What is it like working as an Operations Manager?
Operations Manager in Victoria:
Pros: High degree of autonomy, self-direction and flexible work hours. Work that requires a high degree of problem solving, logic and creation.
Cons: High hours, poor compensation and poor work/life boundaries.
Operations Manager in Vancouver:
"Providing Great Service. Maintaining A High Standard."
Pros: The people. The fast pace. The ever changing dynamics.
Cons: The low level of day to day consistency.
Operations Manager in Calgary:
Pros: The people, casual dress, creative thinking.
Cons: The salary, getting run down easily.
Operations Manager in Hamilton:
"Why Being an Operations Manager is Challenging, but Good"
Pros: The challenges and having the ability to lead the company and influence change, above anything. It's fast paced, chaotic at times, and quite varied. I deal with something different everyday.
Cons: Dealing with anxiety and issues of fellow staff, having no budget to make significant changes that need to be made, having to micromanage due to staff not managing their time properly at times
Operations Manager in Canada:
Pros: constant variety and challenge
Cons: occasional crazy hours