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Operations Manager

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Operations Manager

Allen & York are proud to be exclusively working with RSK, a global leader in the delivery of sustainable solutions across the environmental, engineering and technical services space.

We invite applications for the role of Operations Manager, a pivotal position situated within the Enviroflow Management Ltd teams Leeds office. As the business continues to secure and embark on new contracts in the Yorkshire area, this creates the need to seek an experienced and dynamic professional to join the team on a full-time, permanent basis.

RSK/Enviroflow stands at the forefront of providing comprehensive drainage services, catering to diverse clientele such as local authorities, utility companies, industrial entities, and private customers. The Operations Manager we seek will play a crucial role in steering and elevating our Drain and Sewer Cleaning and Maintenance services to new heights.

In this multifaceted role, your responsibilities will encompass the seamless oversight of day-to-day operations, meticulous management and coordination of job schedules to ensure timely completion and client satisfaction, and the vigilant monitoring and enforcement of high health and safety standards across all operations. Serving as the primary point of contact for clients, you will offer expert advice and address any concerns or complaints with prompt professionalism.

Key to the success of operations will heavily relies on your ability to lead and motivate a team of technicians. Through your managerial prowess, you will conduct regular performance evaluations, identify areas for improvement, and provide guidance and training opportunities to foster continuous development and efficiency.

To thrive in this role, ideally you should bring to the table substantial experience in Drain and Sewer Cleaning and Maintenance operations. Your technical acumen should include a robust understanding of Jet Vac and Water Recycle Tankers, CCTV equipment, Robotic cutting, and No-Dig Lining equipment. Proven managerial experience, coupled with exceptional leadership and communication skills, is paramount. Your resilience to work under pressure and adapt swiftly to changing priorities, coupled with strong problem-solving skills and meticulous attention to detail, will set you apart. A valid driving license is a essential for this position.

In return, you will be offered a competitive salary package based on your experience, complemented by the provision of a company vehicle and wider benefits package.

For an informal chat about this role please contact Spencer via email:

About us: Allen & York have been matching purposeful people with purpose-led organisations for 30 years. We partner with our clients and candidates on roles that build an understanding of climate change, promote sustainability and create inclusive and responsible organisations, working towards a sustainable world for us all. Committed to inclusiveness in the workplace, we aim to increase diversity across all areas and therefore welcome applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, or whether or not they have a disability. Let's help build a better world, together.

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