The Operations Director oversees 3-6 OPWDD residential programs. This position is for 5 eastern IRA programs.
The Operations Director oversees the management teams and supports the management teams to ensure the residences are within all state regulations as well as agency policies and procedures. The Operations Director is responsible to complete quarter audits of each residence, attend necessary meetings and trainings as well as support the management teams in creating a team environment where each member of the team feels valued and appreciated.
Internally-Minimum of 5 years in a managerial role as well as committing to an education plan which will allow the person to work towards their BA degree
Externally-Minimum of a BA degree with experience of at least 1-2 years in a managerial position within the field.
Experience handling challenging situations preferred. Flexible schedule a must and the ablity to be on-call 24/5 as well as rotating on-call on the weekend.
Ability to communicate within a team, with peers as well as with family members. Ability to problem solve and work independently as well as work with the overall larger team.
Ability to think "outside the box" and support each individual team in creative and positive ways.