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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Operations Manager in Walden, New York

Job Description

  • Support an environment of Honesty, Candidness & Transparency, Teamwork (no hidden agendas), Accountability: Do What You Say and Goal Driven: Fact Based Decisions.

  • Comply with all Safety, Operational and Employment policies and practices.

  • Follow quality requirements to meet or exceed specifications.

  • Must have scheduling flexibility to meet the demands of a 24/7 operation.

  • Develop and administer plans and programs to meet production requirements by establishing operating objectives and recommending staffing and manufacturing needs.

  • Analyze operational costs, investigate significant variances, create and implement corrective action, and keep production management fully informed of actions taken.

  • Use fact-based team problem solving techniques to identify and solve problems.

  • Support “best demonstrated practices” by communicating and cooperating with team members to implement technological changes, exchange experiences, ideas, and solutions to operating problems/challenges.

  • Ensure there is a program to control and reduce cost, improve quality and operating efficiency.

  • Maintain a strong internal customer focus by cooperating with other departments.

  • Responsible for establishing and maintaining an effective communications program which includes communicating plant mission and results and providing customer feedback to all team members.

  • Maintain high levels of team member performance and morale through ongoing monitoring, coaching, guidance, and continuous feedback.

  • Ensure all team members have proper authority to conduct job duties as assigned.

  • Foster an environment of continuous improvement, involvement, teamwork, customer focus (internal/external) by agreeing upon goals, communicating expectations, providing training, resources, equipment, encouragement and displaying the expectation to make fact-based decisions.

  • Establish common goals, communicate expectations, and provide training resources as needed.

  • Day-to-day compliance with safety, quality, prerequisite programs

  • All other duties as assigned.

Other Duties

Always take ownership and be accountable for your actions. This job description is a tool for you to follow while at ProAmpac. Other job duties may be assigned to you, this outline is not to be considered a detailed description and you may have other duties/projects assigned to meet business needs. Good and reliable attendance, positive attitude and at or above job specific metrics and/or goals will reflect on your annual review. Always take ownership of your job and team.

EEO Statement

ProAmpac provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated .


  • Bachelor’s degree in the areas of Engineering, Operations Management or Business or related field or equivalent experience.

  • 5 - 10 Years' experience in manufacturing, materials management, and quality control.

  • Bilingual in Spanish and English preferred.

  • Experience working in a continuous improvement environment is required.

  • Six Sigma Black or Green belt certification preferred.

  • Metric Driven.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and develop individuals and teams.

  • Trouble shooting/problem solving skills.

  • Operating knowledge of word, excel and power point.

  • Experience managing within an ISO/SQF certified environment.

Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: General Mfg Mgmt.-6901
Shift: Day Shift

ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.