Operations Manager

Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Sussex, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH11840_1527779150
Contact Name: Lauren White
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2018 16:05

Job Description

Job Title - Operations Manager

Location - Sussex

Salary - Competitive plus bonus

Our client a leading nationwide integrated waste management business providing collection, treatment, recycling and technologically-driven energy generation services is looking for an Operations Manager to join one of its key venues in the South.

The Role

As Operations Manager you will be responsible for the full operation of the Mechanical and Biological Treatment plant within West Sussex, processing up to 312k tonnes per annum of authorised waste, meeting the associated KPI's of the contract and business.

Role Responsibilities

As Operations Manager your responsibilities will include;

  • Delivering programmes of continuous improvement
  • Implement and deliver a PPM regime to ensure plant availability of greater than 90%
  • Delivery of KPI's against contract and business objectives with full compliance of Performance Monitoring and MRM contract
  • Encourage employee engagement providing Leadership and Management to the operational team

The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will have 3 years process industry experience in an operational capacity. Industry experience is a must with either Waste Management or Anaerobic Digestion processes knowledge. As an individual you will have a relevant business qualification at NVQ level 4 or above with an IOSH certificate or equivalent formal safety qualification.
As an individual you will be an influencer and leader with the ability to deal with conflict negotiating desired outcomes. You will be analytical and highly numerable.

What is on Offer

This is an excellent opportunity to work with a global leader in waste management and environmental solutions with a competitive package and excellent growth and opportunity.

How to Apply

For a confidential discussion and further details please forward your CV to Lauren White at or call 02392222965.

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