Remedy Professional Placements is seeking a Director of Operations for a food manufacturing company in the Northern Virginia area.
This position will provide strategic direction and hands-on leadership for manufacturing operations, (which include but not limited to, production, packaging, warehouse, inventory control, and safety), to deliver the highest quality products at the lowest attainable cost. In addition, this position will be responsible for ensuring a close partnership with all stakeholder groups to ensure proper development, cost, and delivery goals are met to ensure sustainable profitable growth for the organization.
This position creates and implements processes that minimize production costs and waste while maximizing production output. It also recommends methods to improve safety, productivity, quality, and efficiency of operations. It ensures adherence to corporate policies and procedures.
This position establishes operational objectives and assignments. It delegates assignments to managers and supervisors. It is responsible for implementing company policies that affect immediate operation(s) and may also have company-wide effect. Works on complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors. It exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. It ensures budgets, schedules, and performance requirements are met. It complies with SQF Level III, Food Safety Plan (HACCP), Food Quality Plan (FQP) standards and cGMP.