Site Operations Manager

Atlas Organics

Atlas Organics

United States
Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2024

Atlas Organics is looking for a Site Manager to join our team! The Site Manager will manage the day-to-day operations of a single biosolids compost facility under the guidance of the General Manager, establishing and maintaining performance & productivity metrics and cost management processes.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manages the day-to-day operations of the facility in conjunction and with the knowledge of the local and state regulation, providing daily support to on-site staff, ensuring quality and budget performance.
  • Executes necessary precautions to ensure safety and environmental compliance with Company, OSHA, and other standards.
  • Ensures thorough root cause investigations for all injuries and incidents, following-up with consistent discipline and retraining.
  • Monitors budget and operating metrics while diagnosing and improving processes, procedures, and performance.
  • Executes the Market’s strategic capital budget, ensuring effective use of the budget through asset allocation.
  • Oversees personnel needs of the department including selecting, coaching, disciplining, and training employees and evaluating employee performance. Provides input into termination, compensation, and promotion decisions.
  • Responsible for scheduling equipment usage and staff, including preventative maintenance and repairs, using maximum equipment utilization strategy.
  • Formulates both short-term and long-term goals and action plans in conjunction with the Market Area General Manager and/or Director of Operations.
  • Responsible for KPI, P&L forecast, and unity financial state, by participating in regular P&L reviews to ensure that budgets are met; develops and implements programs for optimal equipment utilization, equipment maintenance, and labor and material costs.
  • Interacts with local city, municipal, and county agencies to ensure customer satisfaction, improve efficiency; establishes Atlas Organics as a good corporate citizen and valued resource.
  • Engages suppliers in problem solving and participates in suppliers’ improvement processes by providing performance feedback on supplier surveys.
  • Minimizes the total number of suppliers used by working with Supplier Partners to eliminate/reduce the number of one-time suppliers.
  • Regular communication with staff, customers, and management to keep stakeholders informed.
  • Provide leadership and works with functional groups to promptly resolve employee relations and labor relations issues.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

Education, Experience and Certifications:

  • Associate’s degree or in lieu of degree, High School Diploma or GED and two (2) years of relevant work experience
  • Three (3) years' experience in composting, recycling, or solid waste operations, working under various regulatory agencies, which includes people management and equipment experience preferred
  • Experience utilizing equipment such as grinders, shredders, and screeners preferred
  • Experience and understanding in preventative maintenance and diagnosing of equipment
  • Experience in P&L, forecasting and budgeting

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent time management, organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to be a team-player for overall company success
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of walking, sitting, and standing
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds

Atlas Organics is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or handicap, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.