Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Worksop
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-01-03
Reference: 19497
Contact Name: Zubair Muhammad
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 03, 2018 13:29

Job Description

We are currently looking to appoint an experienced Operations Manager to join our highly skilled client based in Worksop, Notts. The role involves planning and managing the manufactured deliverables by utilising LEAN manufacturing processes. The successful candidate will be reporting to the Production Director at our Head Office in Suffolk and they will be the senior member of staff on site when there are no Directors present. The successful candidate will have a background in manufacturing, be a strong communicator and leader at all levels.

Key Responsibilities:

Manage safety within the workshop environment
Develop lean manufacturing guidelines
Be able to communicate at all levels and be client facing when necessary
Plan and control manufacturing deliverables
Identify areas for improvement
Have a good understanding of established manufacturing
Manage production within a stringent Quality Management System

Resource planning, minimise non-chargeable hours and efficient use
Safe integration of semi-skilled operatives into manufacturing environment
Supporting site activities with resources where necessary
Contribute to the Operational Improvement Strategy
Confirms that health and safety regulations are followed
Other duties as assigned

Commercial Awareness:
Commercial control to avoid overspends on materials, labour and equipment
Contract control, ensuring key deliverables are met
Assist with costing manufacturing when necessary

Qualifications and Education Requirements:
BTEC, HNC / HND or degree in a related field
Or a background in engineering management
Experience working managing contracts
LEAN Manufacturing experience
Strong IT Competencies; Microsoft Software: Projects, Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
Preferred Skills:
The ability to participate and make effective contribution in group meetings
A creative problem solver
The ability to establish and maintain good working relationships
Provides guidance to employees
Strong organisation and management skills to manage several projects and to motivate colleagues and staff to achieve deadlines
Integrity and professionalism at all times
Professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills and be client facing when necessary with strong negotiation skills

Salary £35,00 to £45,000 depending on experience
20 Days holiday plus bank holidays, increasing by 1 day per year to 29 days plus bank holidays

To apply please forward your CV to Zubair and call on 01442 898 906.

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