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  • Job reference: RMS0195421

Operations Manager

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 08/06/2018
  • Duration: permanent
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The Role:
As our Operations Manager you will be responsible for the day-to-day operations, reporting to the Managing Director. We are trusted to deliver a professional, high quality service throughout our business. Whether it is for our EPC customers, delivering solar car ports or our partners in battery storage and EV Charging, our customers benefit from the highest level of service. Out of the head office they monitor circa 100MW of installed solar PV for a wide range of customers and are getting bigger all the time.

Key Responsibilities:

* Manage activities of all project sites using project management tools.
* Plan, define and manage the deliverable resource requirements for each client project.
* Ensure that resources are delivered in the right quantity, condition, and on time within the financial requirement to each project.
* Defining and monitoring efficiency, effectiveness and success of the operations activities using adequate controlling tools.
* Read and understand technical AutoCAD drawings.
* Managing activities of design teams
* Ensuring technical drawings are relevant for the projects
* Forward looking to up and coming projects and ensuring manpower is available to deliver
* Prepare and submit Management Information Reports to Senior Management.
* Lead review of client satisfaction surveys.
* Meet the requirements of CDM regulations as and when applicable.
* Ensure that all Health and Safety regulatory obligations and quality standards are met.

Reporting to: Managing Director

You will be out of the office approximately 2 or 3 days a week. The organisation has a keen interest in the performance of its employees and a job for life policy to the right candidates.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Previous experience of working in a similar role.
* Experience of using project management tools is highly desirable
* Engineering qualification or equivalent background is highly desirable.
* Strong project, planning, change and time management abilities.
* Proven knowledge of H & S in Construction regulations, specifically CDM regulations.
* Self-driven, focused, results and quality oriented.
* The ability to foster self-motivation to achieve tight deadlines.
* Effective communication both verbally and in written form.
* Good working knowledge of quality assurance principles.
* Computer literate. Clean driving license.
* Flexible - the role will require managing many sites, staying overnight or longer.
* Passion for Renewable Energy.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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