Operations Director / Mechanical Director of Operations

Operations Director / Mechanical Director of Operations
  • £65,000 - £80,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Birmingham, West Midlands, England, UK Broad Ground Road Birmingham West Midlands GBR B30 3HX
Job Ref: 02092021DC3
Sector: Manufacturing & Technologies
Date Added: 02 September 2021

Operations Director / Mechanical Director of Operations

B30 3HX or NN10 6AR depending on your location

Full time permanent

The company is a UK leading organisation specialising in major mechanical and electrical installations within the food processing industry. The huge range of work carried out by the company includes process pipework and plant installations, planned and preventive maintenance, environmental services and many other engineering services associated with the food and beverage industry. This is a fantastic opportunity for an Operations Director/Mechanical Director of Operations to join the mechanical engineering division, supporting process pipework and plant installation projects across the Midlands and East of England, from either the company's head office in Birmingham or regional office in Rushden, Northampton, depending on your location.


As a suitably qualified and experienced Operations Director/Mechanical Director of Operations you will be working directly with the Managing Director to facilitate a growth plan that delivers a greater geographic reach, meets increased turnover and profitability demands and expectations, along with nurturing a culture of continuous improvement across all aspects of the Mechanical business. This includes the management of labour and resources effectively on multiple sites to ensure project completion on time and within budget. Evaluating large scale complex opportunities and working to identify primary revenue opportunities whilst coordinating internal and Group resources to deliver compliant and successful tender terms. The role also includes providing customer quotations based upon scope of works documents and site visits as necessary, ensuring all tasks and activities are performed in accordance with company's policies. Other key responsibilities will include:

  • Creating a standardised format that works for all mechanical sites and managers in key areas such as estimating, quotation and RAMS.
  • Driving a culture of safe working practice throughout all mechanical sites and employees.
  • Setting clear, stretched Goals and Objectives for key performers.
  • Managing and facilitating training records and compliance to industry standards.

About You

Based ideally in either Birmingham or Northampton you will need to live within a commutable distance of B30 3HX or NN10 6AR and be prepared to travel to sites as necessary to fulfil the duties of the role.

Demonstrable experience of directing mechanical contracting operations across multiple sites and multiple clients ideally within the food and beverage processing industry. Also, a sound knowledge of process pipework and plant installations with a good understanding of the technical and contractual process involved. Applications will be considered from local candidates with mechanical contracting experience within the automotive, petro-chemical or manufacturing industries.


In return for your experience you will receive a salary, between £65,000 and £80,000(negotiable), 28 days paid holiday as well as a range of other benefits.

Please get in touch by sending your current CV or calling David on 07711 734 452 to discuss your application and the vacancy in more detail.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.

02/10/2021 11:17:37
GBP 65000 80000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Dave Cheal

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