Established over 25 years ago, this leading UK manufacturer is currently seeking an Operations Manager to join their team to provide support to the Operations Director.
This is an opportunity for a proven plastic injection moulding Technical Manager to lead a strong technical team. The plant boasts a strong business work ethic, an excellent skilled workforce and effective plant capabilities.
The role of Operations Manager is to work towards achieving manufacturing excellence through the people and processes, applying continuous improvement and instilling this in all production/technical personnel to improve efficiencies in all aspects of manufacturing to include minimise downtime and waste.
To be successful in the role of Operations Manager, the ideal Candidate will -
Have a minimum of 3 years in a similar Management / Supervisory position within an Injection Moulding, Injection Mould Tooling, Polymer Materials, or Robotics and Automation environment
Have extensive knowledge of modern manufacturing techniques, including Continuous improvement/Lean Manufacturing
Hold a minimum of HNC (or equivalent) qualification.
Be highly personable with excellent communication, inter-personal and motivation skills and be comfortable dealing with people at all levels.
Have strong negotiation skills with the ability to close deals.
Based near Rainham, this role is commutable from Sevenoaks, Maidstone, Tonbridge, and Ashford.
On offer -
As well as a salary in the region of £45-55k, this role has the opportunity for career development within the business.
Apply now to be considered for this role!
Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.