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Director Of Operations

Company: Biomerics
Location: Fairfield
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

Description:Job Title: Director of OperationsCompany: BiomericsLocation: Fairfield, CACompany Overview:Founded in 1993, Biomerics is a mid-market medical device contract manufacturer serving the Interventional Cardiovascular, Gastrointestinal, and Advanced Surgical markets. As a vertically integrated partner, Biomerics supplies 20 of the top 30 medical device OEMs. Biomerics provides engineering development services, technical transfer manufacturing services, and contract manufacturing services for finished medical devices through various locations in the United States and Costa Rica. Biomerics is a leader in biomaterials, resin casting, vacuum pressure forming, additive manufacturing, injection molding, extrusion, micro metals processing, medical balloons, catheter assembly, and finished packaging. Biomerics operates under a certified ISO 13485:2016 quality system and is FDA-registered.Job DescriptionWe are looking for an experienced Director of Operations to organize and oversee the daily operations of Biomerics Interventional Medical Plastics. You will be the one to ensure that our business is well-coordinated and productive by managing procedures and coaching the employees. The area of responsibility for this role is very wide and thus requires thorough knowledge of various company processes. The ideal candidate must be competent and able to plan diverse operational activities. He/She must be an excellent leader who can discover the most efficient ways to run the business.This position will be responsible for the daily operations (Production Management, Supply Chain, Facilities, and Environmental Health & Safety) at the Fairfield facility. Additionally, the Director of Operations will effectively develop and coach their direct reports to support daily initiatives, align department objectives with the business strategy, engage the workforce with increased expectations and hold the workforce accountable for results.ResponsibilitiesA key member of the Senior Leadership TeamCoordinate with support departments in the execution of production to meet 3rd Day goals.Will oversee both Biomerics California and Salt Lake City, Utah MoldingWork with human resources to create job descriptions, hire competent personnel and oversee training programs.Provide synergies enabling efficient operations, ensuring customer service requirements are met leading to an optimum return on investment.Production ManagementInteracts regularly with the executive team and individual department heads to ensure that the company's manufacturing operations priorities are aligned with the overall company strategy.Provide leadership to and ensure that each Value Stream has all the necessary resources to operate efficiently.Track revenue margins and conduct budget reviews to maximize profitsDrive continuous improvement of quality, cost, safety, and service.Partner with Quality and Engineering to address customer feedback issues. Support actions initiated to prevent the occurrence or reoccurrence of nonconformities relating to product, processes, and quality system requirements.Partner with Engineering on the successful transfer and qualification of new items into production to support the growth of the business.Drive the lean management of the operations through the shift start-up boards and daily meetings.Oversight of manufacturing expense, capital, and labor budgetsSet standards and monitor Value Stream Leader performance, provide performance feedback, write, and conduct appraisals, recommend merit increases and promotions, and hold direct reports accountable to policies and performance throughout the year.Supply ChainCreate and maintain a sustainable supply chainInteract directly with customers in the fulfillment of their purchase orders and management of product changes.Improves customer service and satisfaction through policy and procedural changes.FacilitiesEnsures that all operations and facilities comply with the policies, GMP standards, and SOPsEnvironmental Health and SafetyEnsure full operational compliance with all site procedures and applicable regulations.Ensures safety, health, and environmental compliance are included as part of everyday activities. Works with managers to improve employee engagement in safety, health, and environmental initiatives.Additional Responsibilities May IncludeAcquisition due diligence supportSite EvaluationsRequirements:Experience10+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment required5+ years of experience managing direct reportsBachelor's degree or 5+ years equivalent work experience requiredLean/Six Sigma Green Belt (or higher) preferredWorking within a regulated industryISO9001 and/or ISO13485 Quality Management System preferredDeveloping budgets and writing business plansA thorough understanding of Lean Manufacturing requiredFinancial acumen including the ability to understand and respond appropriately to financial data.Demonstrated success in managing the workforce, conflict management, and working in a team environment.Advanced proficiency with business software (ERP, MS Office)NetSuite ERP - preferredGrand Avenue Quality Software - preferredRequired attributesStrong business acuity with solid knowledge of finance, supply chain distribution, and employee managementOutstanding communicatorPossess a continuous improvement mindsetHighly collaborative leadership styleDiligent and proactive results-driven personalityEffective decision-making skillsTechnical aptitude in understanding complex manufacturing issues and processes.Financial acumen including the ability to understand and respond appropriately to financial data.Financial acumen including the ability to understand and respond appropriately to financial data.Benefits: Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, Life Insurance, Paid Vacation Days, Paid Holidays, 401k with match. Please, No Recruitment Agency calls or emails (we are not using recruitment services for this, or any other role posted).

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