• Operations Manager
    • (North) LA, California
    • Permanent
    • OPERATIONS MANAGER/Production Supervisor
      Manufacturing/Aviation & Defense Industry

      Our client is a leading North American manufacturer of high-tech PCB, Circuit Boards servicing the Aviation, Aero and Defense industries, with facilities in Canada, the U.S. and China. They have an opening for an experienced Operations/Manufacturing Manager.

      Reporting directly to the General Manager, you will be responsible for effectively leading Manufacturing, you will oversee the CA operations (staff of approximately 65). You will drive growth and profitability, ensuring the successful accomplishment of operational KPIs, goals and objectives. You're a confident, hands-on and results-focused leader who is committed to building a high-performing culture. You expect great things to happen and can inspire individuals and teams to perform at their best.  You think expansively and have a talent for improving results.

      Specifically, your role includes several key responsibilities:

      • Conduct an operational review, establish goals, objectives and strategies for the PCB Manufacturing operations, to ensure value is delivered to the customers, suppliers, employees and stakeholders
      • Continuously refine strategic/business plans and goals in connection with changing market, industry and economic trends, and in the best interest of the organization
      • Drive production Improvement, push more throughput and improve efficiencies
      • Set strategies based on serving customers, differentiating from competition, building core competencies, supporting integrating solution offerings and nurturing a motivating and innovative culture and work environment
      • Recruit and train key hires to implement business plan
      • Manage the performance of the manufacturing staff through establishing and measuring effective key performance indicators, targets and goals.
      • Drive daily, weekly and monthly performance and reporting
      • Drive continuous improvement and productivity improvements


      • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related discipline, undergraduate or graduate degree in business 
      • Minimum of 5 years of supervisory experience in manufacturing in the PCB space REQUIRED
      • Experience with strategic planning and implementation for operations, implementing lean initiatives
      • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as organizational and analytical skills with strong technical abilities and strong leadership skills
      • Knowledge of manufacturing circuit boards in the aerospace and defense industry is a plus

      To learn more about us visit our website at www.polytechtalent.com

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