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Title:  Operations Manager

CommScope is a global innovator in broadband technology. Our team collaborates with leading Service and Content Providers to build entertainment and communication solutions that are personalized and mobile. At CommScope, we are constantly redefining connectivity to power a smarter, simpler, more connected world. CommScope customers include service providers (cable, broadband, telco, satellite), commercial verticals, small enterprises, and the people they serve. We win when our customers win…and that drives everything we do!


How You’ll Help Us Connect The World

The Operations Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations and long-term planning of Commscope Bray Operations, Defining goals, improving technologies, and resolving problems. This role also translates customer requirements into state-of-the-art manufacturing strategies and processes, resulting in efficient processing and profitable manufacturing of company products. Develops operations-related plans, budgets, and policies and procedures. Responsibilities for the role include:

  • Cascade strategic objectives from Segment, Business Unit and Operations functional leadership. Set and clarify requirements and expectations for direct and matrixed reports based on the strategic direction and needs of the business.
  • Plan, direct and monitor production activities with the objective of maximising the use of available resources to meet or exceed established targets for Simply Commscope (LEAN), Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, Employee Engagement and Talent Development.
  • Drive the creation and deployment of Continuous Improvement initiatives which enable functional areas and the site to meet or exceed its Operating plan. Take proactive steps to ensure best practices are shared.
  • Deliver an extraordinary customer experience. Understand the demand from the customer and plan materials and production in alignment with plan.
  • Plan materials and production around the needs of the customer. Develop and implement production operating budget and plan. Allocate appropriate resources and monitor goal attainment. Develop headcount requirements and work to align with achieving operations plan.
  • Measure performance (results and behaviours) while providing timely performance feedback and coaching. Mentor, coach and engage team. Resolve issues with people or functions to achieve targeted performance targets/metrics.
  • Demonstrate and proactively drive all people management responsibilities including hiring, training, coaching, performance management and employee relations for direct and matrixed reports.
  • Drive strategic workforce planning and successful talent development strategies aligned to business needs, OLR and strategic succession planning outcomes/requirements, and seasonality.
  • Drive employee engagement at the site through an appropriate daily, weekly, bi-weekly, monthly and quarterly communication strategy with a strong focus on recognition


Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Engineering, Manufacturing, Supply Chain or Business or relevant practice experience


You Will Excite Us If You Have:

  • Experience working with a manufacturing organisation in high tech//telecom/mechanical industry with proven success in simplifying processes and increasing production. General project leadership experience
  • Lean and/or six sigma experience a plus
  • Experience working with multiple customers and suppliers in a low volume high mix industry


Why CommScope?

It’s not very often you get a chance to connect with something extraordinary. In this “always-on” world, we believe it’s essential to have a genuine connection with the work you do. Driven by a collective sense of integrity, we are on a quest to ensure our lives, homes, and businesses are empowered by the world’s most advanced networks.


Our dynamic work environment attracts forward-thinking, hardworking, and caring people who strive to build what’s next. We provide our employees with opportunities where they can innovate and build while growing and developing their careers. We grow with change and know the value diversity plays in bringing forth new insights and generating better solutions.


Here, you will find a collaborative culture that encourages authenticity and champions inclusiveness. Come connect to your future.

CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including people with disabilities and veterans. To learn more visit careers.commscope.com/eeo.

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