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Operations Performance Lead - Philadelphia, PA

Location: 

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19103

Company:  Anchor Concrete

 

Job ID:  147031

 

Anchor, a CRH company, is a division of the Oldcastle APG Products Group (APG). APG is North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 40 states and 5 Canadian provinces through a network of over 165 operating locations and more than 5,000 employees.   

 

Job Summary


The Oldcastle Architectural Products Group (APG) has launched an effort, Operations Performance System (OPS), to improve APG into a world class manufacturing operation, driving financial improvement and employee satisfaction. The effort focuses on implementing an integrated set of initiatives to maximize production efficiency across APGs ~180 plants in North America.

 

The person will work on site with local business leaders to: 

  • Implement OPS tools at local companies across initiatives including
    • Performance management
    • Preventative Maintenance
    • Production planning
    • Labor scheduling
  • Streamline site(s) processes – analyze each site, define the bottlenecks for each production line, build and execute a plan to increase production efficiency
  • Training
    • Lead group training sessions on OPS tools and best practices
    • Conduct one on one training with new operations employees
    • Conduct one on one training on production floor with frontline employees
  • Drive additional operations improvements projects locally including – but not limited to:
    • Strategic sourcing / procurement of supplies purchased locally
    • Problem solving local production / equipment challenges
    • Support capital improvement projects

 

Requirements

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field including engineering, management/finance or IT
  • 5 + years of demonstrated track record of driving improvements in operations or related field
  • Very strong analytical skills - ability to analyze volumes of data, synthesize and communicate critical findings
  • Communication skills that work with both a frontline manufacturing environment and an executive team
  • Must be able to travel up to 50% of the time within a designated region including some overnight stays

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Anchor, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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