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Operations Manager 

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, gender identity or sexual orientation, creed, sex, disability, marital status, citizenship status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
About the Organization Headquartered in Solon, Ohio, HDT Global is the industry leader in engineering, designing and manufacturing leading-edge military expeditionary products, rugged industrial/commercial products, and products for medical rehabilitation. Our product lines include shelters, heaters, environmental control units (ECUs), power generators, chemical/biological/radiological/nuclear (CBRN) air filtration and collective protection systems, military vehicles, perimeter protection systems, and robotics including manipulator arms, vehicles, and healthcare solutions.

Additionally, HDT’s success and longevity is based on the full range of engineering services we offer, including design, analysis, testing, validation, training, and installation. These services provide the foundation of our innovation, providing ongoing research and development.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Location HDT (Huntsville, AL)  


This position directs and manages plant operations with overall responsibilities for production, staffing, safety, maintenance, quality and other production-related activities.


  • Coordinates plant activities through planning with departmental managers to insure the total manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Directs and manages plant operations and staffing for production, maintenance, quality and shipping/receiving as required
  • Develops and controls production plans and budgets
  • Executes cost effective systems of control over capital, operating expenditures, manpower, wages and salaries
  • Establishes and monitors overall plant performance measurements for production and quality standards
  • Implements and measures labor efficiency improvements
  • Controls and minimizes labor overtime, premium freight and repair expenses
  • Maintains existing plant facilities and equipment: replaces, or makes adjustments to plant facilities and equipment when necessary
  • Promotes and ensures compliance with Safety programs throughout the facility. Partners with HDT safety professionals to ensure compliance with applicable federal and state safety/health regulations (OSHA, environmental, etc.)
  • Provides direction, development and leadership to production supervisors
  • Provides leadership and training to accomplish the company goals and objectives
  • Supports, communicates, reinforces and defends the mission, values and culture of the organization
  • Adheres to all quality and safety standards
  • Supports other projects and performs duties as assigned
Position Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and responsibility listed above satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred

WORK EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 7 years of plant/general management experience in a manufacturing environment; experience in Lean Manufacturing environments; background with manufacturing methods, process improvement programs/procedures is required.


  • Problem analysis and problem resolution at both a strategic and functional level
  • Working knowledge of budgets and financial statements
  • Experience in Lean manufacturing environments
  • Ability to maintain safe work environment
  • Background in manufacturing methods, process improvement programs/procedures is required
  • Quality orientation and high attention to detail
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Possesses strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with customers, vendors and employees/managers at all levels within the company
  • Possesses strong computer skills with demonstrated proficiency in standard business software packages (e.g., Microsoft Office)
  • Experience in ERP systems, SAP desired
  • Must be able to speak, read and understand English

Equal Opportunity Employer of protected Veterans, disabled individuals or other individuals regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age or sexual orientation

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