Vonachen Group
Requisition Number: 2021-1235
Industry: Higher Education and K-12 S
City: Wausau
State: WI
Position Type: Full Time
Work Schedule: 1st Shift
Pay Rate: N/A
Drug Test Required: true

Director of Operations

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Description/Job Summary

Accent Services Inc is looking to fill a Director of Operations role to lead our operations in Wisconsin and Michigan. The Director of Operations will oversee the day-to-day activities of the region, ensuring the organization is managed and performing efficiently and effectively.


  • Providing leadership, management, and direction to 270+ employees across multiple states and industries including commercial, education, manufacturing, and municipal
  • Encouraging and guiding employees using servant leadership principles by providing opportunities for growth and development and leading by example
  • Maintaining health and safety standards for the safety of all in the region
  • Developing, implementing, and monitoring day-to-day operational systems and processes that provide visibility into goals, progress, and obstacles for our key initiatives
  • Working closely with human resources to lead team with integrity and establish and maintain a trusting, inclusive, and productive environment
  • Managing and coaching management-level employees
  • Upholding organization policies and standards, ensuring legislative regulations are followed
  • Planning, implementing, and evaluating budgets, sales, and expenses in region to achieve financial objectives
  • Leading continuous improvement efforts, organizing and managing projects
  • Building and maintaining relationships with customers and vendors to make decisions regarding operational activity

Required Skills

  Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Leadership skills
  • Strong computer skills including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Strong communication skills
  • Relationship management/building skills
  • Organization skills
  • Planning skills
  • Adaptation skills

   Education and Experience:

  • A BS/BA degree from an accredited college/university; MBA or MA/MS in business management or related field preferred.
  • Eight years of progressively increasing management responsibility.

   Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to travel and meet with employees, customers, and vendors throughout the Company's geographic footprint.
  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.
  • Ability to respond to issues on all shifts when required.


  • Competitive salary with bonus potential. Benefits offered include medical, dental, vision, life, 401(k), STD & LTD, vacation and paid holidays.
  • Vonachen Group will provide training opportunities to the OSHA 10 training class within 90 days, BSCAI's Certified Building Service Executive (CBSE) certification within 90 days, and Vonachen University, a proprietary learning management system.