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Operations Manager - Steel Manufacturing - Saudi Arabia

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    General engineering & manufacturing

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    Scott McIntee

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    2 months ago

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This growing steel manufacturing business is actively seeking a dynamic Operations Manager to run a busy Steel Melting Shop based in Jedah, Saudi Arabia. They currently have circa. 350 staff.

Salary £70,000 to £90,000 DOE plus benefits

Suitable for: Operations Manager, Manufacturing Manager

The Role

The Operations Manager is required to provide day to day operational leadership ensuring compliance with all legislation and best practice.

  • Monitoring Steel Melting Shop performance on a daily basis
  • Co-ordinate Lean Manufacturing activity to improve production efficiency's and performance
  • Coordination with Head of Departments for Planning of maintenance without affecting production.
  • Controlling all shift activities.
  • Target and initiate action towards less process deviation and zero rejection.
  • Effective planning and process adaptions to reduce per ton cost of steel.
  • Monitor Heat wise cost of various grades and exercise appropriate controls.
  • Monitor the scrap quality and maintain the plant cleaning
  • Ensuring that ISO technical requirements are fulfilling.
  • Ensuring that the suitable work areas, environmental conditions and housekeeping in the melt shop are conducive to the proper performance of furnace activities.
  • Ensure the safety of man and machine.

The Person

  • Experience in steel making / Continuous Casting Machines to make clean steel in cost effective way
  • Be able to administratively / technically manage, control and handle the working of Section.
  • Be able to motivate all the employees towards ISO 9001-2015
  • Be able to express and communicate the performance reports to the management and other concerned in effective way.
  • BSc Metallurgy would be desirable

Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for this exciting role as Operations Manager.