Operations Manager / Site Manager

Operations Manager / Site Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager / Site Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newtownards, County Down
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 14679/001_1518192770
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 09, 2018 16:12

Job Description




We have a SUPERB opportunity for an Operations Manager to join a specialist global manufacturing engineering company at their site in Northern Ireland.

The Operations/Site Manager will have responsibility for a manufacturing site of 100+ and will ensure the site is successful via effective people management, budget control and improvement initiatives.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leadership responsibility for the entire operation; Manufacturing, Engineering, Production Control, Quality & Logistics ensure continuous support and guidance to the senior management team.
  • Manufacturing & Production Control- understand capabilities of all functions and establish a clear manufacturing plan so NPI programmes are easily implemented. Ensure effective planning is in place to deliver programmes.
  • Engineering - ensure maintenance team have all the resources required to minimize downtime.
  • Product & Process Improvement- seize the opportunity to deliver improvement initiatives to drive down machining hours, reduce cost and contribute to tenders to win new business.
  • Ensure all CAPEX projects are delivered on time and within budget

Key requirements:

  • An experienced Operations Manager from an Aerospace/Automotive/Precision Machining background
  • HNC/HND/Degree in a relevant engineering/technical discipline
  • Ability to lead and positively influence team members
  • Ability to drive innovation and improvement activities
  • A professional and positive attitude and passion for developing others
  • Improvement mind-set and commercial acumen

On Offer:

A Great Salary + Car allowance + Pension + Healthcare

For more information contact 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.