Outside Operations Manager

Amarillo, TX

About the Company: 

Cactus Varied Industries is a millwright and fabrication company located in Amarillo, TX.  A division of Cactus Operating, LLC., Cactus Varied Industries offers a variety of millwright and fabrication services. We are looking for a highly motivated individual to estimate and project manage millwright work including industrial equipment installations, welding and rigging.

Job Description: The Outside Operations Manager is responsible for the management of external projects at Cactus Varied Industries, including project scope and implementation, supervising employees, and maintaining customer relationships. Projects monitored by the Outside Operations Manager will include travel to our 10 feedyard locations.  

Outside Operations Manager Job Duties:

  • Develop customer relationships and work with customer to ensure job success
  • Managing internal crews and subcontractors
  • Ensure safety protocols are being followed on job sites
  • Scheduling millwrights and subcontractors for jobs
  • Develop work priority schedules and communicate to customer
  • Track job scope, budgets, and change orders

Outside Operations Manager Skills and Qualifications:

  • Computer literate in variety of program software: Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook (Required)
  • Experience working AutoCAD and/or Autodesk Inventor and Building Information Modeling (preferred)
  • Experience in all aspects of millwright work including metal fabrication, rigging and feedmill and grain elevator equipment installation
  • Excellent blue print reading skills
  • Effective communication, listening, leadership, conflict resolution skills
  • Must operate independently with critical thinking, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to travel for projects and external meetings 
  • Attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to train, lead and supervise crew members 
  • Polished internal and external communication skills 


  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience required in feed mill and grain elevator design and construction, project management, on-site installation of millwright projects, job site and construction safety
  • Minimum of 3-5 years' of people management and leadership experience
  • Salary level based on experience and skill set
  • Vehicle benefits
  • Must be willing to work and office out of Amarillo, Texas

Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary based on experience and skill set
  • Relocation Package
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Package
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • 401K
  • Paid Vacation & Sick Leave