Operations Manager Required

Harper UK are looking for an Operations Manager with a strong fabrication and welding background to join the team, the successful candidate will be responsible for driving and delivering customer satisfaction every time for our clients. You will a key player in driving continuous improvement across the fabrication team with the main focus on streamlining various production areas.

Responsible for all operations within fabricating/welding department
• Ensure a high standard of housekeeping is maintained & health and safety procedures are adhered to
• Allocate work and make sure all delivery dates are met every time
• Manage team leaders & employees and monitor performance
• Provide evaluation reports and progress to the Senior Management Team as requested
• Set priorities for costs, personnel, material & equipment
• Provide technical assistance in tendering for jobs as and when required
• Deliver and manage employee relations, improvement strategies, company processes and procedures with the team leads
• Drive commercial understanding to team

What you will need:
• Minimum of 5 years management experience in metal work, fabrication and welding
• Experience with general machinery used for fabrication
• Management experience in a production environment
• A strong approach to quality and health and safety
• Read workshop/design drawings
• Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
• Strong communication and leadership skills
• Time served fabricator/welder

If you think this role is for you, please drop careers@harperuk.com an email with a covering letter and copy of your CV.