Food Manufacturing Operations Manager - Instant soup (Pho) production

PhoLicious LLC
Houston, TX 77060
From $60,000 a year - Full-time

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  • From $60,000 a year

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  • Full-time

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  • Weekends as needed
  • 10 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


Houston, TX 77060

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  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off

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PhoLicious is hiring for an Operations Manager in Houston, Texas!

PhoLicious, based in Houston, Texas, is a dynamic & growing company specializing in crafting & distributing authentic Vietnamese instant pho bowls to large retail chains & online direct to consumer. Our commitment to quality & convenience has made us a favorite among pho enthusiasts! We are a rapidly growing company, & we're looking for a dedicated Operations Manager to join our team.

Position: Operations Manager
Salary: $60,000 per year
Benefits: Paid vacation & medical benefits available

Reports to: Owners

Role Overview:
As the Operations Manager at PhoLicious, you'll play a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth & efficient functioning of our daily operations. You will oversee the production team, manage wholesale & online orders, lead the line production team (including joining the production line as well at times). Your attention to detail & commitment to maintaining our high-quality standards will contribute to the overall success of our company. This is not a desk job.

Key Responsibilities:
Coordinate & execute the logistics of outgoing orders for direct-to-consumer sales & wholesale orders to various retail chains. Ensuring timely delivery & accurate fulfillment. Lead & support the line production team in daily operations, ensuring production targets are met. This also includes assisting your team in the packaging process of PhoLicious instant pho bowls.

Will need to pass a background and drug screening upon hire. High school diploma or equivalent; relevant certifications or coursework in operations management or a related field are a plus. Previous experience in operations management, production supervision, or related roles.

1. **Leadership Skills**: Effective LEADERS lead by example, inspire their team, and manage staff efficiently, ensuring that everyone works towards common goals.

2. **Customer Focus**: A strong emphasis on guest satisfaction is crucial. So goes for our business. Although you won’t have to deal with customers directly, leading the production staff with customer satisfaction in mind will be key.

3. **Communication Skills**: Clear and effective communication with staff, and other stakeholders is essential. This includes listening actively and conveying information accurately.

4. **Problem-Solving Abilities**: this leader should be able to quickly identify and resolve issues, whether they are related to production, staff, or operations.

5. **Organizational Skills**: Managing various tasks and responsibilities efficiently is key. This includes scheduling, coordinating events, and ensuring that daily operations run smoothly.

6. **Financial Acumen**: Understanding budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting will help this leader make informed decisions that affect the daily operations and profitability.

7. **Attention to Detail**: Ensuring that all aspects of the production, from cleanliness to service delivery, meet high standards.

8. **Adaptability**: The ability to adapt to changing situations.

9. **Team Development**: Commitment to training and developing staff to enhance their skills and performance.

10. **Technology Proficiency**: Familiarity with technology that can streamline operations and improve efficiency.

11. **Interpersonal Skills**: Building strong relationships with customers, staff, and vendors to foster a collaborative and positive environment.

12. **Strategic Thinking**: The ability to plan and implement strategies that align with goals and objectives.

13. **Cultural Sensitivity**: Understanding and respecting diverse cultures.

14. **Ethical Conduct**: Upholding high ethical standards and integrity in all dealings.

Why Join Us:
Be part of a passionate & rapidly growing company in the food industry. Contribute to delivering high-quality products to a wide audience. Opportunity for growth & advancement within the company. Competitive salary & benefits package, including paid vacation & medical benefits.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $60,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed

Ability to Commute:

  • Houston, TX 77060 (Required)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Houston, TX 77060: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Job-related location requirement:

  • Candidates must be within a 25-mile radius.

Work Location: In person

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