Elevation Engineering & Manufacturing are exclusively recruiting for a brilliant opportunity for an Operations Manager to join a leading Engineering business based near Leeds, West Yorskshire.
The business are on a sustained growth period and the role of Operations Manager will be an addition to an exciting and developing company.
As a key part of the Senior Management team, the Operations Manager will drive through improvements across, Customer Service, Productivity, Health & Safety, NPI, Quality and Lead Time reduction.
- The business have a strong Lean Manufacturing culture, so you must come from an Engineering business with knowledge of what good looks like and the ability to drive the business forward.
- The individual joining the business must have the strategic knowledge but still enjoy and be able to be hands on.
- The role will get involved with a wide variety of departments and will suit an individual who is agile in their approach and enjoys having a huge amount of autonomy and influence within a business.
- The position would also suit an Engineer who has come through the Production Engineering / R&D ranks before moved into a Production / Operational Leadership role.
Health & Safety is the most important thing to the business and this role will be a key member of the Health & Safety committee.
The successful Operations Manager will have the following skills & experience:
*Lean Manufacturing experience
*Degree qualified in an Engineering Discipline
*Tangible examples on the CV of making improvements
*Ability to influence change
*Experience in a Bespoke / Batch Engineering environment is essential or an Electro Mechanical Manufacturing environment