well-established Long Island based manufacturer is currently in growth mode. They are seeking a Director of Operations with strong leadership and manufacturing engineering technical experience to grow with them. This is a newly created position that has a clear track to become a VP role.

Job Description:


The position of Director of Operations will oversee the day-today activities of the manufacturing function including:   machining, assembly, facilities, maintenance, and control of product quality. The Director will keep the management team informed as to the status of production, promptly identify bottlenecks, and recommend/execute solutions for improvement.  



  • Collaborate with the VP of Operations in the development of operational efficiency and increased productivity goals, as well as the development of long-term operational plans.
  • Develop and forecast budgetary plans to achieve financial objectives.
  • Analyze current operational processes and recommend solutions for improvement.
  • Monitor day-to-day operations and processes and review against key metrics to ensure the efficiency of the manufacturing group including employee productivity and training.
  • Oversee the manufacturing engineering group to implement process improvements including developing automation projects which will maximize output and reduce costs.
  • Oversee the maintenance and facility groups to improve and sustain the overall health of the facility, machinery, and EHS Program.
  • Draw on relationships with department heads, external customer, and vendors to make decisions regarding operational activity and strategic goals.

Job Requirements:


  • 10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment, plus 7 years of management experience
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Must have superior managerial and "people" skills
  • Have exceptional leadership skills and a focus on the health and safety of employees
  • Proven ability to plan and manage operational processes for maximum efficiency and productivity
  • Must have implemented lean in a manufacturing environment



Contact Details:

Vince DeMonte

Senior Recruiter

Executive Alliance