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Contract Operations Manager

  • Location

    Gloucester, Gloucestershire

  • Sectors:

    Engineering Management, Operations, Manufacturing & Production

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  • Contact:

    David Clifton

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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    David Clifton

Aerospace Operations Manager

Location : Gloucester

Rate: negotiable

Contract: 6 months


Reporting in to the GM, you will be responsible for the day-to-day operations within the site.

Working in partnership with the Operations Manager in Customer Service, you will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and effect short-term and long-term business goals.

  • Provide leadership in the attainment of goals with respect to safety, quality, cost, production and compliance

  • Coach and provide direction

  • Direct process and product improvement programs and provide process improvement

  • Lead the achievement of goals in asset utilisation, process/manufacturing loss improvement, delivered quality, production planning, inventory control and cost reduction

  • Ensure communication of key business and customer issues to employees

  • Direct the manufacturing of production and development of hardware

  • Responsible for meeting all established cost, quality, and delivery commitments.


  • At least 5 years of experience in a aerospace manufacturing shop leadership position

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Strong influencing, problem solving and analytical skills

  • Demonstrated experience of implementation and development of a lean culture

  • Knowledge of the disciplines of manufacturing management such as production and inventory control, and standard cost systems

Key Client of Core Talent's looking to interview next week with a view to start ASAP. Apply early.