Director of Operations

Reference Number: SMY-5093
Location: Southeastern Indianapolis area

Our client, an award-winning precision injection molding manufacturer, is on the hunt for a Director of Operations to lead the production, technical support, and safety of a 24/5 operation. This organization places a high priority on providing work/life balance for all their employees and prides themselves on being able to provide the highest quality medical device components that save lives!

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provide support for the production team, technical support, and maintenance
  • Work with the COO on defining the budget and managing costs of all functions of the operations
  • Establish key metrics that support company goals and to maintain accountability for positive results.
  • Work with all units of the company to establish plants and provides targeted sales growth.
  • Ensure safety and compliance in all areas of the operation.
  • Lead technical problem-solving efforts to maximize quality.
  • Build a team and system that enables future growth and added complexity.
  • Maximize the utilization and productivity of available resources, human and machine!
  • Use autonomy to build a strategic vision.


  • Successful experience as a Plant Manager, Director of Operations in a Plastic Injection Molding environment
  • Medical Device and/or Automotive Industry experience, preferred
  • College degree is preferred, not required.
  • Strong financial acumen especially in operational budgeting and cost management
  • ISO 13485 / IATF 16949 Quality System Experience
  • A Humble and Intelligent leader who focuses on bringing teams together and providing a positive mindset

If you are a servant leader, who is excited to take over a motivated team… this is a role for you. This person will be at the fore front of their comprehensive, scientific approach to manufacturing. So If you are someone that thrives in a state-of-the-art environment that is motivated to solve complex problems… this company is for you!

If interested, please send your resume to Sam at