Business Operations Managers

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£40,000 - £50,000 pa
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Join a team of Engineering and Manufacturing Excellence

  • Deeside - North Wales
  • Competitive Remuneration Packages

The Company
The Company  We are the European market leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of trailers up to 3500KG gross weight. The product range is the most diverse in the industry, including livestock and multi-purpose trailers, box vans, car transporters and horseboxes.

The business operates from advanced engineering, manufacturing and assembly sites in North Wales. With plans for continued expansion and a Company ethos of delivering World Class standards across the Group, Ifor Williams Trailers offers a unique and vibrant working environment.

Business Operations Managers - £40,000 - £50,000 pa

This is a site leadership role and a high profile position, requiring somebody assertive, persuasive, influential and challenge orientated.

The Role

  • Reporting to the Group Operations Manager, you will be responsible for managing manufacturing ensuring the site is safe, efficient and quality focused - meeting production targets, liaising with the Sales team and implementing design improvements.
  • You will deliver strong results through KPIs by applying Lean Manufacturing techniques and through the implementation of continuous improvement initiatives.
  • You will Project Manage site teams of people by setting and monitoring clear goals and targets in line with company objectives. You will be responsible for ensuring that best practice is shared between sites and implemented on own site.

The Person

  • You will have a strong background of Lean Manufacturing techniques such as Line Balancing, 5C, Waste Elimination, Standardised Work, Visual Management and Problem Solving Skills.
  • You will be people-management focused and able to demonstrate a track record of managing in a performance orientated culture.
  • With a strong manufacturing management background, you will be highly motivated with a focus in operating within a continuous improvement environment.

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