Job Summary
Employment Type
Full Time
Years Experience
3 - 5 years
$55,000 - $75,000 Annual
Job Description

Position Title:  Operations Manager

Position Overview:   Oversee daily operations of our Tucson, AZ plant, that feeds 3 divisions, manufacturing multiple printed products for the Retail, Vending and the Promotional Products industries.  


Supervision:  Operations manager will report directly to Chief Operating Officer.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities: Oversight includes all aspects of print-production including Prepress, Press (Offset, Flexo & Screen) as well as all finishing work from cutting & letterpress through packaging and shipping.  Specific duties include, but are not limited to...

  1. Oversee all production area supervisors, to ensure consistency in communication with their teams and foster a true team environment. 
  2. Provide leadership and guidance to all production employees to foster a high-functioning, respect-based working environment at all levels.
  3. Oversee all hiring, terminations, recognition, discipline and performance management of production supervisors and their teams.
  4. Assist production scheduler with daily juggling of a dynamic workload across multiple divisions.  Ability to assess and prioritize workload.
  5. Ensure appropriate inventory levels for production plant are established and maintained.
  6. Work closely with procurement team to establish best pricing for all locally purchased supplies.
  7. Work within established budgets for labor and production supplies and help to develop annual budgets for both going forward.
  8. Responsible for ensuring company vision and core values are consistently communicated and adhered to by production team.
  9. Create Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) for production team with COO, communicate and track them with area supervisors.  
  10. Maintain clean, organized, and safe working environment for all production employees.
  11. Interface directly with divisional managers to ensure their needs are understood and met.
  12. Design, develop & implement training schedules for all production employees
  13. Work closely with compliance Director to ensure production areas consistently meet or exceed requirements of current certifications held by TMI.
  14. Promote strong culture of Quality, Safety and Respect.
  15. Strong focus on continuous improvement


Required Qualifications:  

  • 3-5 years of Print-production management ($10 Million or more annual revenue)
  • Previous oversight of 30+ employees through 6-8 direct reports.
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience in offset print production
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong working knowledge of all aspects of offset print production. (Flexo a plus)
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Extremely organized with strong attention to detail
  • Solid computer skills and ability to learn and master new systems
  • Ability to handle a dynamic, fast-paced work environment
  • Ability to assess issues as they arise and provide informed, logical solutions
  • Punctuality, integrity and respect for others
  • Drug Free


Requested Qualifications:  

            Bachelors degree or related

            Bi-lingual a plus (English-Spanish)


Compensation and Benefits: 

Salaried position: $55 – $75K per year commensurate with experience

Benefits include (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K)

Clean and Safe Work Environment

Vacation, Holiday and Sick pay

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Job ID: 274234155

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