Plant Manager / Operations Manager

Gi Group
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title - Plant Manager (Automotive Manufacturing)

Are you an experienced Operations Manager / Plant Manager looking to share your skill-set in a role that offers you an opportunity to display all of your skills and potential? Are you keen to make your mark in your next career step? Then this could be the role you're looking for.

Our client is proud to design and produce perfect machine press services used in a wide variety of different Automotive applications. Supplying to some of the leading car manufacturers across the globe, there couldn't be a better time to join the organisation!

This is a full time and permanent role for a Plant Manager / Operations Manager based in Birmingham. You will receive a basic salary of up to £47,000 with an excellent benefits package and unrivalled career prospects.

The Company

A highly successful manufacturer of various different forms using press technology, with multiple sites in both the UK, Europe, Japan and Americas. This is an exciting time for a Plant Manager / Operations Manager to join them as they continue their journey towards being a LEAN enterprise, delivering customers with perfect quality products at the right time and place whilst minimising losses and maximising efficiency.

The Person

The Successful Plant Manager / Operations Manager - will have significant experience working at a Senior level within the Automotive sector. You will have knowledge of Mig & Spot weld processes, robot operations and semi-automated jig processes in advantageous.

To compliment your industry experience as a Plant Manager / Operations Manager you will come have a background in an automotive manufacturing environment and have a good level of Safety, Quality and Efficiency knowledge with a proven track record for good performance and personal achievements within these areas.

You should be confident in your ability with a flexible and adaptable attitude to work, you will strive with your colleagues in the Engineering team to provide the maximum availability and efficiency of our clients equipment in a manufacturing environment. You will have strong man management skills capable of running a 2 shift operation of around 110 staff.

The Role

You will have the ability and experience to manager the HR requirement of the plant, dealing with disciplines, recruitment, grievances, performance reviews and sickness management. The highest standards of workmanship and attitude are expected at all times combined with a true commitment to safety and zero accidents.

The Package

The successful Plant Manager / Operations Manager will be joining a fantastic engineering team, whit offices located globally there are considerable promotion opportunities both within the UK and overseas for those Plant Managers who are committed to working hard and delivering industry leading results.

  • A basic salary of up to £47K
  • Car lease and discount scheme
  • Private Healthcare
  • Pension
  • Annual Bonus
  • Cycle Scheme
  • 23 Days Holiday

Who Are We - Gi Professional

Gi Professional Staffing Services is a division of Gi Group UK, dedicated to working with clients and candidates in the field of Engineering and Manufacturing. We provide a wide variety of recruitment solutions to our well known client base throughout the UK in industry sectors such as Aerospace, Automotive, Construction, Maintenance, Manufacturing, Oil / Gas and Chemicals, Power & Energy and Rail & Infrastructure.

How to Apply

If you would like to submit your CV for this full time and permanent position, please apply now.

We would like to take the opportunity to thank you for your interest in this position. We regret that due to the high number of applications we receive, we are only able to contact successful applicants. If you have not received a response to your application within 7 days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.