Operations Coordinator

  • Location
    Bridgwater, Somerset
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Other Admin & Secretarial
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
  • OrganizationType

JOB TITLE: Operations Coordinator

LOCATION: Bridgwater, Somerset

HOURS: 37.5 hrs, Monday-Friday

SALARY: £26,000

BENEFITS: 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays with annual leave days increasing by 1 per year capping at 25 , Pension Contribution, Benefits platform with various benefits available, Employee Assistance Programme, Death in service benefit and free on-site parking.

THE COMPANY: A long standing and growing manufacture who are experts in their industry.

THE ROLE: You will be responsible for providing a high level of support to the manufacturing teams at Bridgwater and one other site located in North Somerset. You will be required to travel to the North Somerset site occasionally therefore you must be a driver.


  • Following up with all internal and external suppliers for an update on manufacturing activity (stores, design, purchasing teams) ensuring parts are kitted correctly to meet the required specification and are in their designated location on-time

  • Collecting manufacturing date and creating a KPI scorecard for manufacturing area performance

  • Working as part of a team to help resolve issues raised by the manufacturing build reams around parts availability, supplier delays, specification errors and amending internal work instructions to reflect changes as they occur

  • Supporting the manufacturing supervisor daily to progress chase, look at resource issues and network across the business

  • Providing cover for the manufacturing supervisor at resource planning meetings when required

  • Compiling and providing drawing packs and machine build documentation prior to the start of build

  • Liaising with the project leaders on progress and target setting for project based activities

  • Travelling in the companies vehicle to pick up parts that are urgently required when required

  • Providing all other administration support to the operations direction when required


  • Prior experience working within a manufacturing environment

  • Working knowledge of all Microsoft Office packages is essential along with experience of SAGE and MRP software

  • Ability to understand/read technical drawings

  • Strong organisational and communication skills

  • Excellent problem solving skills with the ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • High attention to detail and accuracy

  • Adaptable and flexible

HOW TO APPLY: If you are interested in this position please apply online, or email your CV to taunton@office-angels.com or call the team on 01823 285440.

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