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IDEX Operations Manager in West Henrietta, New York

Title: Operations Manager

Business Unit: IH&S (West Henrietta COE)


1180 John Street

West Henrietta, New York, 14586

United States

Function: Operations


The function of the Operations Manager is to coordinate and schedule production

staff on all activities within Lasers & Shutters Assembly areas in order to

achieve a safe work environment, quality production, and on-time delivery. This

role is responsible for ensuring adequate staff training and resource

allocation to reach company objectives of Safety, Quality, and Delivery.

The successful candidate will be responsible for improving product flow and waste

elimination utilizing Lean Manufacturing methodologies. A successful manager will ensure compliance

to company and employee standards while leading by example. This role will coordinate daily with

production planning to ensure attainable schedules are in place and then deliver

as expected. The manager must be able to

set priorities and work cross-functionally to resolve production issues,

escalating when appropriate.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Responsible for daily management of assigned areas.

Create and maintain capacity modeling for production operations

Effectively balance new production and any customer returns, meeting committed ship


Ensure adequate staff is hired and trained to meet delivery schedules

Meet or exceed on Safety, Quality, and Delivery goals

Manage production and ERP system (JDE) data

Prioritize needs with support functions

Comply with health and safety policies and procedures.

Exemplifies company values of TEAM, TRUST, & EXCELLENCE

Manage staff of 10-20 employees activities, including annual and mid-year reviews


Maintain Safety, Quality, and Delivery metrics daily

Facilitate projects teams during Rapid Improvement Events (REI’s),

Create and maintain production metrics that drive improvement activity

Make recommendations for and implement continuous improvement initiatives

Comply with and enforce Safety and Clean Room Protocols.


Review attendance/punctuality

Timekeeping management

PTO request approvals

Write performance appraisal, salary increases, promotions

Motivate, mentor, coach, delegate

Recommendations for hiring, terminating employees

Qualifications: QUALIFICATIONS:

BA/BS in a technical

field or business with minimum 10 years of manufacturing experience or

Associates degree in a technical field and 15 years of relevant

manufacturing experience.

Experience in

Lean Manufacturing and Capacity management

5 years of

experience leading volume manufacturing in a high-mix environment on

product with large bills of materials BOM’s > 50 parts per unit.


experience preferred

Production planning

experience required.

At least 5 years

of supervisory and/or management experience


to ITAR restrictions, must be a U.S. Citizen or a U.S. Permanent Resident.

JDE or Oracle experience


IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

REQ ID: 2144