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Operations Manager

£55000 - £65000 per annum Company car,medical insurance,pension

Job description

Our client is a dynamic industry leading multi-faceted Glasgow based construction organisation undertaking all forms of construction projects including new build, refurbishment, conversion and stock improvement, with a range of added value services tailored to individual client requirements. The division we are hiring for is widely recognised by industry as one of the most advanced off-site timber building system providers operating in the UK.

An opening exists for a highly motivated person to oversee all aspects of our production operations within a busy factory environment.

Operations Manager Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Oversee manufacturing and operational processes and ensure they are optimised
  • Work with relevant teams to ensure that processes are implemented and operated efficiently, including fulfilling orders and meeting deadlines
  • Overseeing the workforce in the production department
  • Manage targets and ensure they are clearly communicated with workforce / key personnel
  • Communicate any problems with senior management and assist by offering solutions
  • Ensure that final products meet quality standards and customer specifications
  • Responsible for the performance and development of the factory operations in order to produce efficient production and delivery solutions against pre-agreed targets
  • Close interaction and communication with workforce to ensure smooth running of the team and department as a whole
  • Oversee and contribute to training and development of the production team
  • Monitor and record performance and implement change management as required
  • Effective liaison, support and assistance required between all other departments within the business (i.e. design, site supervisors and commercial)
  • Responsible for recruitment, training and appraisals within department
  • Delegate responsibility to Assistant Production Managers, Production Supervisors and Team Leaders
  • Set an example for team members and department as a whole of commitment, work ethics, teamwork and good personal character
  • Interact and co-operate with all members of the business, its suppliers, clients and customers
  • Strong leadership qualities and capability to drive a team

  • Encourage open lines of communication, strategic thinking, innovation, and action as required


  • Proven industry experience as an Operations Manager or similar position, preferably within the manufacturing industry
  • Experience of planning & programming work operations
  • Prior knowledge of timber frame is preferred but not essential

  • Knowledge of business processes and functions
  • Excellent communication and motivational skills
  • Outstanding organisation and leadership skills
  • Problem solving aptitude

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.


Fraser Young
IT Business Director
Technology Recruitment Team
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