Operations Manager

Location: Chicago, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $120,000.00 - $140,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science; Master of Science;
Date: 10/31/2017
Job ID: 02537392
Job Description
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Title:
   Operations Manager
Location:   Chicago, IL
Education:   Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
Salary:  $120,000 – 140,000
Relocation:   Yes
Travel:   No
Manages Others:   Yes
 
Industries:   manufacturing, sales/marketing, electronics
Job Types:   manufacturing, engineering 
 
FUNCTION
A mid-sized, growing automation system integrator located in the NW suburbs of Chicago, IL is searching for an Operations Manager. The Operations Manager will provide development of strategic vision of the automation group & operations. The Operations Manager will also have divisional P&L responsibility, negotiation with clients, oversee daily operations of all aspects of the automation group and support sales/engineering efforts when needed. This role will oversee a team of 15 team members in the automation group.
 
REQUIREMENT
 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering; equivalent experience considered.
  • 10+ years of related automation system integration experience.
  • Must have at least 5+ years of engineering, automation or operations management experience with a similar automation/controls integration company.
  • A strong, client-focused commitment to service and focused on exceeding expectations.
  • Must have solid negotiation skills as well as the proven ability to prospect, cold call, follow up and make presentations.
  • In depth knowledge of A/C & D/C motors, variable drive systems, motors (single and three phase), controls systems, PLC systems, industrial electronics and circuit boards.
 
 
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