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Operations Manager

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Operations Manager

Attractive Salary & benefits package (DOE) inc. 29 days holiday + Pension+ Death in Service Benefit

Monday - Friday Days (Monday- Thursday 7.30-4.30pm & Friday 7am-1pm)

Bridgwater - commutable from - Chard, Cullompton, Honiton, Tiverton, Burnham-on-Sea, Taunton, Glastonbury, Weston-super-Mare, Yeovil, Minehead, Clevedon

Excellent opportunity for a driven Operations Manager from an Engineering/Manufacturing background looking for the next exciting step in your career where you can have a real impact driving forward a passionate & motivated team as part of a fantastic world leading global organization.

On offer is a rare opportunity for a successful & goal driven Operations Manager to join the senior management team of a world leading company in a fantastic role where you can utilize your operational & people management skills to ensure optimum team & plant performance & facilitate future company growth.

This fantastic company have a global presence and are world leaders within their field due to their exceptional product lines and levels of customer service.

As the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for managing all site manufacturing and supporting maintenance activities, ensuring customer satisfaction, optimum plant performance, and equipment effectiveness. You will be responsible for overseeing the site policies and procedures and resolving any complex operational issues. You will be responsible for managing a team of two direct reports and fourteen indirect reports, providing leadership, support, and guidance to ensure that they perform at their best.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager to make a real impact in a senior position whilst working with a talented and dynamic team of professionals. This is a full-time position, with 40 hours a week and an early finish on Fridays, allowing for a healthy work-life balance and the chance to enjoy all that Bridgwater and the surrounding area has to offer.

The role

  • Managing all site manufacturing and maintenance activities
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction, optimum plant performance and equipment effectiveness
  • Overseeing site policies and procedures and resolving any complex operational issues
  • Leading your team to ensure that production targets are met
  • Developing and implementing training and development plans
  • Investigating safety incidents
  • Supporting change management, and developing future improvement plans.

The person

  • Experience in operations management, ideally in a COMAH / high hazard environment with knowledge of DSEAR and ATEX requirements preferred
  • Ability to effectively manage a team whilst managing complex operational issues
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Be highly organized, and have a strong attention to detail
  • Looking to work for a world leading company where you can have a positive impact on your team

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Sarah Hibberd at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.