Operations Manager

We offer strong compensation and benefits packages and we've built a wonderful culture. We hope you'll join us!

  • Little Rock, AR
  • $155,000 - $180,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Brendan Thomas
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A bit about us:

We an top-tier, internationally recognized manufacturer.

Why join us?

Key benefits include:
  • Competitive salary + bonus
  • Fortune 500-level medical/dental/vision
  • 401(k) + match
  • Generous PTO + 12 paid holidays
  • Life, short and long term disability insurance
  • Career growth opportunities and professional development
  • Fitness membership stipend
  • Work perks discount program
  • Accelerated career growth opportunities
  • High sustainability + innovation goals
  • Commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Warm + welcoming culture
& much more!!!

Job Details

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Operations Manager to join our team on a permanent basis. As the Plant Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of our manufacturing operations, ensuring efficiency, quality, and productivity. This is a challenging and rewarding role that requires strong leadership skills and a deep understanding of lean six sigma principles, ERP/MRP systems, cost center management, KPI tracking, regulatory reporting, and quality standards.


  • Lead and manage the day-to-day operations of the plant, ensuring production targets are met while maintaining high-quality standards.
  • Develop and implement strategies to optimize manufacturing processes, improve efficiency, and reduce waste.
  • Utilize lean six sigma methodologies to identify and implement process improvements, driving continuous improvement throughout the plant.
  • Oversee the implementation and utilization of ERP/MRP systems to streamline production planning, scheduling, and inventory management.
  • Manage and control the plant's cost center, monitoring expenses and implementing cost-saving initiatives without compromising quality.
  • Track and analyze key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure plant performance, identify areas for improvement, and implement corrective actions as necessary.
  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements, including safety, environmental, and quality standards.
  • Prepare and submit regulatory reports accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Lead and develop a high-performing team, providing coaching, mentoring, and training to enhance skills and improve performance.
  • Foster a culture of continuous learning, innovation, and teamwork within the plant.


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a manufacturing management role.
  • Strong knowledge and experience in lean six sigma methodologies, with a proven track record of implementing process improvements and driving operational excellence.
  • Proficiency in utilizing ERP/MRP systems for production planning, scheduling, and inventory management.
  • Experience managing a cost center and implementing cost-saving initiatives.
  • Demonstrated ability to track and analyze KPIs to measure performance and drive improvements.
  • In-depth understanding of regulatory requirements, particularly ISO 9001 standards, and experience in preparing and submitting regulatory reports.
  • Excellent leadership skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire a diverse team.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities, with a focus on finding practical and effective solutions.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships and collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage multiple priorities effectively.

If you are a highly motivated and experienced Plant Manager with a passion for driving operational excellence and leading a high-performing team, we want to hear from you. Join our team and take your career to new heights in a challenging and rewarding role. Apply now!
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Little Rock, AR
Job Type
$155,000 - $180,000