Operations Manager

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Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
St Austell
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be held via MS Teams
up to £55,000 ( package inc Car allowance) plus, Relocation package, bonus, healthcare, pension
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Operations Manager with a Waste Management background?

Have you delivered significant improvements to a PFI contract?

Relocation package for the right candidate

When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role. Your work will help us deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for water and waste management. You will get a chance to help us preserve and restore our planet’s natural capital for future generations. It’s a career that’s not only exciting, but full of opportunities as well as professional and personal fulfilment. We’re making it happen.

As an Operations Manager at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

About the role

What will I be doing?

We are looking for two Operations Managers to join our Senior Management team in Cornwall.

Excellence - Reporting to the Processing Contract Manager, you will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the Cornwall PFI Contract

Leadership - Managing a multi-site multi-service waste processing operation with a large dedicated workforce

Enthusiasm - You’ll help continue to establish and nurture the cultural values of your specific teams along with, and in line with, the wider company values. Safety, health, environment and quality in mind

Collaboration - Responsible for establishing and delivering excellent communication across all internal operational services and external business stakeholders

Finance - Maximise profits and deliver financial results within a challenging budget by constantly reviewing current standards and practices and implement changes to improve the standard of delivery

Communication - You’ll support, develop, manage and lead your team through change and continual business improvement

Creativity - Lead on innovation, strategy, business transformation and implementation of LEAN manufacturing principles

Customer first - Providing excellent service to our customer

What are the requirements?

You must be highly motivated and have proven experience of managing a multi-site operation - ideally with waste industry knowledge.

A good financial understanding of P&L accounts will be needed to be able to identify cost savings balanced against service standards for all sites and services provided.

Working as part of a small management team, the ability to lead and develop a diverse team of managers, supervisors and site staff with different skills and experience will also be required.

Desirable qualification and skills - COTC level 4 (transfer, treatment), NEBOSH, good IT skills, project management, LEAN principles

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. Over 90,000 likeminded people worldwide makes for an incredible team, where collaboration and trust are part of the way we work. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services.

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.   

*No agencies please*

Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.