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Kirkstall Precision Engineering: Operations Manager Vacancy

At Kirkstall Precision Engineering, we are more than just a name in precision engineering; we are a dynamic force in medical devices and implants manufacturing. Our continued strides in this arena underscore our commitment to innovation and quality. With solid growth trajectories in the medical sector, we are excited to pave new paths in precision and excellence. As we bolster our presence and footprint in the domain, we’re actively seeking individuals who resonate with our ethos and vision.

As we embark on Recruitment Week, our first focus is on a new role that is integral to our continued expansion and excellence. Introducing:

Operations Manager (New Role for the Business)

Ideal Candidate Profile:

  • Past experience in the medical sector.
  • Robust leadership acumen; ability to coach and mentor young engineers.
  • Advanced proficiency in precision engineering.
  • Driven towards enhancing company performance in quality, OTIF, and sales.
  • Adept at production planning and managing budgets.

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Cultivate a vibrant workplace atmosphere through leadership, mentoring, and development of the shop floor teams.
  • Collaborate seamlessly with senior management and supervisors to optimize workflows and production schedules.
  • Spearhead operational decision-making.
  • Advocate for and ensure compliance with Health and Safety legislation, as well as ISO9001, ISO13485, and ISO14001 Regulatory standards.
  • Oversee the scheduled production plan, strategizing with the Planning Manager to navigate challenges.
  • Deliver exception reports on production progress and engage in proactive problem-solving during production.
  • Champion efficiency, quality assurance, and high-quality standards across all products and services.
  • Implement the 5S philosophy in the workplace.

Our commitment to the medical sector is unwavering, and we believe that the right Operations Manager can further elevate our standing in the industry. If you believe you fit the bill, we invite you to be a part of our journey.

📝 Apply Now! Visit our Contact Us page or email us directly at to explore this opportunity.