OPERATIONS MANAGER

Job Description

A successful, well established SME are looking for an experienced multi-faceted Business Manager to come on board and continue and grow the accomplishments already achieved by the business. Ideally from a Manufacturing background within Automotive or Metalwork, you will be required to oversee the day to day running of the business with a potential to progress in the future. Actively supplying to construction, healthcare, medical and engineering industries the company has a confident pipeline of work orders.

This role is about finding the right fit for the business, with somebody who is looking for a career offering progression and longevity. 

In exchange for their management expertise and knowledge the successful Operations Manager will receive:

  • A competitive Salary
  • A varied work load
  • Bonus
  • Growth and Progression Opportunities
  • Company pension contributions
  • Parking on site

Key Responsibilities of the Operations Manager:

  • Oversee Manufacturing, Sales, Dispatch and NPI
  • Facilitate in Production Meetings
  • Schedule production and involvement in production planning
  • To comply with Quality and Health & Safety requirements
  • Oversee, manage, and lead Personnel and HR functions
  • Partake in continuous improvement activities
  • Maintain KPIs from costs, efficiency, and quality
  • Work alongside Managing Director in all business-related matters

The ideal Operations Manager:

  • Will have a track record of running a medium sized manufacturing business
  • Have outstanding team player and communication skills
  • Have strong personnel management experience
  • Possess supply management and planning skills
  • Must be analytical, and competent with IT packages
  • Able to Manage Projects from scheduling and materials, to teams
  • Have a willingness to want to progress
  • Must be from Automotive or Metals Manufacturing Background

This progressive and exciting opportunity is not to be missed. If you are a confident, team player, with leadership and management experience, please apply today.

Commutable from Chester, Northwich, Ellesmere, Manchester, The Wirrall, Liverpool, Runcorn & Warrington

Probe UK is a leading technical engineering recruitment consultancy that specialises in all aspects of the engineering sector. 1994 - 2020 Celebrating 26 Years of Engineering Recruitment Excellence

SIMILAR JOBS

 

This business is a UK leading manufacturer in their field, who are continually progressing.

They are looking for an experienced Construction Manager, essentially, who has steel framed buildings / steel framing construction management experience.

Although there will be an element of site visits, this is not a Site Manager role.

Key Responsibilities Include

  • Oversee selection of all subcontractors working on bases and foundations. Manage all subcontractors work schedules/costs and ensure that they have the necessary paperwork
  • Control, supervise and manage the end-to-end process from bases through to erection
  • Report back to the Drawing Team any errors identified on site visits, base installation or erection
  • Track and control the construction schedules for bases and erections and associated costs to achieve completion of projects in the most cost-effective manner and order all concrete for bases team and all plant for erecting teams
  • Conduct site visits to accurately measure and quote for customers
  • Support the Sales Team with complex quotes using extensive knowledge and the Drawing Team with complex detailing using extensive knowledge
  • Ensure all building are erected to the highest standard by carrying out regular reviews of erectors work and checking we deliver exceptional quality, ensuring all customer complaints are managed effectively and escalated internally where required

Essential Skills Required

  • Minimum of ten years’ experience, which must include experience within steel framing / steel framed buildings
  • Good oral and written communication skills and excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to manage people, planning, prioritisation, organisation and administration
  • Computer literate
  • Problem solving and ability to manage conflict
  • Self-motivated and driven
  • The ability to work as part of a team

Company Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Casual dress code
  • Very social office environment
  • Located next to a Train Station – good bus connections also

Salary - £35,000 - £40,000 dependant on experience

Commutable From: Wrexham, Chester, Oswestry, Stafford, Northwich, Stoke on Trent, Market Drayton

 

Are you a PVC Setter? Are you looking for an immediate start?

Would you like to be part of a thriving manufacturing organisation, who have continued to flourish, despite difficult market conditions.  In return, as a PVC setter, you will be offered fantastic stability and the potential for your future prospects to be very healthy.

DUTIES

  • Setting PVC Machines
  • Responsibility for the quality of products produced
  • Working a variety of shift patterns
  • Liaising with the Tooling Department
  • Waste reduction
  • Active involvement with continuous improvement activities
  • 5S

REQUIREMENTS

  • It is essential that you have exposure to setting PVC machines
  • Exposure to working in a continuous improvement culture would be beneficial
  • Happy and flexible to work a wide variety of shifts

BENEFITS

  • £28,000 - £29,000
  • Paid Overtime
  • A variety of shift patterns
  • A thriving, busy & friendly Manufacturing organisation
  • Long Term Career prospects
  • Holiday 
  • Pension

The role is commutable from Walsall, Solihull, Sutton Coldfield, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Kidderminster, Redditch

Probe Technical Recruitment, Celebrating 26 Years of Technical Engineering Recruitment Excellence

 

This opportunity is for a successful construction quality professional who is looking to take on a new challenge at a continually growing construction manufacturer. 

This highly successful construction manufacturing company, who are one of the biggest volumetric suppliers within the UK are looking for a forward thinking, self-starter with eye for detail, to join the Quality team as a Quality systems co-ordinator, reporting into the Quality Manager. 

This is an opportunity that can offer security and varied work, with 5-10 years’ worth of projects in place. Being one of the largest suppliers into Defence, Retail, Commercial and Education, every day is different, varied, and exciting. 

Applications are welcomed from those who are currently or have previously worked in construction, who are familiar with ISO9001:2015 and are ideally internal audit qualified. 

In exchange for their construction quality expertise the Quality Systems Co-ordinator will receive:

  • A Competitive package
  • Days shift
  • 25 days holidays + Stats + Christmas shutdown
  • Free on-site parking
  • Free Beverages
  • Medical cover 

Key Roles & Responsibilities for the Quality Systems Co-ordinator:

  • Full documentation of all quality related matter
  • Writing new SOPs and policies for a range of departments
  • To perform internal and external audits (ISO 9001:2015)
  • Manage the non-conformance report process
  • Involvement in ISO training and coaching to existing and new employees
  • Ensuring personal certification is maintained for personnel
  • ISO orientated meetings and reviews
  • Coordinate documentation of quality with technical specifications (including photo evidence)
  • Maintain and update sub-contractors’ quality

Skills Required for the Quality Systems Co-ordinator:

  • Team player and good lone worker, with initiative to work independently 
  • Must have experience working within the Construction Industry
  • Must be experienced working with Quality Management Systems
  • ISO 9001:2015 internal auditor certified
  • Computer literate
  • Self-sufficient, self-starter
  • Willing to learn new skills 

If you are Enthusiastic, Driven, looking for challenge then apply today.

Commutable from Mansfield, Worksop, Nottingham, Sheffield, Rotherham, Doncaster, Grantham, Newark on Trent, Lincoln, Sleaford

Probe Technical Recruitment, Celebrating 26 Years of Technical Engineering Recruitment Excellence

 

We have a unique opportunity available for a SPRAY POLISHER / FINISHER to be part of a wonderful, well established organisation.  Their product range is unique, and recession proof!

As a SPRAY POLISHER / FINISHER, you would be a very value member of their team.  Due to their product range being so unique, they can offer an unusual opportunity in that your long-term prospects would be assured.  Every assigned job to you will be working on will be different, keeping your workload varied and interesting.

DUTIES

  • Spraying and polishing bespoke furniture
  • Working within a timescale to achieve manufacturing targets
  • Working within a team, or on your own

REQUIREMENTS

  • It is essential that you have high-level practical staining and polishing skills
  • Significant industry experience
  • Glosswork
  • This would suit someone who takes great pride in their work
  • Excellent planning and interpersonal skills
  • Eager to learn and blend into a friendly, hardworking team

BENEFITS

  • £25,000 - £31,000
  • Unique and bespoke work, offering varied projects 
  • Busy and stable working environment
  • Superb long-term prospects

The role is commutable from Rugby, Coventry, Birmingham, Lutterworth, Leamington Spa, Solihull

1994 - 2020, Celebrating 26 Years of Engineering Recruitment Excellence

 

An industry leading, agricultural equipment and machinery manufacturer is currently seeking a Sales Executive to grow their business in the North of England and Wales region. The company designs and manufactures a rage of capital equipment for use in the agricultural industry. They pride themselves on quality and consider themselves industry leaders in this respect. The Sales Executive will be establishing a dealer network in the area as well as selling direct to farmers across the region.

In return for your knowledge and success as a Sales Executive you will be rewarded with a competitive basic salary of up to £30,000 plus an uncapped commission plan. This company’s top performers are earning in excess of £60,000 with commission. 

Further benefits include a company car, mobile phone, laptop, 28 days holiday (incl. bank holidays) and a home office.

DUTIES:

  • Establishing a dealer network across the region
  • Managing customer queries including quotes and requests for demonstrations
  • The Sales Executive will be representing the company at various industry events
  • Maintaining excellent customer relationships
  • Meeting and exceeding financial targets

REQUIREMENTS:

  • At least 1 years’ experience within the agricultural industry, ideally within the territory
  • Some knowledge of machinery/capital equipment sales
  • Willingness to travel across the region on a daily basis
  • Can-do attitude and a desire for success
  • A full UK driving licence