Operations Manager

Job Reference: WM-1862

Location: Nuneaton

Salary: £55,000-£70,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Operations Manager – The Role:

Key Effectiveness Areas:

  • Environment / Health and Safety: leading by example, operate within and help maintain, monitor and drive forward Environmental / Health and Safety practices and ethos.


  • Active involvement in establishing the sites budget. Monitor the sites performance in line with the budget and agreed Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) targets.


  • Develop and implement a planned maintenance programme for Production Equipment, Buildings and Services.


  • Monitor and Identify Training needs for personnel throughout the site through regular training reviews and appraisals

Continuous Improvement:

  • In conjunction with the Business Improvement Manager develop and manage continuous improvement projects within the site.


  • Ensure quality standards and procedures for all components manufactured within the factory are met and working closely with the Quality Manager maintain the site Quality Accreditation.


  • Ensure site staff clearly understand the overall site objectives and performance through Monthly Factory Meetings & Reviews.


  • A degree or equivalent in an Engineering discipline
  • Leadership and development of staff in key positions
  • Good personal skills and a flexible approach to management
  • Experience of working in high volume injection moulding / assembly environment
  • A logical and methodical approach with good analytical and practical skills
  • IOSH or equivalent Managing Safely
  • You would need to have extensive knowledge of injection moulding processes, tooling, and industrialisation to lead and develop Production Managers and Technical Teams.
  • Managerial experience along with good interpersonal skills, a flexible approach to management having previously worked in a high-volume injection moulding / assembly environment.

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

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Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK