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Jedson - Operations Manager

Location:   Greenville SC

Salary:   based on experience


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At Jedson Engineering, we’re focused on being a critical resource to the engineering needs of our clients in the consumer products, food & beverage, pulp & paper, and chemical industries. Our headquarters is in Cincinnati, OH with offices across the southeast.  We’re family-owned and growing at an incredible pace. We’re also offering the opportunity to take your career in a new and exciting direction. It’s truly an outstanding time to join our business!



We are looking to fill the position of Operations Manager for our Greenville SC office. This leadership position is responsible for the safe and efficient execution of all design-build EPC projects conducted by the local Jedson office with a focus on projects in the pulp & paper and chemicals industries.



  • Oversees all local project operations and performs project management duties during the absence of the project manager.
  • Develops and implements organization policies, practices, procedures; ensures the
    attainment of operational goals. Evaluates current procedures and practices for effectiveness and offers creative alternatives to improve the business
  • Responsible for all organizational aspects of the office (people, processes, facility management, etc.).
  • Intuitively reviews, analyzes and prepares reports, records, and directives, and
    confers with managers / supervisors to obtain data required for planning
    activities, such as new commitments, status of work in progress, and
    problems encountered.
  • Assigns or delegates responsibility for work assignments or functional activities
    and plans communicates objectives to project teams.
  • Organizes resources to ensure effective service delivery.
  • Offers work direction, resolves problems, prepares schedules, and sets deadlines
    to ensure timely completion of work.
  • Leads the reinforcement of safe work practices on all projects
  • Personally interacts with and manages relationships with all customers and ensure value is provided to the client and develop & earn their trust.
  • Continuously evaluates opportunities to develop business with current and new customers.



  • Bachelor's degree (B.S.) in engineering
  • 15 – 20+ years of related experience in industrial project engineering including 10+ years of experience with an engineering firm
  • Excellent team and project leadership skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills to build and foster positive client relationships 
  • Perform activities to improve the reliability and efficiency of office operations
  • Monitor project team implementations, costs, and progress relative to plan


Chuck Aardema, Executive Recruiter