Summary: Our client is seeking an Operations Manager (reporting to the General Manager) to manage and develop the operational teams & systems necessary to achieve plant targets for environmental, safety, quality, cost, etc. This role will be an active member of our Management/Leadership team and is key to business success, the selected candidate will have significant growth and advancement potential within the organization in the short term.


  • Lead and direct those who ensure that the plant operations in order to meet monthly production targets.
  • Oversee that the plant delivers the KPIs and in a safe and environmentally compliant manner.
  • Responsible for develop, monitor, and oversee large budget.
  • Oversee supervisors who lead and direct employees to ensure safety & environmental compliance. Work as a team to lead & develop safety and environmental initiatives in all departments.
  • Support leadership team support the leadership team in directing the facility. Provide proactive input and leadership on all aspects of the facility.
  • Conduct performance discussions, coach and develop employees. Lead according to Company vision and values.


  • Bachelor Degree in technical/engineering, or MBA with significant experience in heavy industry
  • 10 or more years of industry and operations management experience
  • Minimum of 7+ years of demonstrated experience managing large groups (120+) of employees
  • Experience developing and implementing Operational Systems & Processes
  • Experience managing budgets and forecasting business needs
  • Expertise in Project Management & EPCM (Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Management)
  • Experience in Improving Safety & Environmental Performance & Culture
  • Knowledge of pyro-metallurgy preferred

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