When was the last time you actually had FUN at work? It is a great time to join Comfort Research, a rapidly growing (50%+ in 2012 and 120%+ in 2013!) wholesale manufacturer of bean bags, Fuf Chairs, ottomans, and gaming chairs, who is looking for an Ops Ninja!...aka for those boring company job descriptions...a Plant Operations Manager (blah!).
We take pride in having become the world's largest bean bag producer in the world. This fun product is fun to make and while is simple in it's essence, has a lot of sophistication built into the processes to order, manufacturer, and ship these cool products. We have a culture of fun built around fun products but we will also challenge you to make us better.
This position reports directly to the Plant Ninja (old boring description of Plant Manager) and is the #2 Operational Expert for this growing manufacturer. The right candidate has the opportunity to make a significant impact in this high paced environment of growth with lots of opportunity for advancement as we add new site locations and product lines.
We sell to and service the worlds largest retailer, other major mass merchants, and burgeoning .com customers. We are a high growth and fast paced company with a variety of changing activities. The are over 100+ full time employees in the operation including a Manufacturing Engineer, 2 full time Mechanics, and Schedulers are part of the Leadership Team.
Manages the day-to-day activities of an organization's manufacturing operations department. Assists in evaluating current and proposed systems and procedures. Recommends changes when necessary and assists in implementation of new processes. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 8 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Salary is $75,000 with 401k and health benefits.