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Interim Operations Manager
Truro, Cornwall
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Job Type: Contract
Start Date:
Job Reference: BBBH31141
Added: 28 Jul 2022
Job Description
A well-established Heat Pump Manufacturer has an excellent opportunity for an Operations Manager to join their Production team. The role will initially be on a 1 year fixed term contract with the possibility of becoming permanent.

Our client represents award winning British Engineering at its finest and with over two decades of expertise, they also advise Government departments and leading companies on the use and sustainability of Ground Source Heat Pumps.

Main Purpose of Job:

To oversee the factory and logistics
Manage the day-to-day manufacturing process of ground source heat pumps
Lead the Operations team, including production, quality, manufacturing, and supply
Ensure timely servicing of orders, end to end from order to delivery
Monitor production performance
Set standards for H&S
Manage production plans
Control material supply and stock levels are maintained
Oversee purchasing
Coordinate with Factory Manager and engineering team
Monitor and reporting accordingly
As the successful Operations Manager you will be critical to producing and delivering market leading products. You will be used to delivering best quality work, at the head of a high-performance team.

Person Specification:

A Bachelor's degree in engineering, manufacturing, or related technical discipline
Several years' experience within a technical manufacturing business and minimum of 5 years in a management role
Experience of managing an organisation who delivers high quality products on time
Good technical and engineering know-how
Hands on engineering of productions systems and tools
Fully conversant with Lean Manufacturing
Change Management and Project Management practices
Understanding of Production Management and Controls
Experience of Quality Management, ISO 9001 compliance and EH&S
Demand forecast and materials planning
Supply Chain Management


Basic salary £45,000 - £65,000
25 days annual leave
Company Pension Scheme
Career development opportunities
Cycle to work scheme
Private Health Insurance (after 1 year)

Interested? Please contact Alex from Acorn Recruitment Truro.

Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
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