Job Summary

Six Sigma Black Belt / Operations Manager

  • Location:
    Chesapeake , Virginia
  • Category:
  • Contract Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Modis Engineering is pleased to offer an Operations Manager job in Chesapeake VA. This position will direct and manager all production operation to meet long term and short term goals. Aditionally, this person must exhibit strong Kaizen and Six Sigma capabilities to drive imporvements and manage assets (including personnel), spending targets (including expense and capital) and strategic planning. The ideal candidate will have led several Kaizen events and have key metrics and outcomes to show for their efforts.


Direct and manage all production operations to meet short-term and long-term goals.
Coordinate production activities through the planning with departmental heads and corporate facility to ensure the total manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Transform and continuously improve manufacturing capabilities using lean manufacturing techniques.
Develop and control annual budget, targets for location. Implement cost effective systems of control over capital, operating expenditures, manpower, wages and salaries.
Manage capital asset maintenance. Estimate production times, staffing requirements, and related costs to provide information for management decisions.
Establish and monitor overall performance for production and quality standards.
Provide leadership and training to accomplish the company goals and objectives.
Implement and maintain preventative maintenance and safety programs.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree in Business, Operations Management, Engineering, or equivalent experience.
7 (7) years of manufacturing experience with five (5) years of supervisory or managerial experience.
Strong working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles, Six Sigma concepts, and Safety Fundamentals such as OSHA regulations.
Strong managerial skills to manage technologies, assets (including personnel), spending targets (including expense and capital) and strategic planning.
Excellent problem solving, communication, team-building and interpersonal skills. Knowledge of AS 400 or equivalent ERP preferred.

If you are interested in applying for this Operations Manager role in Chesapeake VA, then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Modis Engineering go to If you have questions about the position please contact Brian Mulkey at
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Apply Below


Note: Required fields marked with an asterisk (*).


Primary Number
[Ctrl (Cmd Mac) + Click] to select multiple industries
Upload your resume
Terms of Use


Upload your resume using

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal employment opportunity information:
EEO is the Law (poster) | EEO is the Law (poster supplement) | Reaffirmation of Affirmative Action Policy Statement