Operations Manager (Production/Manufacturing)

Location
Newton Abbot, Devon
Salary
Competitive Base Salary + Package
Posted
18 Jan 2022
Closes
01 Feb 2022
Position/Level
Senior Management
Responsibilities
Operations
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Company

Our client is an international multi-service provider which has a key site in Devon that offers textile, hygiene and facility services solutions to clients throughout the county and further afield within the South West. The business has a highly successful production site in Devon that is keen to invest in a high calibre production focused and experienced Operations Manager.

The Role & Core Responsibilities

  • Lead and oversee production levels and rates on site
  • The key contact person for anything operational, at any time, & providing the right solutions when issues arise
  • Improve production quality, drive efficiencies, levels of customer satisfaction and reduce costs
  • Educate, motivate and upskill other members of staff within production

Background Required

  • Suitable candidates will come with Production Team Leader / Management backgrounds
  • Used to working within a fast-paced production environment
  • Ideally, candidates will have mechanical qualifications and interest
  • Passionate about product quality, standards and safety
  • Leadership qualities with strength in process improvement
  • Assertive but empathetic, a strong team manager & communicator at all levels
  • Customer focused and not afraid to take responsibility and be hands-on when necessary
  • Self-sufficient, driven and comfortable with a wealth of experience and insight to bring to the business

Opportunity

  • Successful well run ethical and sustainable international business
  • Great career progression opportunities
  • Chance for someone to be promoted quickly and/or change discipline focus within the business if interested
  • The opportunity to join a well-run site with loyal and hard-working members of staff  

If this opportunity is of interest, please email us your CV.

Thanks