Operations Manager

  • Construction Recruitment
  • Cheshire
  • Dec 21, 2019
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Job Description

A leading manufacturing organisation is currently seeking an Operations Manager to join their new manufacturing site near to Liverpool. The right candidate will have a fantastic opportunity to join a fast paced environment. The right candidate will manage all site operations, to ensure targets relating to productivity, QHSE are met.

Reporting into the Site Manager,
Key responsibilities:
You will manage the Cheshire sites as part of the leadership team.
Ensure that all resources are available and utilised to meet the delivery performance and other KPI’s
You will be expected to set and manage individual targets, ensuring KPI’s are achieved
The Operations Manager will lead, develop and motivate production teams, focusing quality standards in line with meeting customer requirements
You will champion a performance culture, and continuous improvement, through the production team to achieve set targets, concentrating on maximising machine and labour efficiencies
It is important that the incumbent manage production to ensure efficient output
Allocate resources to ensure daily/weekly production targets are achieved
Manage downtime of production equipment and ensure procedures relating to downtime are adhered to, including operator care programmes
Implement regular checks are carried out to ensure targets are being met.
The right candidate will also manage yard activities to ensure maximum productivity and safety is achieved
Ensure shipments are despatched on time and in full from the Yard.
Ensure all employees adhere to company quality procedures and processes, enforcing the discipline that all quality failures are repaired by the necessary parties and developing a sense of ownership.
Implement periodic quality inspections to ensure customer expectations are being achieved, and that the products meet specification/ tolerance levels
Ensure all team members are aware of and adhere to company H&S procedures ( PPE, accident/incident reporting etc)
Ensuring that all training records are maintained and updated where applicable

Required education:
Secondary education
Required experience:
Three years management