Manufacturing Operations Manager - Oil and Gas Services and Additive Manufacturing


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We are seeking an experienced and dynamic Manufacturing Operations Manager to lead our operations in Guyana for our machine shop specializing in oil and gas services and additive manufacturing. The ideal candidate must have a proven track record in managing diverse teams, driving business growth, and maintaining high standards of operational excellence in the oil and gas industry. Knowledge of ISO, API, and related certifications is essential for ensuring compliance and quality assurance.


·         Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business Administration, or a related field; MBA or advanced degree preferred.

·         Proven experience in a senior management role within the oil and gas industry, with a strong understanding of machine shop operations and additive manufacturing.

·         In-depth knowledge of industry regulations, safety standards, and best practices, including ISO and API certifications.

  Demonstrated track record of successfully growing business revenue and expanding market share.

·         Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate teams to achieve exceptional results.

·         Strong business acumen and strategic thinking, with the ability to analyze market trends and make data-driven decisions.

·         Exceptional communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with clients, partners, and stakeholders.

·         Proficiency in financial management and budgeting.

·         Flexibility to travel domestically and internationally as required.


Strategic Leadership:

·         Develop and implement strategic plans to expand market presence and achieve business objectives in the oil and gas services and additive manufacturing sectors.

·         Identify new opportunities for growth and diversification within the industry landscape.

·         Collaborate with senior management to define long-term business goals and strategies.

Operational Management:

·         Oversee day-to-day operations of the machine shop, ensuring efficient production processes and adherence to quality standards, including ISO and API certifications.

·         Monitor and analyze key performance indicators (KPIs) to assess operational efficiency and identify areas for improvement.

·         Implement best practices for safety, compliance, and risk management in line with industry regulations.

Business Development:

·         Lead business development efforts to acquire new clients and projects within the oil and gas sector, as well as the additive manufacturing industry.

·         Cultivate and maintain strong relationships with existing clients, understanding their needs and ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction.

·         Identify emerging market trends and technological advancements to capitalize on new business opportunities.

Team Leadership and Development:

·         Recruit, train, and mentor a high-performing team of professionals, fostering a culture of collaboration, innovation, and accountability.

·         Provide guidance and support to team members, promoting continuous learning and skill development.

·         Foster a positive work environment that values diversity, inclusion, and employee well-being.

Financial Management:

·         Develop and manage budgets, forecasts, and financial plans to optimize resource allocation and maximize profitability.

·         Monitor financial performance against targets, implementing corrective actions as needed to achieve financial objectives.

·         Drive cost-saving initiatives and efficiency improvements to enhance the company's competitive position.

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