Director of Operations



  • Supply Chain & Operations
  • Job Code: 9P70312295
  • Posted: September 13, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client, one of North America's leading transportation service providers, to recruit a Director of Operations based in Richmond, BC.

The Director of Operations is a dynamic leader, responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction through effective leadership of the Operations team. With core focus on EBITDA and experience in implementing lean six sigma methodology, the successful candidate will ideally possess: 

  • Previous business management experience within the Transportation Industry 
  • Able to effectively manage the Operational P&L
  • High degree of MS Office proficiency
  • Previous personnel leadership experience within a 24/7 working environment
So that they can effectively:
  • Build relationships with team members, customers, suppliers and stakeholders
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with other departments to ensure a culture of high performance and continuous improvement
  • Monitor and review costing and allocations of people and equipment resources
  • Develop Budgets and forecasts  
  • Ensure adherance to Health and Safety compliance policies/regulations 
  • Participate in labour management initiatives
  • Deliver industry leading customer service and account management
As Vancouver's transportation and logistics sectors continue to grow rapidly, this is an excellent opportunity for an Operations leader to join our client at the forefront of the industrial evolution within industrial transportation solutions. The Director of Operations will earn above market average salary, extended benefits and bonus opportunities.

If you meet the above criteria and are interested in pursuing this opportunity, apply today for immediate consideration!  

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Peter Charles, Consultant, Aplin Supply Chain Management. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  #LI-VAN


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