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  • 09/15/2023

SysPersonnel Systems Personnel

Improving Lives Through Employment

ID: 7022

Employment Type: Direct

Job Location: Buffalo, NY 14222



Chief Operating Officer – Discreet Manufacturing (Six Sigma Background) – Buffalo, NY

Are you a dynamic leader with a passion for operational excellence and a proven track record in discreet manufacturing? Are you experienced in implementing Six Sigma methodologies to drive process improvements and operational efficiency? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!


Our client, a leading discreet manufacturing company, is seeking a talented and results-oriented Chief Operating Officer (COO) to join their executive team. As the COO, you will play a crucial role in driving our operational strategy, ensuring seamless production processes, and optimizing our manufacturing capabilities.


  • Develop and implement the overall operational strategy, aligning it with the company's goals and objectives.
  • Drive process improvements across all manufacturing operations, utilizing your expertise in Six Sigma methodologies.
  • Optimize production efficiency, reduce waste, and enhance quality control through the implementation of lean manufacturing principles.
  • Oversee the day-to-day manufacturing operations, ensuring timely delivery, cost-effective production, and adherence to quality standards.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineering, procurement, and supply chain, to streamline processes and improve product development timelines.
  • Lead, mentor, and develop a high-performing operations team, fostering a culture of continuous improvement and accountability.
  • Monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) to identify areas for improvement and develop action plans to drive operational excellence.


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, operations management, or a related field. An MBA or advanced degree is preferred.
  • Proven experience as a Chief Operating Officer or a similar leadership role within the discreet manufacturing industry.
  • Strong background in implementing Six Sigma methodologies, driving process improvements, and achieving operational excellence.
  • Demonstrated track record of successfully optimizing manufacturing operations, reducing costs, and improving overall efficiency.
  • Excellent leadership and people management skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate teams to achieve high performance.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen eye for detail.
  • Strong business acumen and strategic mindset, capable of aligning operational goals with broader organizational objectives.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively at all levels of the organization.


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