Operations Manager - Industrial Repair

Ambrose Recruitment
Manningtree, UK
14 Sep 2019
21 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Operations Manager required for exciting opportunity with my client who are a global company that I have worked closely with for nearly 20 years. With locations across the UK and US the business are experts in the industrial, waste and municipal water sectors. They provide advanced products, services and expertise to improve their water management processes, increase operational performance and reduce environmental impact.

As Operations Manager for one of their workshops in Essex you will be leading the team for all day to day aspects of operations, team leadership and site management within the wastewater services business.

The site provides repairs, maintenance and overhauls and has a successful team of technicians and project managers.

The role will be focused on driving the growth and development of the facility driving the department to the next level. This exciting role is full of potential and will involve the leadership and management of a busy team. This role requires someone with engineering experience and aptitude. This role requires someone that is commercially astute with a passion for engineering and customer service. You should be used to dealing with customers and managing a team of engineers and/or technical personnel and controlling engineering operation.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Manage and take responsibility for branch, including other departments, working in conjunction with the Director UK Wastewater Services to devise and implement strategy and tactics to maximise sales and profit opportunities with both new, potential and existing customers.
  • Manage branch team to ensure efficient and effective delivery to time, cost and quality. Effectively co-ordinating the activities of the branch team in order to maximise the efficiency of the branch, ensuring operational key performance indicators are established and standards achieved.
  • Day to day management of the operation to meet strategic objectives and develop the Operation as a profit centre to make the maximum contributions to financial success.
  • Develop and performance manage employees to increase responsibilities to better contribute to the business and provide employee career development, proactively managing and assisting with personnel matters.
  • Take a key role within the management team, assisting in high level decision making where required.
  • Responsible for all elements of P&L for the branch, including all financial and operational reporting.
  • Encourage and develop relationships with all stakeholder groups.
  • Promote business wide objectives and support Business development.
  • Responsible for efficient management of major projects and act as the Key Account Manager and point of contact with clients.
  • Responsible for the site, its assets, real estate maintenance and safe systems of work.
  • Be responsible for, have knowledge of and ensure compliance with all legal and Health and Safety requirements across the business to ensure a safe working environment. In conjunction with the Compliance Manager ensure that all Company policies and procedures for ISO9001, ISO14001 are implemented.

We are looking for an Operations Manager who has an:

  • Engineering qualified to Degree/HND or equivalent or qualified by experience.
  • Strong experience working on industrial equipment/engineering equipment preferable in a service environment or engineering related business. Water industry/environmental experience preferred.
  • Confined spaces to City and Guilds preferred.
  • A proven manager with Management qualification or experience managing a team for successful delivery of time critical projects.
  • Sound knowledge of Industrial mechanical installation and maintenance.
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety issues in connection with the construction industry and can enforce throughout the company.
  • Excellent customer facing skills

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/87713142

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