operations manager in wakefield

28 November 2018
brad lawson, randstad cpe
job type
£ 55,000 - £ 70,000 per year
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wakefield, yorkshire and the humber
construction & property
sub specialism
civil engineering
job type
working hours
£ 55,000 - £ 70,000 per year
reference number
brad lawson, randstad cpe
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job description

Are you an existing Operations Manager looking to elevate & progress you career? You are in luck, we are currently working with a well established civils and construction based in Yorkshire.

My Client, a nationwide building, civil engineering, mechanical and electrical contractor with fantastic history and reputation in the construction industry are looking for an experienced Operations Manager to join a forward thinking team based in Leeds.

The Operations Manager will head up a multidisciplinary team to deliver a programme of projects across the Yorkshire region mainly working with a Water Industry Client base.

The Operations Manager will be responsible for overseeing and managing all activities and staff to ensure that Health & Safety, design, procurement, financial control and site activities are managed to the highest standards in all areas of project delivery. One of the primary responsibilities will be to align to the client's direction and needs, interpret contract commitments and to manage client expectations. The role will also include both upward and downward reporting within the company and to the client providing clear and precise direction at all levels.

Working with the client to ensure that the key deliverables within each stage of the projects are being administered to the highest quality, the Operations Manager will ensure that the proper interpretation of the design briefs are established and the delivered solutions meet and exceed the expectations of the client and the company. Working with the client to enable the most efficient and cost effective approach in delivering outstanding projects while maintaining the highest standards of health, safety & quality. Assisted by the Commercial team you will demonstrate and develop financial controls that detail profit and loss and detailed cost to complete reports for each project within the program.


* Company Car /Car Allowance
* Pension Scheme
* fantastic Career progression
* 25 days annual leave

The current team is made up of a diverse range of highly skilled and motivated individuals. If you would like to join and contribute to a hardworking team you must have and be able to demonstrate:

* Experience of working within the Water Industry
* Experienced Project Management Professional
* Experience of NEC suite of Contracts
* Excellent communication skills
* A positive and enthusiastic approach to work
* Good organisation skills
* Flexible and willing to contribute in delivery of projects if required
* Ability to work well under pressure
* Have good IT skills

If you're looking to take the next-step in your career by joining an established organisation with a strong commitment to its employees then this is for you, don't hesitate, apply today.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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