|Job Ref:||204656384||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||East Sussex||City:||Eastbourne||Address:||Post Code:||BN22||Salary:||£30000 - £40000/annum + benefits||Post Date:||10/10/2016 18:32|
Job title: Operations Controller|
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 dep on exp
Locations: East Sussex
Job type: Permanent
An established construction company has a requirement for an Operations Controller to join its growing team. Applicants will ideally be based in or around Eastbourne, Brighton, Bexhill or Hastings to be within easy commuting distance of the company's Head Office.
The Operations Controller will:
Have a tenacious grasp of detail
Be a fantastic forward planner thinking several steps ahead
Manage complexity and uncertainty
Explore with rigour all possible eventualities and mitigates where possible
Make decisions and prioritise based on assessing probabilities, outcomes and impact
Keep everyone informed and effectively communicate the reasons behind planning decisions
Work hard but enjoy a professional and fun environment
Values their employer to be a longstanding, growing, secure, professional and friendly firm.
Based at the company's Head Office, typical projects include surfacing new housing development roads, building car parks and private drives. You will lead a team of 5-8 people and:
Be responsible for the scheduling of all construction operations and resources, specifically:
Oversee all record keeping, including:
Daily works diary
Track overruns and re-work
Oversee coordination with:
Estimators and project managers
Plant hire companies
Be responsible for planning:
Work for the next 3 months
Daily re-planning based on events
Manage prioritisation of assets:
Comprising a broad range of administrative scheduling functions and serves as the focal point for all schedules
Recommend improvements in methods and procedures conducive to a more efficient and cost effective operation and working environment
Applicants must possess relevant scheduling and back-office experience. Construction industry knowledge and project management experience or training would be very advantageous.
The Operations Controller will work a 40-hour week, Monday - Friday.
Holiday & Bank Holiday pay
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