Operations Manager / Production Manager - Aluminium Extrusions; Fabrication, Finishing and Assembly
Based: West Midlands
Area Covered: UK
Package: Very Strong Salary, Very Strong Bonus Opportunities, Car Allowance, Pension, 25 Days Holidays plus Statutory Days
An exciting opportunity has arisen with one of our clients for an Operations / Production Manager for a business that is involved in all areas of Aluminium Extrusions; Fabrication, Finishing and Assembly.
The business is part of a forward-thinking organisation who have a very strong and well-respected brand and are part of a multi-million-pound turnover business. This is a great opportunity to join the organisation as it continues to grow and develop.
The ideal candidate will have a strong Operational or Production Management background in Aluminium Extrusions, Aluminium or Aluminium Products, Value Added Services for example Machining, Light Engineering or Fabrication Services, Heat Exchange or Heat Treatment, or Other Types of Metals or something Engineering related. Failing that, you will simply be a Strong and Diligent Operations or Production Manager.
As the Operations Manager / Production Manager, you will have responsibilities for a Team of circa 25 which is mainly Shop Floor employees and a small number of Supervisors with plans to grow the team. You will be measured on throughput of the site, continuous improvements you manage and efficiency gains overall.
You will work with a customer base of clients in sectors such as the Architectural market, the Commercial sector, the Construction industry and the Automotive sector so experience of these sectors would be beneficial.
This role offers excellent and varied opportunities for career progression into more senior positions throughout the wider group, so the successful applicant will be an ambitious and forward-thinking individual who is hungry, thrives on a challenge and enjoys making profit for his company.
You will have strong Operational or Production Management background in Aluminium Extrusions, Aluminium or Aluminium Products, Value Added Services including Machining, Light Engineering or Fabrication Services, Heat Exchange or Heat Treatment or you will have experience of selling Other Types of Metals or something Engineering related. You may simply be a Strong and Diligent Operations or Production Manager from another field.
The company require applicants who have good people skills, strong man management skills and someone who is firm but fair. They also want someone who can bring fresh ideas and procedures to help improve the company and ideally you will be someone with huge potential to go further in the company and wider group.
The key selling points of the role are there are very high bonus opportunities within the role, there are varied progression routes in the business and the wider group and the group is very financially robust and lastly, you are given complete freedom and autonomy within the business, so you are encouraged to come up with new ideas and new ways of doing things more efficiently.
In summary they require someone who leads from the front and is hands on. They want an applicant who can engage with their colleagues and, can hold his staff to account when needed but also has a collaborative approach and is very much a team player.
To be considered for this outstanding and exciting opportunity, please send your CV today