Plant Operations Manager Job

£55000 - £60000 Full Time
Plant Operations Manager
  • Operations
  • HCL House, Beddington Farm Road, Croydon, CR0 4XB
The Company

Hydro-Cleansing Ltd (HCL) a leading provider of Environmental Services in London and the South East, offering a fast, responsive and highly effective service including CCTV drainage inspection and surveying, drain and sewer maintenance, waste management, confined space and emergency response.

Role Title

Plant Operations Manager

Reporting To

Operations Director/Managing Director

Role Description

The Plant Operations Manager will have full responsibility for the below duties. 

  • Promoting safe working practices and a positive safety culture throughout the site.
  • Maintaining compliance with waste management licences, consents, and other statutory requirements.
  • Ensuring effective planning, execution and recording of processing activities and material movements.
  • Identifying and implementing process improvements.
  • Optimisation of work patterns and resources.
  • Ensuring effective plant maintenance, compliance with inspection regimes and critical spares inventory.
  • Staff induction and performance appraisal.
  • Ensuring staff training and competency requirements are identified, delivered, and maintained

The succeed in the role we are looking for:

  • A track record of achievement in operational management.
  • Strong leadership and excellent interpersonal skills to build high performing teams.
  • An analytical mindset with a high level of numeracy and literacy.
  • Extensive knowledge of plant operations.
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Negotiation and relationship management skills with colleagues, suppliers, customers and regulators.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral) with ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Ability to plan and prioritise workload for self and team.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Operational management experience in a similar role is essential.
  • Experience within waste management and processing sector
  • Must have WAMITAB / COTC Level 4 or be willing to be trained (NVQ Level 4) to allow you to be the site permit holder.
  • IOSH Managing Safely qualified would be advantageous.