Recruiter: Hays Recruitment
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary and benefits
Application date: 28th Sep 2018
Your new company
This client specialise in the design and manufacture of graphite electrodes, as well as fixturing and tooling for the aerospace market and IGT.
They are the UK’s leading supplier of wire, tubes, wear parts, resin, filters and other consumables – plus semi-conductor, mechanical, high temperature and many more industries.
They have sites across the UK well as one in the USA. Whilst operating as one company they have 3 main divisions under the parent company. In combining their expertise, they are able to offer a single supplier and streamlined service for a number of complex and highly technical subjects.
Your new role
They are looking to employ an Operation Manager to oversee the 4 sites in the UK with a base here at their flag ship manufacturing plant in the West Midlands.
You will ideally come form an aerospace or IGT background although other sectors of engineering will be considered.
You will need to have extensive previous experience in an operations management role with experience working in an environment with CNC machining, grinding and milling operations.
What you’ll need to succeed
You will need to have an engineering background which could be either qualifications or hands on experience working your way up from the shop floor to running large teams of shop floor staff.
Multi site management experience is also highly desirable.
You will need to have excellent communication skills with all levels of management and staff and be credible and approachable in your presentation.
This is a fast paced, busy workshop which produce equipment for large blue chip clients.
People with experience in working on bespoke jobs and with spark erosion and carbon and graphite coating knowledge are encouraged to apply.
What you’ll get in return
In this role you can expect a highly competitive base salary, with the possibility of car or allowance, bonus, pension and Bupa.