Date:  Nov 2, 2019
Country:  US
City:  Auburn Hills
Company:  Grupo Antolin North America (GANA)




Director of Operations - OHS

Functions / Tasks:

  • Lead operations
  • Implement operational strategies and objectives with accountability for profit and loss of plants within the Overhead System Business Unit
  • Ensure plant KPI's are met and a safe and healthy work environment is being provided
  • Manage the operations function concurrent with Business Unit objectives and report deviations immediately to upper management  
  • Conceive, research, plan, target, and control reductions in cost and product lead times on existing and new products. Lead the yearly budget process with each plant following the objectives set forth by the Business Unit
  • Communicate and facilitate best practice sharing and interaction between plant management through weekly plant management reviews 
  • Strive to continuously improve customer satisfaction, reduce delinquencies, provide for on-time delivery, and meet customer quality and cost expectations
  • Participate in the implementation of new manufacturing processes, product and systems technology to meet the BU's objectives

    **The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirement for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.


Necessary Experience and Knowledge:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • 10+ years of Operations experience, in autotomotive environment
  • 5 + years of management experience
  • Extensive experience in overhead systems


Personal Abilities / Skills:

  • Physically demands require computer work, standing, sitting in office, walking as needed
  • Travel - Approximately 85%
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities within the operations discipline and with peers
  • Ability to perform analytics for operations performance

Nearest Major Market: Detroit