United States, Geneva, NY, Beauty Care

Operations Manager, Blow Molding/Silk Screening - Zotos


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  • The Operations Manager for Blow Molding and Silk Screening leads all activities associated with the bottle molding and decorating departments which includes seven extrusion blow molders and seven silk screening lines.  
  • Provide a high degree of LEADERSHIP and COACHING to teams in the form of transparent communication, issue resolution, change management, education and empowerment.   
  • Strong leader with proven success in building engagement at all levels across multiple shifts toward the common goals of safety culture, quality performance, and driving machine efficiencies (OEE). Coach teams to lead continuous improvement efforts in efficiencies (OEE), defect/stop reduction, to maximize profitability
  • Strong collaboration skill set to build relationships with peers and with all levels of the organization
  • This role is part of succession planning for the organization, and candidate must possess acumen, skill set, and experience needed to be a successful promotional candidate


  • B.A./B.S. Required, preferably in a technical or engineering discipline.
  • Minimum 5 – 10 years in a manufacturing environment managing people and direct process oversite.
  • Must possess strong skills, knowledge, and capability in Manufacturing principles such as OEE, Lean, or Continuous Improvement. 
  • Collaborative working knowledge of the following business functions: SHE/Q regulatory compliance, Warehouse Operations, Maintenance and Engineering. 
  • Excellent coaching skills with demonstrated ability to positively influence the hourly workforce.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral. At Henkel’s request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

JOB ID: 1900064J
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067


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