Operations Manager (Ref: RUOM)
Remuneration: Market Related

Position in the Business and Management sector in Johannesburg - Gauteng
Posted On Thursday 13 January 2022
Job Description:

Operations Manager opportunity in the Defence/Manufacturing sector.

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Main job function

Responsible for plant production, financial performance, meeting customer requirements and maintaining the orderly and productive operation of planned activities

Lead the manufacturing function within budget and output to meet customer requirements and standards

Full accountability for ensuring safety, customer quality, cost and delivery requirements are met

Perform root cause analysis and resolve problems

Identify and deploy the technical skill sets, resource levels and systems to deliver projects, including the engagement of external resources as required

The job will require extensive self-management experience, coordination & planning to ensure achievement of project & other milestones

The position will be required to plan & take responsibility for full product support of the vehicles


Engineering Degree is advantageous

Project Management certification is advantageous


Ten years’ experience in Manufacturing / Armoured Vehicles

Operations/Plant background

Extensive knowledge of ERP systems

Project Management experience

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Ruth Underwood