Our client, a privately-held company in the Saint Louis area with a newly-acquired regional subsidiary, has announced an immediate opening for an innovative and entrepreneurial General Manager (GM) with a broad yet solid business acumen to oversee operations, to inspire team members, to expand technical service capabilities, and to drive profitable growth. From small precision parts to structural steel, this subsidiary provides the expertise and resources for all machining and fabrication needs, including full-service engineering and design. Helping clients create products of the highest quality which are manufactured safely and delivered on time for a fair price is its core mission.
In alignment with strategic goals, the new GM will be asked to flex, providing day-to-day, hands-on leadership while developing a strategic growth plan in close partnership with company leadership. The GM will engage in and oversee operations, including all estimating, purchasing, and project management functions. The GM will also spearhead business development efforts, assess needs in equipment and technology, recommend new investments, and further develop engineering and design capabilities to meet and exceed client expectations and deadlines.
Tied to strategic goals, this newly-created leadership role will lead a team of 20+ office and shop employees and be asked to:
Other skills and experience desired include: