Operations Manager

West Yorkshire
Waste Management
14-09-2020 04:45 PM

Operations Manager

Chemical Distribution


Competitive Salary


Our client is a Global Market Leader in Chemical Distribution. Providing distribution solutions for industrial and specialty chemicals across numerous sectors, our client is now looking for an experienced Operations Manager to join their team based in Bradford.

What you will be doing

As the Operations Manager, reporting directly to the General Manager, your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring both sites and transportation are fully compliant and meet health and safety requirements
  • Incident control - Near Misses, Misloads
  • Oversee direct reports
  • Ensure excellent customer services is delivered
  • Create and agree annual budgets and cost-effective working
  • Liaise with the Transport Manager to ensure safe and efficient distribution of chemicals
  • CAPEX Management
  • Identify areas of operational improvements
  • Customer inspections to ensure operational requirements are met - safety and compliance - tank and site inspections
  • Permit to Works, SAP and Legionella Responsible person

What you will need

  • Full Driving License
  • Background within Operations Management in the Chemicals Industry
  • Qualified to NVQ or equivalent within a related technical field
  • Knowledge and experience within storage and of distribution logistics
  • Strong Health, Safety and Compliance experience and knowledge

What's on Offer

  • Competitive Package
  • Opportunity to work within a Global Market Leading company

How to Apply

For more information please contact Ellie Guest on 02393 910 473 or email your CV to eguest@astutetechnical.co.uk to apply

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A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!