Operations Manager

Posted 17 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameZoey Rooney

Job description

Operations Manager


Generous Salary - to be discussed

Vickerstock are working in partnership with a global leader in the manufacturing of heavy metal systems for the recruitment of an Operations Manager. Reporting to the VP you will be responsible for Health and Safety adherence, Production adherence, Scheduling of plant resources, Quality assurance, Meeting cost targets of product, to advise on best practice and to ensure standard procedures are adhered to as well as continually improve the production process

Your new role

  • Lead, manage and continually improve the production process and teams under their remit.
  • Work closely with Engineering, Supply Chain and Sales teams to continuously improve the overall effectiveness of their area of responsibility.
  • Ensure productivity, cost effectiveness, quality, and service in the production process of all lines.
  • Work closely with Quality Teams to ensure In Process Quality Control standards are met and support in root cause analysis investigations where required.
  • Increasing production, assets capacity and flexibility while minimizing unnecessary costs and maintaining current quality standards.
  • Develop systems and processes that track and optimize productivity and standards, metrics, and performance targets to ensure effective return on assets.
  • Implement strategies in alignment with strategic initiatives and provide a clear sense of direction and focus.
  • Address escalated issues, highlight reoccurring issues, and provide leadership and guidance to the support teams. Work with Purchasing team to chase up shortages. Ensure excellent material flow and storage across designated site and within internal supply.
  • Run continuous improvement discussions/forums and quality circles to investigate and analyse all production related issues and to ensure ongoing continuous improvement.

What you'll need

  • Experience in a similar position within the Engineering/ Manufacturing Industry
  • Experience in coordinating projects to successful completion.
  • Strong knowledge of lean manufacturing and business Improvement
  • Proven ability to develop and empower Team members to deliver results on the frontline.

Next Step

Contact Zoey Rooney to discuss this in absolute confidence on 028 9031 3720, or send an updated CV via the link on the page

If you are interested in this vacancy, or work within manufacturing or engineering in Northern Ireland, then please apply with your CV to me for consideration - (You can also find and connect with me on LinkedIn)

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