Operations Manager

Kevin Edward Associates
£45000 - £50000/annum Pension, Car and Bonus
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Operations Manager - Rail Hire

Area Covered: UK wide remit - Flexible on location of candidate

Salary: c£45,000 - £50,000 Basic, Annual Bonus, Life Assurance x3, Phone, Laptop, Pension 3%, Healthcare and Car.


My client is a leading provider of railway maintenance equipment to the UK Rail sector. They have a proven reputation for providing plant, equipment and associated services to their customer base. They have a vacancy for an Operations Manager to head up the Operational Delivery of their largest contract.

The position reports directly into an Operations Director and offers future development potential. The Operations Manager will have specific responsibility for the management and development of a large team of mobile engineers covering the whole of the UK and providing asset management to a large national fleet of portable plant & equipment used to maintain the UK rail infrastructure. In addition, the Operations Manager will oversee a Contact Centre that handles all workflow and scheduling for the Contract.

Candidate - Operations Manager - Rail Hire:

Ideally, you will have at least 3 years' relevant operations management experience from a related background such as Rail Equipment Hire or General Plant Hire.

It is essential that the successful candidate has either managed the day to day running of a mobile workforce of engineers and/or have overseen a Contact Centre before. In an ideal world, the successful candidate would have experience of both.

You will need to be a proven leader with high-levels of charisma and business knowledge.

If you would like to be considered for this position, please forward your current CV with a covering letter at your earliest convenience, stating your suitability for the role