Job: Operations Manager

Title Operations Manager
Ref Number SA152
Salary £ Depending upon experience
Location UK – North West
Position Operations Manager
The Company

The company is a global leader in pressure, temperature level and flow instrumentation with 7,000 employees globally and is a market leader with no compromises regarding product and customer service quality.

The UK division has over 100 employees is currently in its 8th year of successive growth.

The Role

Responsible for managing and improving all activities and functions associated with Industrial Deadweight Tester Production, Supply Chain, Sales & Technical Support, Product Development and the UKAS Laboratory.

Main duties include:

To coordinate and manage the manufacturing and service operations cost effectively, meeting delivery times and quality requirements.

To manage the research and development of Industrial Deadweight Testers, aspiring to remain the leading worldwide manufacturers.

Establish and implement development projects, controlling resources and cost.

Plan, execute and control material and production planning.

Constantly evaluate and improve production control of new instruments and calibrations, in order to maximise customer satisfaction regarding service and lead times.

Review and monitor performance of service handling and production.

Responsible for compliance with the quality system, ensuring continued maintenance and improvements of tools and materials.

Be proactive and actively contribute to strategic decisions, such as budget planning, investments and production improvements.

Champion the Kaizan, lean and continuous improvement, building on the culture of the organisation.



All candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK

National Diploma or degree is advantageous

Experience as a commercially orientated Operations Manager with proven ability to deliver cost effective solutions to meet market / client requirements.

Minimum of 2 years in a team management role.

Active contribution to continuous improvement.


Competitive salary (based on experience) with bonus, pension and life assurance is on offer

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