Operations Manager

Operations Manager
£40,000 – £45,000 

We are currently partnering with a Nationwide hire company and they are looking for a passionate and hands-on Operations Manager to assist the smooth running of their Depot in Southampton.

You will directly report into the Branch Manager & together be responsible for the safe operation and financial success of the branch using strong people management and operational skills to create a high performing team and a culture which reflects the Company values.

You will be responsible for:


Contribute towards a safety culture of high standards  and safety focussed behaviours within the branch
Act as a role model for safe behaviour and lead by example at all times
Set clear standards and expectations regarding safety and communicate them clearly
Positively reinforce safe standards and behaviours
Financial Performance

Use commercial awareness to help deliver profitable growth
Demonstrate strong cost control mindset, balancing need to achieve short term budgets with long terms needs of the business

Ensure strong relationships are maintained between yard, operations and sales teams
Manage the branch’s team of yard operatives and drivers, ensuring that all breakdowns are responded to quickly and efficiently.
Ensure that the right units are available at the right time, and in the right condition, to fulfil customer orders, sourcing units from other branches when necessary
Work with the Branch Manager to manage the branch’s assets effectively, ensuring that fleet is rotated and that repairs and maintenance tasks are completed in a timely manner
Carry out site assessments as and when necessary
Continually look for opportunities to improve processes and procedures for the benefit of our customers and the company
What we can offer you

Competitive salary
25 days holiday
Free training and career progression plans
Do not delay, get in touch with RSD today

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