Cummins Inc. Operations Manager in Chesapeake, Virginia

Operations Manager


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Cummins delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Chesapeake, VA for an Operations Manager.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Responsible for overall management of the parts and servicedepartments

  • Manages the Managers of Engine Service, Power Generation &Parts

  • Responsible for setting and meeting/exceeding goals of eachdepartment

  • Managing the Profit & Loss statements for the branch

  • Builds relationships with customers and electrical contractorsattending meetings and site visits as required

  • Responsible for maintaining an adequate inventory to ensure thatthe needs of customers are met and products are shipped to the customer as percustomers’ specifications

  • Ensure that quality service is received by our customers

  • Ensure that only products that meet or exceed the Company’sspecifications for quality are sourced, where possible, from ISO 9000registered suppliers

  • Responsibility includes the disposition of non-conformances,corrective and preventive actions and appropriate record keeping in parts andservice

  • Meets ales and expense budgets for the Parts and Servicedepartments

  • Supervise parts and service employees ensuring that annualIndividual Development Planning sessions are conducted with each employee, andthat required training s delivered to employees

  • Cummins Power Systems focuses strongly upon safety in allaspects of our operations. The successful candidate must likewise considersafety as paramount and demonstrate a substantial awareness of work placesafety and environmental knowledge.

  • Creates, maintains and promotes a safe clean workplace.

  • 20-25% travel may be required for training and/or conferences,customer interaction.


Skills, Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred. MBA a big plus!

  • 5 years’ experience in related industry with managing orleading an office/branch with a diverse employee workforce.

  • Cummins product knowledge highly preferred.

  • Technical/mechanical competence; knowledge of the industry andwarranties

  • Experience managing a P&L for a branch/office preferred.

  • Sales experience a plus

  • Strong computer aptitude and knowledge (Microsoft Office, LotusNotes, BMS, Excel,etc.)

  • Applicant must be self-motivated and have excellentcommunication, negotiation, interpersonal & leadership skills with a focuson safety.

  • Must be customer service focused and be a team player

  • Have the ability to work flexible hours

Compensation andBenefits

Base Salary commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

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At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Primary Location United States-Virginia-Chesapeake-US, VA, Chesapeake, Cummins Atlantic Tidewater

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Aug 24, 2017, 1:55:32 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170004YJ