Houston manufacturing recruiting firm seeks Lean Operations Manager for Texas job

Kappa Search is a Houston technical recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing and supply chain recruitment and placement. We are actively recruiting for an Operations Manager as outlined below:

The Operations Manager will manage and coordinate staff and operations of inside sales, warehouse, inventory, product service and repair, CNC/machining, assembly, CAD design and procurement to achieve:


  • Responsible for timely delivery of goods and services to meet customer requirements.
  • Oversees production of quality products that meet or exceed customers’ goals.
  • Control fixed and variable costs to meet company financial targets
  • Establishes and meets safety targets.
  • Works with Global Operations and branch network to introduce best practices for improved operational efficiencies
  • Scrutinizes inventory management program to develop and implement inventory reduction plans
  • Works with continuous process improvement team to develop and implement plans
  • Manage operating budgets to ensure spend budgets are adhered to.
  • Identify needs, writes and manages CAPEX requirements
  • Oversees the maintenance of building, equipment, grounds, etc.
  • Ensure environmental rules and regulations are met


  • Bachelors degree in business, supply chain or engineering
  • Several years managerial experience in a mechanical engineering discipline.
  • Knowledge of integrated business and manufacturing systems operations involving MRP.
  • Expertise with LEAN principles and experience in leading the introduction into a business.