# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Operations Manager

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Operations Manager

Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of companies or public and private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services. Includes owners and managers who head small business establishments whose duties are primarily managerial.

    Postsecondary Preparations

  • Associate degree
  • On-the-job training