Director Operations in Mount Pleasant, MI at Welbilt

Date Posted: 2/2/2018

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Job Description

Demonstrated team leader. Effective Communicator. Drives Results. Is this you? If so . . . then you could be our next Director of Operations at Welbilt, Inc.*

The Director Operations is responsible for the strategic development and execution of the operations plan for our entire product line.  

Reporting directly to the Vice President of Products, this position is located in Mount Pleasant, MI.**

We put the 'fast' in fast food and the refinement in fine dining. We put the icy refreshment in sodas and the 'rocks' in signature cocktails. Be part of an industry that touches every life. Advance your career with the leader in foodservice innovation!

Essential Job Functions:

• Oversee effective operation, direction, and development of Manufacturing, Materials, Scheduling, Shipping, Quality, and Safety

• Drive continuous improvement and consistency in processes. 

• Develop and execute manufacturing strategies and vision

• Plan, direct and coordinate activities to optimize performance of safety, productivity, product quality, facility utilization, people utilization, inventory management and operating expenses


Job Requirements


• Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 15 years’ manufacturing experience is required.

• Experience in food service equipment industry is strongly preferred.

• Strong understanding of continuous improvement and lean processes and systems.

• Proven leader with outstanding communication skills and ability to relate and motivate people at all levels of the organization.

• Decisive and detail-oriented with a “big picture” perspective.

• Ability to travel up to 25% of the time is required.

*Welbilt, Inc. – Mt. Pleasant, Michigan manufactures world class product brands such as Delfield®, Merco®, and Multiplex®.  Products include frozen beverage dispensing equipment, hot-holding units, prep tables, worktop refrigeration, refrigerated equipment stands, mobile serving lines, and custom refrigeration.  The facility in Mt. Pleasant is a division of Welbilt.



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