Operations Manager - West London Contract

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Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
West London
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be arranged locally
Up to £47,000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you a driven Operations Manager, ideally from the waste industry, with experience working in a production processing plant, manufacturing or heavy engineering environment?

Be the key to greener waste management.

About the role

A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible and we’re making it happen. As an Operations Manager at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

What will I be doing?

What will I be doing as an Operations Manager?

Reporting to the Regional Manager, the Operations Manager will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the sites. They will work closely with the onsite operational teams, Material Sourcing and Logistics to deliver a successful business over a geographical area.

Key responsibilities of the role will include managing a multi-site waste processing operation, to maximize profits and deliver financial results within a challenging budget by constantly reviewing current standards and practices and implement changes to improve the standard of delivery, providing excellent service to our customers.

This will also involve working with the Business Transformation Managers to develop and implement LEAN manufacturing principles.

What are the requirements?

What are the requirements? (Experience and qualifications)

Applicants must be highly motivated, have extensive experience of managing a multi-site processing operation, ideally with waste industry knowledge. A good financial understanding of P&L accounts will be needed to be able to identify cost savings balanced against service standards for all sites and services provided. Working as part of a small management team, the ability to lead and develop a diverse team of managers, supervisors and site staff, with different skills and experience will also be required. Desirable qualification are COTC level 4 transfer, treatment, NEBOSH and good IT skills.

Our approach

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK.

We are proud of our fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development as we continue to build and grow our forward thinking company and you could play a key part in our success.

A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK is an equal opportunities employer.

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Closing Date
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.