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Operations Manager in Portland, OR at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 9/30/2019

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Operations Manager

City: Portland / State: Oregon                                                   


At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture engineered steel products for rail, energy and industrial end markets at six production sites located in the USA (Portland, Oregon; Pueblo, Colorado) and Canada (Regina, Saskatchewan; Calgary, Camrose and Red Deer, Alberta). We are the largest North American producer by volume in the rail and large diameter pipe markets, and we hold leading positions in the Western Canada oil country tubular goods, small diameter pipe and West Coast plate markets.

EVRAZ offers competitive wages and benefits along with training, apprenticeships and development programs to help you accomplish your professional objectives. We encourage our employees to continue their education by providing tuition reimbursement and training opportunities. And our open door policy fosters a culture of open communication that allows every employee to have a voice in the company. It’s how the best ideas come to light—and why the best people choose to work at EVRAZ.



Job Description and Responsibilities

EVRAZ North America is one of the most diversified steel manufactures in North America; headquartered in Chicago, Illinois with manufacturing facilities in the United States (Portland, Or.; Pueblo, Co.; Claymont, Del.) and Canada (Regina, Saskatchewan; Calgary, Camrose; Red Deer, Alberta; and Surrey, British Columbia). EVRAZ North America is a wholly owned subsidiary of EVRAZ Group S.A., one of the largest vertically integrated steel and mining businesses in the world. Our diverse range of manufacturing capabilities allows us to produce a wide array of specialty steel products: plate, coiled plate, welded and seamless pipe for oil and gas applications, structural tubing, rail and wire rod / bar. We take a dynamic approach to manufacturing, using the production flexibility of our facilities to respond quickly to changes in the market for maximum efficiency and cost savings.


We are looking for an Operations Manager to join our steel manufacturing facility in our Portland Pipe Mill. As the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for driving growth within a manufacturing organization while leading a diverse workforce across the functions of our steel manufacturing facility, overseeing all aspects of the manufacturing facility in the Portland Pipe Mill and will have day-to-day responsibility of managing the industrial performance and to meet objectives that conform to the existing plan and budgetary expectations.

• Demonstrating operational excellence in safety, quality, delivery, cost and organizational development
• Proactively working to reduce HS&E risks, and promoting safe behaviors in the workplace while not impacting the environment
• Managing objectives for operation budgets, capital plans and cost savings targets
• Defining and implementing new directives for growth in production and quality improvements
• Creating and maintaining manufacturing budgets and make sure that the operations remain profitable
• Keeping current on information and technology affecting functional areas to increase innovation and ensure compliance
• Building and managing a team of technical professionals, driving employee engagement, positive culture and execute strategic workforce planning initiatives
• Developing a cross-functional team and a change management program to manage complex nature of business, projects and initiatives



Job Requirements

•Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business Management or similar field
• 10+ years' experience in an operations role in steel or heavy manufacturing
• Experienced Leader with a proven background in change management 
• Ability to drive growth within an organization while leading a diverse workforce across the functions of our steel manufacturing facility
• Strong communicator


 

All applicants must be legally able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

 

EVRAZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans.

While we thank all those who apply, only those being actively considered for employment will be contacted.

 

At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture steel. We also manufacture excellence, drive success and build careers for our employees. Our people come from diverse backgrounds, but share a common set of values and the same goal of creating the best possible solution for our customers.

 

In addition to a competitive wage and generous benefits package, our employees share in the Company’s success through incentives like profit sharing. We provide opportunities for advancement and promote often from within—which means that a job at EVRAZ can take your career farther than you ever imagined.

 

With more than 4,500 team members in the U.S. and Canada, EVRAZ offers well-paying jobs and a comprehensive range of employee benefits. Our total compensation package includes benefits such as:

 

  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short and long term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness program

 

Job Requirements

•Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business Management or similar field
• 10+ years' experience in an operations role in steel or heavy manufacturing
• Experienced Leader with a proven background in change management 
• Ability to drive growth within an organization while leading a diverse workforce across the functions of our steel manufacturing facility
• Strong communicator

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