Operations Manager

13 Apr 2018
21 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced Operations and Logistics professional looking to take on a new challenge? If so Viridor are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!

Due to continued success and growth, we are now looking to recruit an Operations Manager for our team in Ford, working 37.5 hours a week.

In return for your hard work as our Operations Manager, we can offer a Competitive salary plus excellent benefits, including:

- A free helpline for health, legal or personal issues available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
- Free eye tests and prescription and safety eyewear where required.
- A contributory pension scheme - helping you plan for later in life.
- Childcare vouchers, payroll giving (charity donations from salary deducted before tax) and cycle to work schemes are all available through Viridor Extras,
- Discounts on local gym membership and some of the biggest retail brands.

The ideal Operations Manager:

- A proven track record of man management across multiple facilities/depots.
- Previous experience of training new, temporary and existing employees
- Degree level or equivalent qualification
- Good knowledge of H&S regulation and safe systems of work.
- Good knowledge of plant and machinery relevant to waste recycling and recovery.
- Knowledge of Gatehouse system. KE5 - knowledge of Company P&L and Syspro systems.
- Relevant COTC.
- Full driving licence. Degree level or equivalent qualification

Operations Manager Responsibilities include:

- Ensure that the HWRC and Transfer Station operations meet or exceed customer requirements
- Lead, direct and motivate the staff across all HWRC and Transfer Station sites
- Responsibility for implementing and reviewing measures to improve recycling rates across all HWRC and Transfer Station sites
- Continuously improve safety instructions and procedures, reporting any unsafe practices, accidents or incidents.
- Prepare routine and specific reports and forecasts as requested by the Head of HWRC

About Viridor

Viridor is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life.

If you want to work within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click APPLY! You will be redirected to the company website to register and complete your application for the role of Operations Manager.

Closing Date: 11th May 2018

The vacancy you have applied for is being advertised by CVWOW Ltd, the UK's leading, award winning recruitment specialist. No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status. Full terms and conditions of the CVWOW business can be found on our website