Manufacturing/Operations Director

Our client has been a pioneer in the manufacturing of Technical Textiles for multiple market sectors to include Filtration, Industrial, Automotive, and Appliance Textiles. Since the 1980’s they pursue a policy of continuous investment and the plants utilizes state of the art production equipment specifically designed and engineered for their markets. This is a division of a thriving global parent company!

We are searching for a strong leader in Manufacturing & Operations to lead a team of ~200 between two facilities in the Southeast (~175pp and one with ~20pp) producing Technical Felt.  Strong proven history of success in operations, capital projects, continuous improvement, EHS, shipping & receiving. You have built, coached and strengthened operations teams and are a hands on / lead by example team player. You have an excellent communication skillset with a technical acumen. Technical degree preferred. Competitive base and bonus opportunity!

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