Operations Manager - Power Generation

Operations Manager - Power Generation

Job Title: Operations Manager - Power Generation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 13120KY_1552557087
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 09:51

Job Description

Operations Manager - Power Generation

Up to £45,000 DoE + Benefits


Our client, a leading installations & service engineering company specialising in the Power Generation & CHP sector, currently require an experienced Operations Manager to join their team. You will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the business & supporting a team of around 20 workshop & field based engineers.

As an Operations Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing the day-to-day business operations, ensuring compliance with all regulations & applicable laws, whilst optimising client power generation & CHP engine asset performance.
  • Leading a team of between 15 to 20 workshop & field based engineers, ensuring work completed in in-line with the company standards & dealing with any HR issues.
  • Scheduling work & managing resources, to ensure all engineering activity is completing in a timely manner & to the right quality.
  • Conducting ad-hoc site visits (which will involve nationwide travel) to review the standards on-site and ensuring compliance with health & safety etc.
  • Attending senior management meetings & liaising closely with company directors, in order to regularly review & identify areas to improve business performance & operations.
  • Other duties as required.

In order to be consider for this position, you will need to have proven experience in a similar Operations Management role, ideally with a background in the Power Generation / CHP / Renewable Energy or similar sector. As you will be managing a team of engineers, a technical background & strong understanding of reciprocating diesel or gas engines would be highly advantageous.

You will be based out of their head office in the Northampton area, although there will be some nationwide site travel required so you will need to hold a full & valid driving licence.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading & fast-growing organisation in the power generation & CHP industry! They're offering a competitive salary of up to £45,000 depending on experience, plus their company benefits package which includes private medical, a pension scheme & 24 days holiday.

If you would like to apply for this Operations Manager role, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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