Operations Manager

New Operations Manager opportunity with a cleaning and recycling company in the Bristol area.

Your new company

Hays Supply Chain & Logistics are pleased to be assisting a cleaning and recycling business in the Bristol area for the recruitment of an Operations Manager. This Company are leading the field with innovative processes and are known for a great work culture.

Your new role

As the Operations Manager you will be responsible for managing a workforce of up to 120 heads ensuring optimal logistics performance and HSSE adherence across the depot. You will report directly to the Regional Operations Manager and drive optimal performance and efficiency from the fleet. You will be responsible for driver management including, sickness, holiday, and compliance. You will make sure all driver infringements are recorded and that the WTD is correctly followed.
You will drive the strong existing HSSE focussed culture by ensuring all incidents are recorded, carrying out monthly site safety meetings and site audits. Finally, you will promote a collaborative work culture through effective communication with the operational and planning teams.

What you'll need to succeed

Strong experience in an Operational Management position will allow you to be able to hit the ground running in this position. You will have experience of managing Logistics and Transport operations across large sites. You will also be able to work with key stakeholders and have great communication skills promoting a collaborative culture. You will have a proven track record in efficiency and effective fleet utilisation. Experience with HSSE legislation is crucial to match the strong HSSE culture already in place within the business, a CPC qualification would be desirable but is not crucial to your success in the role. Experience from the waste or recycling industry would be beneficial bus is not essential. Finally, you will have a motivated and hands on work ethic and be able to effectively manage a large workforce.

What you'll get in return

For this Operations Manager role, you will be paid a competitive salary between £40,000 to £48,000 with an extensive range of benefits for the successful candidate. You will also benefit from great progression opportunities in a growing business that offers a positive working environment.

What you need to do now

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£40000 to £50000 Per Annum
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Experienced (4 years +)
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