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Jedson - Operations Manager

Location:   Mobile AL

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!



This leadership position is responsible for the safe and efficient execution of all design-build EPC projects conducted by the Mobile office with a focus on projects in the pulp & paper and chemicals industries.



  • Oversees all project operations in Mobile 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