Recruiter: Consilium Recruit
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + Benefits
Application date: 11th Jan 2019
As a manufacturer of plastic products to a broad range of industries, the company are looking to recruit an Operations Manager to providing leadership for the Company`s Production, Planning, Despatch & Transportation, Quality functions. You will have Operational experience within plastics manufacturing.
Ensuring that jobs are manufactured correctly cost effectively and delivered on time in accordance to specification and quality requirements.
Improve or implement operational systems, processes and policies in support of Company`s targets including SOP, ISO9001, HR, Health & Safety, Environmental this list is not exhaustive.
Provide advice, support & direction for all line managers responsible for production related activity.
Recruit, manage, train and motivate direct reporting staff according to company procedures, policy and employment law.
Develop and maintain good working relationships with internal and external suppliers/customers.
Develop training/ succession plan to meet the future business growth strategy.
Inventory control in line with budget
Compliance to H&S policy and practice, ensuring excellent standards are maintained throughout production.
Develop productivity plans for each manufacturing site (minimum 5% per annum) to include scrap, downtime, labour efficiency and lean manufacturing.
Assist in implementing manufacturing strategy including site closures and capital investment plans etc.
Preparing and managing operational budgets.
HNC qualification or above with significant experience of operations in a process manufacturing environment, experience of the plastic process industry would be an advantage.
Relevant professional qualifications would be an advantage.
Lean manufacturing experience and H&S qualification is desirable.