about 1 year ago
Director of Operations
With more than 50 years of industry experience, IMP Aerostructures, an Operating Unit of IMP Aerospace and Defence, is a leader in the Aerospace industry providing top quality structural components and assemblies to clients such as Bombardier, Bell Helicopter, Boeing, Spirit Aerosystems and Lockheed. Located in the quaint town of Amherst, NS, just a short trip from Moncton, NB, you’ll enjoy a lifestyle that offers all of the amenities of big city living in a rural setting. Recognized as one of Canada’s top 50 employers, IMP Group limited takes enormous pride in the diligence and hard work its employee groups provide. Known for providing its employees with a supportive and challenging atmosphere, fostering growth and personal development, IMP Aerostructures is looking for a Director of Operations to join its team during this period of growth and new business development.
As the Director of Operations, you will have a key role at this facility, providing leadership to a team of Production, Maintenance and Scheduling professionals in a unionized environment. You will be responsible for giving direction to your team of Managers and Supervisors on the daily demands of a manufacturing facility as well as the Master Scheduling group, ensuring that the production schedule is balanced and attainable. Your Maintenance team will look to you to oversee the implementation of TPM principles and processes. As a born leader, you will create and support Continuous Improvement projects, Lean Manufacturing and waste elimination strategies to drive excellence, increase capacity and, reduce costs. You will be responsible for fostering a positive employee relations climate that will encourage buy-in, teamwork and participation by employees across the organization. Where the safety of our employee’s is of the utmost importance, you will ensure that Health & Safety programs are implemented in a manner that safeguards the well-being of staff and promotes prompt responses to Health & Safety concerns. Finally, you will enforce safe work practices under Health & Safety Policies and legislated standards
As the ideal candidate you will have a four year degree or technologist accreditation, preferably in engineering or another technical discipline and over 7 years of Operations or Plant Management experience in a Lean Manufacturing environment. As a demonstrated Change Management advocate you will have strong knowledge of JIT/Lean Manufacturing principles, and Six Sigma. You are a team player with the ability to influence and motivate your staff in order to gain employee commitment and achieve results through clear communication, delegation and problem solving. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in the Aerospace Industry.
As the Director of Operations for IMP Aerostructures you will have the opportunity to be a part of a community that is poised for significant growth and change. IMP Aerostructures is a progressive, well established organization that values its employees, providing competitive wages, excellent benefits, and a challenging work atmosphere. If you are looking for the chance to be a leader and create positive change for both your employees and your clients, then this may be the opportunity for you.
Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume online at:
IMP Group – Director of Operations
Applications for the above position will be accepted until the position has been filled. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only individuals selected for an interview will be notified.
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