Operations Manager (Printing)

LaBine & Associates - Fort Wayne, IN

An Indiana based industry-leader seeks an experienced Operations Manager to lead its 24/7/365 vertically integrated printing press department.

Our operation is both a cost center internal source of supply, as well as a profit center for external customers.


  • Guiding the department in areas including safety, personnel, equipment, production, and financials.
  • Guiding and developing Shift Leaders to effectively meet the department goals.
  • Understanding and explaining safety, quality, departmental operation, and workflow to senior leadership.
  • Understanding and explaining production capabilities.
  • Budgeting and financial planning for the department and weekly reporting to corporate.
  • Scheduling production to achieve efficient, cost effective results.
  • Understanding and explaining the purchasing process, capital spending proposals, and product trial processes, as it pertains to their department.
  • The duties of the Operations Manager include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Mentoring and leading the Dept. and its manager daily.
  • Budgeting and variance reporting weekly.
  • Reviewing production schedule daily/weekly.


  • Three (3) years of experience in print manufacturing, including one or more years of leadership experience.
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Industry Experience: Lean Six Sigma training and certifications. Understanding of Lean Principles, Systems and Tools.
  • Minimum Education: Bachelor's Degree in related field.


Posted On: Friday, April 17, 2020

Position Contact
Prasad Reddy
Senior Recruiter
(650) 396-7356
Experienced Information Technology Recruiter with a demonstrated history of working in the staffing and recruiting industry. Skilled in Business Process, Technical Recruiting, Contact Centers, Screening, and Management.
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