Senior Operations Manager

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Reporting to the Head of Maintenance Services we have a new career opportunity for a Senior Operations Manager running a team of skilled engineers based onsite at our well known food industry clients premises in Silvertown, London (E16)

You will be leading the electrical and mechanical maintenance team within the customers class leading production facility in London, dealing with a variety of challenging solutions from the only central London working dock to all of the production and packaging machinery onsite. This varied team of skilled engineers are responsible for, but not limited to breakdowns and overhauls to completing remedial maintenance and improvement projects

Key Responsibilities

This is not a definitive list of responsibilities but more of a reflective example of what is expected.

  • Plan and prioritise the workload and organising required materials
  • Hiring of equipment
  • Identifying labour requirements (current and future planning)
  • Compiling risk assessments and method statements as required
  • Monitor and report on contractual performance
  • Identification of continuous improvement opportunities
  • FRACAS recording
  • Day to day management of personnel including timesheet, recruiting, discipline and performance reviews
  • Local job costing where required and compiling quotes for additional work outside of the contract parameters
  • Attending site management meetings with senior stakeholders
Skills & Experience
We value everyone’s skills and experiences but for this role are looking for people who:
  • A track record of leading an engineering team to a high level within the FMCG industry
  • Strong communication skills dealing with internal and external stakeholders
  • Have come through an apprenticeship within either mechanical or electrical discipline you must possess engineering qualifications (e.g. City & Guilds or BTEC).
  • Hands on experience of electrical/mechanical maintenance within process machinery
  • Ideally have an understanding of engineering reliability
  • Ideally have experience with CMMS systems
  • Strong IT Skills
  • A competitive salary and benefits package appropriate to this position
  • Supported training both internally and externally
  • An employer who regards employee wellbeing as important as workload
  • Not only can Peak offer an almost unprecedented longevity of work, but their proven track record of internal promotion and career development demonstrates their commitment to providing a genuinely fulfilling work environment for all their staff

If this is your dream role, then we’d love to hear from you

We are an equal opportunity employer who promotes and celebrates diversity within our business. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

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