Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
REF: J939_1491473753
Contact Name: John Boggis
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

An exciting opportunity exists for Operations Manager to join a leading Manufacturing company based in North Leicestershire.

Basic salary of circa £45,000 - £50,000 per annum
Genuine opportunities for career progression
33 days holiday inc. Bank holidays
Company Pension

*Ensuring that orders are manufactured correctly, within defined cost structures and delivered on time in accordance with customer specification and quality requirements.
Communicating with all relevant people/departments in order to closely co-ordinate the design, production and warehouse teams to ensure production output and on time delivery targets are achieved
*Oversight of scheduling and reviewing workload to ensure production output and
on time delivery targets are achieved cost effectively
*Ensuring that the shop floor has the necessary manpower, competence, skill,
knowledge required in order to achieve production targets
*Ensure production/quality processes, equipment being used and the working environment are all conducive to producing a high quality product /service
*Monitor production activity to ensure that the appropriate manufacturing methods are employed and that sufficient due care is taken in order to meet quality requirements.
*Reduce manufacturing errors by maintaining data and implementing improvements
Ensure rejected product/non-conformance is rectified as high priority and that customers are kept informed accordingly
*Ensure that both goods inward and distribution are well organised to sufficiently support production and the financial goals of the business
*Manage a system to monitor and communicate with the supply chain to eliminate the impact of any supplier delays
*Develop, monitor and drive improvement in performance standards
*Ensure that the appropriate systems and processes are in place to measure, manage and report staff performance and to coach and develop a high performance workforce
*Establish goals and objectives for the team and implement accordingly to help support/ improve job performance (experience, ability, competence)

*Have a full understanding of production planning and scheduling and how these can be successfully managed in a busy service focused manufacturing business to achieve improvement and flexibility
*It is essential you are have effective management and leadership qualities
*Have experience and a working understanding of procurement and stock management
*Have experience of managing Quality Control systems through a practical and statistical process to deliver the required regular verifiable production quality results
*Ideally, but not necessarily, educated to HNC/HND/Degree level in an engineering related discipline or equally shop floor experienced
*Have a clear understanding of health and safety best practice and legislation, showing that implementation of this has been achieved in the past to deliver a safe working environment
*Broad background in mechanical engineering/manufacturing with a wide range of knowledge on manufacturing and production processes
*Possess the ability to plan, implement and manage change in the business where necessary

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for John.
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