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and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s
lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day.
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.
The Director of Operations maintains responsibility for the
oversight of $30M of Service Parts Inventory and Service Fixed
Assets within the Repair Business Group. This position has overall
responsibility for managing and controlling production planning to
support OSTA repair activities and oversee the control of all
physical movement of approximately $30m in inventory to, and
including, inventory control activities, including purchasing,
master scheduling, forecasting, and new product introductions. This
position implements and manages standardized work processes to
produce a more efficient operation, as well as develops and
implements operational goals and improvements to existing
In a typical day, you will:
* Plan and manage the activities of a staff including Managers,
Assistant Managers, Supervisors, Team Leaders, Planning and
Inventory Personnel, and Administrative employees.
* Establish and enforce compliance with inventory controls for
chemical & parts expiration requirements, Tools calibration
controls, batch and serialization tracking.
* This position will represent the Service & Repair Business in
all internal and external audits relating to inventory control and
will support multiple development projects and ensure that all
quality standards and procedures are met.
* Establish processes & procedures to ensure an efficient and
productive operation that meets the requirements of managing of
Customer inventory waiting approval; and the issuing of Core
inventory to support the Build to Stock of Subunit inventory.
* Develop and implement improvements to existing operational
processes and standards.
* Coordinate workflow to ensure an efficient and productive
operation that meets the requirements of the customer.
* Support multiple projects involving the design, development,
and implementation of complex new and existing work processes,
databases and software applications.
* Lead or participate in projects to reach short-term and
long-term goals to improve the processes of the repair
* Coordinate the standardization and enhancement of operational
* Analyze and evaluate operational costs and service levels to
uncover areas of opportunity.
Review Production and Operation report. Coordinate the
resolution of operational, production and service problems to
ensure minimum costs and the prevention of operational delays.
* Experience coordinating activities among departments or
* Management and leadership skills.
* Principles and practices of budgeting and financial
* Excellent written and oral communication and presentation
* Excellent interpersonal, creative and analytical skills.
* Knowledge of MRP control system, APICS certification a
We realize work isn’t just a job to you.
It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why
we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual
bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as
tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption
leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you
can be ready for where life can take you.
Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the
medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as
well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years,
Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and
more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease,
furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and
capturing images of the world.
Olympus’ Medical business uses innovative capabilities in
medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision
manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic,
therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical
outcomes, reduce overall costs, and enhance the quality of life for
patients. Olympus’ Medical portfolio includes endoscopes,
laparoscopes, and video imaging systems, as well as surgical energy
devices, system integration solutions, medical services, and a wide
range of endotherapy instruments for endoscopic and therapeutic
applications. For more information, visit www.olympus-global.com
It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and
advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without
regard to race, color, national origin (including language use
restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress
and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth,
breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth
and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression,
sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental)
and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran
status or service in the uniformed services, and any other
characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local