Assistant Operations Manager

Job Title: Assistant Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bolton, Greater Manchester
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH22968_1487767671
Contact Name: Boris Grigorov
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 4 years ago

Job description - Assistant Operations Manager

Department and location:



Reporting to:

General Operations Manager

Responsible for:

Assisting with the management of all Area and Site Managers

Salary range:

£45,000 - £60,000

Main purposes of job

To assist and support the General Operations Manager with the day to day management and activities of the business. This will specifically include; health and safety, operations, maintenance, staff guidance and training, recruitment, and reporting. In turn to provide guidance and support to Area, Site and Gas Field Managers and develop own knowledge base.

To assist with managing and fulfilling contractual obligations, developing capabilities to achieve maximum cost effective in house capability and interfacing with landfill owners and third parties.

Key tasks

Assist General Operations Manager with:

  • Providing guidance to Area Managers and plant operators in respect of health and safety standards
  • Reviewing and understanding gas-field dynamics and changes in gas resource
  • Achieving budgeted output whilst managing costs
  • Site visits and audits to include corrective actions
  • Operations and maintenance on all existing operational sites
  • Project management and development
  • Weekly and monthly reports
  • Adhering to all group policies and procedures

Key results/objectives

  • Compliance with health and safety standards
  • Management of operating costs and resources
  • Achieving budgeted output from all operational sites
  • Maximising gas resource and collection efficiency on all operational sites
  • Well documented business case reviews for capital expenditure
  • Improved site communications
  • Effective recruitment and training of site operators

Skills, knowledge and experience (desirable)

Academically qualified to HNC/HND level in an electrical and/or engineering discipline

Experience of the broader functions of management

Engineering background within the power industry

Detailed knowledge in respect of generation using reciprocating engines

SHE qualification, i.e. NEBOSH, IOSH, IEMA

High competent level of IT Skills, Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint