Director of Operations

Director of Operations

Location: St. Louis, MO
Type: Direct Placement
Pay: 115000.00 - 125000.00 USD per Year

Are you a licensed architect with the desire to lead a fast and growing company? 

Our client, a design studio, is seeking a Director of Operations to lead their team in St. Louis, MO. Do amazing benefits, relocation assistance, and a lucrative salary sound enticing?  

The Director of Operations provides leadership within the St. Louis office through planning, organizing, and executing operational strategies, with oversight from the Leadership and other studios, to promote efficiencies and streamline project delivery team performance in support of Company objectives. This multi-faceted position is non-exempt.


What You'll Do:  

  • Learn, implement, and monitor day-to-day operations and processes. 

  • Plan and direct staff and resources to execute the project workload.  

  • Monitor metrics and look for opportunities for process improvement 

  • Work with leadership to prepare monthly project schedules. 

  • Teach, mentor, and lead the team.  

  • Perform A/E of Record responsibilities on special projects; serve as Program and Project Manager. 

  • Seek to improve Company operations continuously.  

  • Uphold organizational policies and standards.  

  • Oversees and manage operational aspects of design studio and team 

To Be Successful, It'll Help If You Have:  

  • Must be Licensed (AIA) 

  • Previous operational and project management or supervisory experience is welcome but not required 

  • Prior experience managing A/E work for new and or renovation projects for PreK-12 school projects is a plus 

  • Proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, and Adobe Creative Suite or Affinity  


Why This May Not Be For You:  

  •  You're unfamiliar with architecture or design studios and had to Google "what is an architect?" 


PEG Staffing & Recruiting:  

PEG™ Staffing & Recruiting, Inc. (PEG) is a certified woman-owned full-service staffing agency headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. We're known for keeping the staffing industry on its toes with our energetic (and sometimes relentless) commitment to matching companies and candidates to their better halves! Plus, we're pretty cool to work for, too.  

For basically forever (we'll let you count the decades) we have been a leader in successfully connecting businesses to superior, advanced, rockstar-level talent in the office administrative, accounting, technology, engineering, manufacturing, and distribution industries.  


As champions for everyone, we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.  

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