Multiquip Inc.

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VP of Operations

VP of Operations

Job ID 
2018-1314
Job Locations 
US-CA-Carson
Category 
Operations
Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

The position is part of the Executive Leadership team and will collaborate with defining company strategy and lead implementation initiatives. Responsibilities include overall operations including purchasing, inventory, logistics , production manufacturing and assembly of product at Multiquip Inc.’s Lewisville, TX; Carson, CA and Boise, ID locations. Positions of Directors of Operations at CA and TX facilities, Sr. Director of Engineering & Product Support, Director of Supply Chain PE, Sr. Director of MQ Power Equipment Group, and Director of Logistics report to this position.

 

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Leads and Directs primary business operations, working closely with his or her reports to define operating standards, ensure operational excellence, identify resource constraints and resolve critical path issues.
  • Provides strategic leadership and direction to direct reports ensuring activities align with business objectives, culture and values of the Company.
  • Continually reviews systems and processes, implementing improvements for maximum efficiency and consistency within the various business lines and geographical locations in the Company.
  • Develop and manage operations budget, recommend cap-ex programs in support of operations and business growth, and identify effective cost-reduction efforts.
  • Performs other duties that may be assigned.

 

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This position has six (6) direct reports.

 

Qualifications

 

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Management or business-related field from a four-year college or university.
  • Minimum of 10 years of related leadership level experience in Engineering, Manufacturing or Logistics/Supply Chain background required.
  • Experience in electrical generator and/or construction equipment manufacturing a plus.
  • Capable of communicating effectively and dealing persuasively with internal and external stakeholders. Must listen well while being a decisive leader.
  • Ability to understand the principles of Lean and Process Improvement and implement across the organization.
  • Ability to maintain organizational focus on key business performance drivers and direct the implementation of processes or procedures as needed.
  • Ability to balance competing priorities effectively and meet critical deadlines.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents, including company policies and procedures, as well as terms and conditions of supplier contracts.
  • Ability to manage P&L, lead development of annual operating plans and budgets.
  • Ability to understand customer’s concerns and complaints and apply common sense in various difficult situations to implement mutually agreeable solutions.

 

Computer and Other Skill Requirements:

Must be a knowledgeable user in each of the following:

 

SAP

MS Office

PowerPoint

MS Outlook pro

Adobe Acrobat