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Director of Operations

Full-Time | Mississauga, Ontario | 1 Position(s) Available

Westpro requires a Director of Operations that will act as the driving force in the Ontario Operations. This is a leadership role based in the Mississauga office and reporting directly to the President of the company. This position requires a P.Eng Mechanical Engineer who successfully held a managerial role with a manufacturing-based company.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

·Plan, organize, direct and coordinate the Ontario Operations and its local, domestic and global activities in the following areas: Sales, Customer Service, Engineering, Procurement, Manufacturing, Production, Project Management, Installation, Commissioning, Warranties, Policy & Procedures.

·Recruit, train and supervise personnel in all the departments noted above in order to balance staffing strength with profitability and growth.

·Address, analyse and present to the company President, matters requiring an executive decision.

·Act as Senior Project Manager providing a senior level of customer and vendor negotiations, contract closing and warranty services.

·Develop and recommend objectives in each area of Operations with concise short-term and long-term plans and programs, with supporting budget requests and financial estimates.

·Develop plans for new areas of technology for the manufacturing and design functions that support the mission of the company.

Skills, Qualifications and Other Requirements

·Minimum 5 years experience primarily in the custom manufacturing of machinery.

·Minimum 5 years experience in a senior management position.

·Senior Project Manager experience.

·Experience with mineral processing equipment an asset.

·Proven customer and vendor negotiation skills.

·Strong communication skills.

·Confident decision-making skills.

·Highly motivated, professional and organized self-starter.

·Mechanical Engineering Degree required.

·P.Eng designation required.

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