Head of Operations – South
Aerospace - Automotive - Engineering - Manufacturing
£70K Base

Job Title: 
Head of Operations – South
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Aerospace
Automotive
Engineering
Manufacturing
Location: 
South
Base Salary: 
£70K Base
Bonus: 
Executive Package
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
HOS/811x/02
About this position: 

Our client is a world-renowned leading manufacturer of ultra-high vacuum products and services. Their products are used widely across the worlds leading Universities, major research institutes, NASA, CERN and the European Space Agency.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to the Managing Director you will be responsible for leading and delivering all aspects of Operations, planning, quality, EH&S, purchasing & logistics.
  • Responsible for the development and continuous improvement of all manufacturing processes.
The Person: 
  • Degree educated ideally in a mechanical or technical discipline with experience in precision parts or bespoke process of capital equipment, involving CNC machining, turning, milling and assembly.
  • A good understanding of lean techniques, ideally six sigma. A hands on approach to leading the team, with a clear sense of prioritisation