Job Description

Operations Manager- Injection Molding


Jumpstart your career in North Charleston, SC, and expand your professional portfolio. As the Operations Manager, you will Oversee day-to-day operations for all areas of Injection Molding Manufacturing and direct activities so that approved products are manufactured on-schedule and within quality standards and cost objectives. This position will also be responsible for coordinating the requirements for purchased products as generated by MRP or related scheduling source and ensuring the supply base delivers on schedule using required methods.


  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Health benefits


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • B.S.

    in Engineering or Management preferred

  • 10+ years' experience in manufacturing
  • 5+ years' of progressive supervisory responsibility for a manufacturing production line with Injection Molding
  • Experience in an automotive or heavy duty truck manufacturing facility strongly preferred
  • Hands-on knowledge of lean manufacturing principles, OEE, and production systems
  • Familiarity with time keeping systems, computerized production systems, Lotus Notes applications, and Microsoft Office software programs
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven leadership and employee development skills


  • Manage all Shift and Production Supervisors for each shift. This includes interviewing, hiring, training, mentoring, performance appraisals, and disciplining
  • Track and maintain maximum utilization of all allocated resources including personnel, equipment, material, and other expenses
  • Adhere to established annual goals including continuous improvement of all key production figures
  • Manage assigned area's production activities and activities between all shifts including the continuous improvement of all change-overs
  • Organize the workforce through proper distribution to ensure that production objectives and customer demands are being met
  • Stop process if quality, safety, or environmental problems occur
  • Organize and maintain training for production workforce to maximize safety and production
  • Build a safe, improvement-focused operation, through a workforce empowered by comprehensive training, effective communications, clear operating goals, and recognitions for achievement
  • Maintain introduced standards including but not limited to "first piece inspection"
  • Make certain that all production equipment is available
  • Maintain all production parameters
  • Responsible for OEE
  • Support new product launches by assisting with the implementation of manufacturing procedures for new operations
  • Recommend, implement, and carry out personnel changes within area of responsibility
  • I.e. promotions, transfers, demotions, terminations, shift changes, additions, and performance/wage adjustment issues
  • Ensure consistency and compliance to plant policy and safety procedures
  • Demonstrate open communication and teamwork at all levels
  • Interface as needed on production and program issues as well as discussions regarding plant facilities, capital equipment replacements, new process and tooling requirements
  • Act as change catalyst for improvements in cultural environment


Headquartered in Augusta, Georgia and founded in 1973, MAU Workforce Solutions is a multi-faceted business solutions provider offering professional recruiting, commercial staffing, outsourcing, and human resources services. World class companies across the globe utilize our customized workforce solutions in order to gain a competitive advantage.

MAU is a family-oriented organization that has built its foundation upon strong values of dedicated service, loyal relationships and tailored business solutions all of which still remain today.

All applicants must submit to background check and drug screening.

This position does not offer sponsorship

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply

Company Description

MAU Workforce Solutions staffs excellent, effective people for their partners, allowing them to focus on their core competencies. Headquartered in Augusta, GA since 1973, MAU is a family-owned, minority company making lives better for applicants, clients, and employees through innovative workforce solutions. Today, with Branch and vendor on premise locations across the South and recruiting partners worldwide, MAU has global capabilities to help with all staffing, recruiting, and outsourcing needs.

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