An exciting opportunity for an Operations Manager has become available in Bristol. You will be responsible for overseeing the production of materials and manufacturing products, through monitoring existing processes, analysing their effectiveness and creating strategies to improve productivity and efficiency.
Our client are an engineering business based in Bristol who are looking for an experienced Operations Manager to join their busy team.
Define, implement & review appropriate operating procedures and principles across the business to maximise efficiency, product quality and on time delivery.
Develop and implement a cost-effective and appropriate operating environment; and where necessary introduce lean manufacturing principles.
Create a value-adding regime of key performance indicators for the site to drive high quality products delivered on time.
Maintain a culture of teamwork, resilience and high performance to maximise employee potential.
Develop a culture of continuous improvement and value adding where required.
Management of production facility and a team of direct and indirect employees Ensure the quality department provide an effective service to both customer requirements and internal support with the technical functions of the operational business unit.
Maintain an effective planning and logistic function to support the demands of the customers and the production value streams within the business unit
Manage and mentor an effective lean and cost down function within the business unit that delivers a progressive and structured return in Quality, Cost and Delivery Profile.
The successful Operations Manager will have:
Track record of successful project and complex operational management. 5 years minimum.
Solid Manufacturing/Engineering knowledge teamed with industry and operational knowledge Leadership and people management experience.
Mechanical engineering and manufacturing skills
Experience in a high‐tech, fast pace, low volume, high value manufacturing industry.
Experience in quality system, H&S, HR
If you are interested please send me an up to date CV and I will get back to you as soon as possible.
To find out more about Huxley Engineering, please visit www.huxleyengineering.com
Huxley Engineering, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales