Location Gloucestershire
Job-type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Contact Mark Davis
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Email mark.davis.62C6B7A46.0@applybe.com
Reference 98556

Job Role: Operations Manager
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Aerospace
Location: Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable


Reporting directly to the VP of Operations the Operations Manager shall be responsible for quality, delivery, productivity improvements and health and safety with the site. The Operations Manager shall be leading a team of managers, production control and manufacturing staff to ensure on time delivery alongside ensuring the highest possible standards.


-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, maximising the use of lean manufacturing principles.
-Create a value-adding regime of key performance indicators for the Business Unit to drive high quality products delivered on time.
-Ensure direct reports’ objectives and priorities are aligned with the company's vision.
-Develop the appropriate structure to achieve objectives within agreed budgets and timescales.
-Maintain a culture of teamwork, resilience and high performance to maximise employee potential.
-Development of a culture of continuous improvement
-Management of the production facility and a team of direct and indirect employees.
-Liaise with Production Management to review and identify inefficiencies and improve processes.
-Manage and mentor effective productivity activities within the business unit that deliver a progressive and structured return in Quality, Cost and Delivery.
-Translate production plans and customer requirements into an effective and efficient capacity plan, focussing on pull based principles.
-Support the site by preparing, revising and submitting monthly reports, departmental budgets and forecasting.
-Close liaison with Central technical services department to ensure that a full program of internal audits is carried out within the Business Unit for all customer and regulatory approvals and ensure any corrective actions are effective and followed up promptly.
-Close liaison with other managers and Team Leaders to ensure that training reflects Quality, Health, -Safety & Environmental requirements and supports customers, national and international law.
-Support and deputise in times of absence for the Business Unit Manager.


-Demonstrable experience in an operational leadership position
-Track record of successful complex operational management in medium volume, high complexity environments
-Solid Manufacturing/Engineering knowledge teamed with industry and operational knowledge
-Leadership and people management experience
-Proven experience in building and maintaining customer relationships – customer focussed'
-Experience of leading productivity and lean initiatives with sustained quantifiable results

To make an application for this role please submit your CV to mark.davis@omegaresource.co.uk or for more information call 01453829529.