Operations manager

Job Title: Operations manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Salary: Car / car allowance, pension,
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH10282_1487323896
Contact Name: Don Marsh
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 17, 2017 09:31

Job Description

JOB TITLE Operations Manager
LOCATION Doncaster
SALARY Competitive salary plus car / car allowance, pension & bonus

Our client is an international leader in waste reclamation and recycling solutions managing more than two million tons of waste annually. With their efforts focusing on Reducing, Recycling & Recovering the waste they manage they are currently able to recycle 60% of that waste.
They require an Operations Manager with experience of managing a packaging/distribution or a similar site within a highly compliant industry who can demonstrate P&L experience, cost control and has LEAN, Six Sima or 5S experience.
The Role:
Directly manage all operational activities relating to the 3-shift system, stock management, offloading & blending of products and the loading of finished goods.
To ensure that the site is fully compliant in meeting all internal/external SHEQ compliance whilst directly contributing to the overall performance of the business in meeting its business KPIs.

Your principal responsibilities will be to (but not limited to):
To manage the safety and security of all site based staff

  • Minimise potential risk for RIDDOR or lost working days through ongoing risk assessments
  • Prepare and communicate monthly reports in line with the company expectations
  • Management of site KPI's
  • Formulate annual budgets where required
  • To provide leadership and support to all direct reports
  • Set and Manage performance targets of direct reports.

To be considered for this position you must have good man management skills to lead a busy team, including:

  • Project management
  • Relationship management and interpersonal skills
  • Communication, influencing and negotiating skills
  • Aware for the need of discretion & confidentiality
  • Be able to work under specified and agreed time constraints

Qualified to degree level (or equivalent) in a science or related discipline

Very competitive salary plus great benefits package including discretionary bonus, car or car allowance, pension, health & life assurance.
If you are interested in applying for this role please email your CV to or phone 023 92 222 964

Astute Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.