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Operations Manager

Date: Jan 29, 2019

Location: Ilford, London, GB

Operations Manager-TEMA-UKIL01791851


Operations manager (m/F)



Bombardier Transportation, a global leader in rail technology, offers the broadest portfolio in the rail industry and delivers innovative products and services that set new standards in sustainable mobility. BOMBARDIER ECO4 technologies – built on the four cornerstones of energy, efficiency, economy and ecology – conserve energy, protect the environment and help to improve total train performance. Bombardier Transportation is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and has a very diverse customer base with products or services in more than 60 countries. It has an installed base of over 100,000 vehicles worldwide.

We are currently looking to recruit an Operations Manager (m/f) for our site in Ilford


The Operations Manager will bring focus and leadership to the operation. Will be responsible for all aspects of Production performance and the establishment of strong controls and management principles at all levels. Creating a centre of excellence through the implementation and development of best practice. Ensuring that Health, Safety and Quality are kept to a high standard at all times. Establishing Continuous Improvement as a core component of all business processes. To provide a safe working environment for all employees. Ensuring the delivery of all products on time, to quality and cost targets, whilst actively leading and promoting a culture of continuous improvement & inclusion.

Your Tasks

· Responsible for the planning and management of resource within a Production unit.

· Responsible for Production Unit, Health, Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost.

· To successfully achieve product output to the satisfaction of the customer, in terms of on time delivery and quality, at the same time meeting the cost targets of the Business.

· Liaison with support functions to ensure the objectives of the Production Unit are met.

· To promote and develop a culture of Continuous Improvement & Inclusion, ensuring best practice is considered and adopted in all Production Unit activities.


Your Qualifications

· Preferred education to HND or Degree level in Engineering or Business Management or the ability to demonstrate same level of understanding.

· Excellent knowledge of manufacturing processes.

· Experience of managing people.

· Ability to develop and encourage teams - coaching and directing.

· Decision making on Manpower Planning, Training & Competency Development, Leave, Annualized hours.

· Ops Manager decisions can have an impact on both the internal organisation and externally in relation to on time delivery to the customer.

· Cost control to keep within budget/contract ie, controllable overheads, consumables & direct material.

· Leadership of Continuous Improvement within the Production Unit

Job: Project/Program Management
Primary Location: GB-ENG-London - Ilford
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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