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Director of Manufacturing Operations - Fort Worth, TX

Fort Worth, TX, US, 76060

Oldcastle Infrastructure
Enclosure Solutions



Job ID:  279880



Oldcastle Enclosure Solutions (OES), a CRH company, has united the Carson®, Christy®, and Synertech® brands to form the largest manufacturer of plastic, polymer, and concrete utility enclosure products serving the municipal water, irrigation, electric, communications, and transportation markets. OES has 11 manufacturing and distribution centers strategically located across the U.S. and Canada.


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  • This is a newly created, key leadership position for Oldcastle Infrastructure. This role will report to the VP-Operations and Supply and will optimize our value stream, ensuring manufacturing excellence while optimizing our value stream for our customers.
  • This position typically has 8 direct reports (Plant Managers). Coaching and developing talent is critical to success in this role.
  • In this role, you will ensure our customer demands are met or exceeded by ensuring cost effective and operationally sound manufacturing of our products. 
  • You will lead a team of Plant Managers, coaching them to collaborate effectively to reduce costs and optimize production. 
  • This role ensures all initiatives and processes are in alignment with Oldcastle operational excellence strategic objectives.
  • You will be accountable to the overall operational budget and costs. 
  • This position will require cross-functional collaboration with Engineering, Product Management, S&OP and the Commercial teams
  • A highly visible opportunity for the right candidate to position themselves for Leadership role with significant career advancement.


Key Role Specific Knowledge, Skills & Experiences


  • Development of strategy and long-term improvement plans for manufacturing sites to include automation and equipment improvements
  • Demonstrated ability to Lead P&L and results oriented
  • Effective at prioritizing Capital expenditures for best returns
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement methodologies… (Lean, 5S, Six Sigma)
  • Critical KPI’s…Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery, People and Operational Excellence
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities at any given time


Key Critical Competencies


  • Change agent…looks for innovative ideas and makes it happen
  • Ability to communicate throughout all levels of organization
  • Decisive…utilizes knowledge, experience, data and instinct
  • Clear thinker...ability to connect strategy with purpose
  • External focus…makes customers a number one priority
  • Demonstrates self-confidence and accountability along with holding others to same characteristics
  • Collaborative…welcomes opposing ideas, drive engagement and respect at all levels of organization
  • Results oriented


Education Requirements/Experience


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Business; Master’s Degree Preferred
  • 8+ years of managerial experience preffered 
  • CPIM (Preferred)
  • Demonstrated successful experience in Leading multiple manufacturing sites


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle Enclosure Solutions (OES), a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date Posted:  Jul 2, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

Job Segment: Operations Manager, Manager, Industrial, Operations, Management, Manufacturing