Operations Manager

  • Vacancy Title
  • Operations Manager
  • Company
  • JCB
  • Salary & Benefits
  • Competitive plus benefits
  • Closing Date
  • 28/05/2022
  • Job Description
  • We're hiring an Operations Manager at JCB Cab Systems in Uttoxeter

    In a fast growth business, you will be responsible for providing leadership to the team and oversight of all matters relating to the day-to-day operations of the site including production, warehousing, maintenance, and general plant management.

    Delivery of Operational objectives for:

    • Daily production targets
    • Production and Supply Chain Planning
    • Achieving quality targets for DPU and RFT
    • Deploying company policies and production systems
    • Leadership of individuals and the team
    • Inventory Control
    • Budgetary Control
    • Development and reporting of KPI’s
    • Management of Health Safety and Environment

    About you

    You will be a charismatic leader, a strategic yet hands-on production specialist who will get involved and lead from the front, providing problem solving capability and nurturing teamwork and cross-functional cooperation to enable a smooth-running production facility.

    An experienced Operations / Manufacturing Manager with great leadership skills. You will be highly numerate and analytical, an experienced user of Excel and PowerPoint. Experience with SAP would be helpful. Previous experience of managing process including production planning (MRP), Supply Chain/Logistics, Warehousing and Assembly Operations would be highly advantageous.

    Strong, interpersonal skills.

    Analytical skills and the ability to make sound business decisions.

    Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.

    Ability to develop strong partnerships with group functional teams.

    What’s in it for you?

    To say thank you for your hard work, we will work with you to support your career progression and development. We will also provide a competitive salary, company pension scheme, medical insurance and dental care schemes, access to the company’s healthy living centre, 33 days annual leave and flexibility around daily start and finish times.

    You will also have access to JCB’s Reward Hub – giving you fantastic savings across a huge range of high street retailers, as well as access to exclusive company perks such as our Cycle to Work Scheme.


    JCB: Building a Brighter Future

    JCB is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

    Recruitment Agencies: JCB does not accept any speculative approaches to present candidates for advertised vacancies.