Senior Operations Manager

Job Title: Senior Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East London, London
Salary: Car + Bonus + Pension
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH25797
Contact Name: Charles Cocklin
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Waste Treatment Senior Operations Manager
£50-62.5k + Package


Leading European Waste Management company are looking for a Senior Operations Manager to join their expanding operation across UK - South East.


Key Responsibilities

  • Overall management of the site which included MBT, MRF, RDF Baler and WTS.
  • Determine production levels with Contract and Finance Directors and ensure that targets are met within budgetary and agreed frameworks.
  • Provide monthly reports and manage actions arising from internal / external audits.
  • Manage resource levels (incl. staff), identifying annual lifecycle requirements and prepare capital applications and business case papers.
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders.
  • To manage, develop and coach teams.
  • Ensure operations run with a strong focus on safety and compliance.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Recent experience at a senior management level within: waste management, mining & quarrying or other processing industry.
  • Production Waste Treatment or Food Manufacturing Production
  • IOSH qualification (desirable).
  • Experience of Lean Manufacturing principals (desirable).
  • Understanding of Waste Management Regulations (desirable).
  • Ability to lead and develop a team of operational managers.
  • Experience of managing profit and loss accounts.
  • Commitment to personal development - within 12 months of the commencing the position the Senior Operations Manager will have a relevant Certificate of Technical Competence.
  • Good levels of computer literacy and written skills.
  • Excellent communicator at all levels.
  • Full UK driving licence.


We look forward to receiving your application.