Operations Manager- Service (Hands-on)

  • Location
    Bradford, West Yorkshire
  • Category
    Engineering - Operations Management
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 35000 - £ 38000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

ROLE:                   Operations Manager- Service (Hands-on)

INDUSTRY:          Engineering

SALARY:              £35,000 - £38,000 per annum 

HOURS:               08:30am - 5:00pm (Monday to Thursday) 08:30am - 4:30pm (Friday) - 1 hour Lunch         

LOCATION:        Bradford, BD4 - Parking on site

Are you an experienced Operations Manager looking for your next challenge in a friendly, family-run engineering business offering a great benefits package and many opportunities for personal and professional development? 

This is a very hands-on role, and this person will sit amongst a team of 7 dealing with the day-to-day responsibilities making sure the service facility runs safely, on time and within budget


  • Parking

  • Early finish every Friday

  • Annual bonus (2% or 4% based on company profit)

  • Bupa Private Medical

  • Cash plan Health Scheme

  • Pension (100% salary sacrifice scheme of NI)

  • Life Insurance (2 x annual salary)

  • Group income protection Insurance policy

  • 23 days holiday + 8 bank holidays (option to buy up to 5 additional days)

Your Key Responsibilities:

Site Efficiency

  • Responsible for managing the service overall operations, to organise and process work from start to finish

  • Key Holder -Responsible for open and closure of the building

  • COSHH assessments are monitored and kept up to date

  • Carry out the monthly health and safety site assessment

  • Planning and Scheduling work for the engineers- Services, Annual calibration, Warranty checks, Breakdowns

  • Staff Management: Approving timesheets, monitoring clocking in cards, return to work interviews, staff training as and when required

  • Responsible for company vehicles


  • All sales leads and opportunities to be relayed to the relevant Sales Engineer, Sales Manager

  • Create of quotations and sales orders, allocate both stock and non-stock items used and update labour hours accurately and price

  • Create proforma invoices and chase customer order numbers to submit jobs for invoicing


  • Maintain stock levels using purchase orders or job numbers, ensure stock is recorded, booked in, and stored safely using the correct locations

  • Raise interbranch transfers and ensure stock is booked out from correct warehouse or company vans

  • Liaise with suppliers and employees for organising any product recalls

  • Responsible for Service stock, investigate discrepancies and ensure internal procedures on stock movement is adhered

  • Assist with annual stock take

To be considered for this opportunity, you will have:

  • Hands on Operations experience

  • Previously worked within the Engineering industry

  • Exceptional organisation skills and ability to prioritise and work towards strict timescales

  • The ability to be self-motivated and proactive

If you are interested in this position, please apply online or email Zoe.Cole@office-angels.com. You will be contacted within 2 working days if you are being considered.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Zoe Cole