Operations Manager

Are you an experienced Waste Management or manufacturing Operations Manager looking for a new challenge? 

Viridor is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life.

Due to continued success and growth, we are now looking to recruit an Operations Manager to join our team at Ford.

Operations Manager Role:

Joining our team, the Operations Manager will assume full management and responsibility for the Household Waste Recycling Centre and Transfer Station operations within West Sussex; ensuring at all times that they operate in accordance with statutory legislation, environmental obligations and Company procedures.

You will lead, direct and motivate the staff across all HWRC and Transfer Station sites ensuring excellent customer service for the client. The Operations Manager will plan, communicate and work with the West Sussex Logistic department and operational Materials Recycling Facility to ensure a proficient work practice across the contract.

Additionally, you will have responsibility for implementing and reviewing measures to improve recycling rates across all HWRC and Transfer Station sites; as well as maintaining procedures to ensure compliance with all legal requirements and ISO standards.

Our ideal Operations Manager will have:

 *A proven track record of man management across multiple facilities/depots. *Good knowledge of relevant Waste Management and Health and Safety legislation. *Good knowledge of plant and machinery relevant to waste recycling and recovery. *Knowledge of Gatehouse, Company P&L and Syspro systems. *Proven ability to deliver improvements in all areas of responsibility. *A good standard of administration, cost control and record keeping. *Ability to juggle priorities and always remain calm under pressure and to display a positive attitude. *Resilient and self-motivated with ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative. *Previous experience of training new, temporary and existing employees. *Degree level or equivalent qualification

In return for your hard work as our Operations Manager, we can offer a competitive salary plus excellent benefits, including pension, healthcare and a range of flexible benefits.

If you want to work within a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click apply.

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

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