Director of Operations

Bloomfield, CT
Full Time
Join LiquidPiston, a leading Engine Development Company, in our pursuit of innovation! We're seeking a highly skilled and experienced Director of Operations to oversee and optimize the performance of key departments within our organization. Reporting directly to the CEO, the Director of Operations will play a critical role in driving operational efficiency, fostering cross-departmental collaboration, and ensuring alignment with the company's overall goals and objectives.

  • Provide strategic direction and leadership to key departments including machine shop, information technology, finance, procurement, and facilities.
  • Oversee day-to-day operations to ensure efficient workflows, quality standards adherence, and timely deliverables.
  • Develop and implement departmental goals, policies, and procedures for operational excellence.
  • Foster collaboration and communication between departments to streamline processes and optimize resource allocation.
  • Collaborate with senior management on operational strategies aligned with the company's mission and vision.
  • Manage departmental budgets and resources effectively, optimizing expenditure for maximum ROI.
  • Identify and mitigate operational risks, ensuring compliance with regulations and internal policies.
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Operations Management, or related field; Master's degree preferred.
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in operations management, preferably in the engineering or manufacturing industry.
  • Proven track record of effective leadership, strategic thinking, and cross-functional collaboration.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret data and make data-driven decisions.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a focus on fostering teamwork and innovation.
If you are passionate about pushing the boundaries of operational efficiency and thriving in a collaborative environment, we want to hear from you! Join us at LiquidPiston and be a part of our mission to revolutionize the engine industry. Apply now to embark on an exciting journey.

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