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Flowserve Corporation Director Operations FPD Americas in Irving, Texas

Company Overview:

If a culture of excellence, innovation and ownership is what you’re searching for, consider putting your experience in motion at Flowserve. As an individual contributor, or as a leader of people, your enterprise mindset will ensure Flowserve’s position as the global standard in comprehensive flow control solutions. Here, your opportunity for professional development and industry leading rewards will be supported by our foundational commitments to the values of people first, integrity and safety. Thinking beyond opportunity and reward, at Flowserve, we are inspired by working together to create extraordinary flow control solutions to make the world better for everyone!

If a culture of excellence, innovation and ownership is what you’re searching for, consider putting your experience in motion at Flowserve. As an individual contributor, or as a leader of people, your enterprise mindset will ensure Flowserve’s position as the global standard in comprehensive flow control solutions. Here, your opportunity for professional development and industry leading rewards will be supported by our foundational commitments to the values of people first, integrity and safety. Thinking beyond opportunity and reward, at Flowserve, we are inspired by working together to create extraordinary flow control solutions to make the world better for everyone!

Role Summary: The Director, Operations role provides expert leadership and guidance to improve the operational performance of the Sites within their region. Works globally with peers and other leaders to identify and share best practices to improve overall Operational performance in Flowserve.

Responsibilities:

  • Enabler of project execution in their respective region, work across sites within region to drive improvements in operational performance and key metrics including safety, quality, delivery, cost and culture.

  • Align area key performance metrics with overall platform goals; organize resources to deliver on these metrics.

  • Own the change management to enhance business processes for the Sites within region, including lead time strategy to meet market requirements, aligned with the initiatives and plans from the corporate operations excellence team.

  • Work with sites to develop and manage the action plan to achieve these goals.

  • Leadership and development of strategic initiatives and plans as they relate to operating model deployment, product rationalization, re-alignment, both regionally and globally.

  • Identify best practices to be implemented across sites within region and / or globally.

  • Collaborate with Operations team across Pumps Division to improve overall operational performance of the business, through best practice sharing, standardization and change management across region. Prioritizing actions to those areas that will deliver best return to the business, and ensuring process stability post implementation.

  • Maintain a good technical knowledge of operations; follow the escalation process to resolve, address and respond to abnormalities and recommend corrective action as required.

  • Ensure the Lean manufacturing practices and Escalation Process set forth are followed and adhered to within the value stream manufacturing operations.

  • Coach and develop Plant Managers and Manufacturing Leadership to improve the overall operations performance in the business.

Requirements:

Preferred Experience / Skills:

  • BS or BA Degree in relevant field and 10+ years manufacturing or operational experience, ideally with 5+ years of experience managing manufacturing engineering, fabrication, and test of products, preferably in both ATO/MTO and EOT environment.

  • Experience of precision machining, assembly and testing of large, mechanical equipment for a regulated industry (API, ASME, ISO).

  • Experience in CNC machining of castings and forgings, precision assembly, NDT, welding, pressure testing, factory testing is preferred.

  • Proven track record of identifying and improving critical KPIs.

  • Ability to implement Lean manufacturing practices leading to measurable improvement in operational performance.

  • Prior experience making positive changes in manufacturing or operations processes and work culture.

  • Must have excellent leadership, management, communication and customer and vendor interface skills.

  • Experience developing and managing budgets and schedules, Cap Ex plans and organization planning and development.

  • Proficient in widely used business software, CAD, and engineering systems, ERP/MRP systems.

Preferred Experience / Skills:

Master’s Degree in Business or Engineering

Prior experience managing multinational or global teams

  • Prior experience managing multinational or global teams

Req ID : R-967

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