Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire, England
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: LCE0511OMH_1575280408
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 02, 2019 09:53

Job Description

Operations Manager

West Yorkshire

Excellent Salary & Benefits Package

Our client is a global leader in the design and manufacture of highly engineered automotive components, serving global markets out of 90 state-of-the art facilities worldwide.

Due to significant growth and a recent internal re-structure, we are now able to recruit an experienced Operations Manager to join the team at a successful manufacturing site in West Yorkshire.

The Operations Manager will manage the day to day operations across the facility with a focus on site performance, cost, quality and staff development.

Key Responsibilities;

  • Ensure site achieves product and operational objectives via effective planning and man-management
  • Develop standards and systems to improve output
  • Build strong relationships, have a visible presence around site and manage staff performance
  • Ensure effective use of resources and regularly communicate strategies/initiatives to staff
  • Understand production constraints and resolve problems through analysis, review of materials/equipment etc
  • Liaise regularly with internal stakeholders; Engineering, Supply Chain, Purchasing, Sales to ensure all targets are met


  • Graduate calibre and significant experience within an industrial/engineering/manufacturing environment, ideally automotive or precision machining
  • Strong leadership skills, a people manager who enjoys maximising team potential and encourages new ideas
  • Process driven
  • Good knowledge of lean manufacturing/CI initiatives
  • Customer focused
  • Commercially aware

On offer: -

  • Excellent Salary
  • Pension scheme (4.25% contribution)
  • 15% Bonus
  • Private health care
  • 26 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Free on-site car parking

To apply please follow the 'apply now' link to send your CV to Christine Edwards at Morgan Ryder Associates on 0151 480 2300

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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