Operations Manager


The Operations Manager is responsible for the day-to-day running of the GlasGrid Reinforcement Installation, Surface Dressing & Preservation within the UK. The Operations Manager must provide commitment towards the achievement of maximum profitability and growth in line with Company vision and values. Must also establish plans and strategies to deliver the operational requirements nationally in the most cost-effective and efficient manner, remaining compliant with all processes and regulations throughout.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Management and delivery of national schemes from confirmation to completion within the agreed budget
  • Ensure all schemes are completed safely whilst adhering to company policy and Regulatory Requirements
  • Prepare weekly action plans for the effective management of scheme works
  • Ensure operational focus remains balanced against cost and service delivery at all times
  • Coordinate and manage all scheme deliveries including scheme specific storage of grid
  • Management of plant & machinery including utilization reporting, inspections and maintenance
  • Arrange and attend pre-contract meetings as the company operational representative
  • Provision of the required administration to ensure all internal customers are able to process requirements in a timely manner


  • 5 years (minimum) experience in Highways industry through multifunctional roles
  • Strong people management skills and ability to earn respect
  • Understanding of team and individual development
  • Experience in managing multiple contracts, programming work schedules, leading spread construction teams
  • Ability to coordinate and control all teams withing their section of work
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Ability to solve problems and deal with conflicts efficiently
  • A good practical understanding of Health & Safety requirements
  • A Certificate in Site Safety Management (desirable)
  • N/SVQ Level 6 CSCS black card (desirably)

Additional information:

  • A full and clean driving license
  • Willingness to travel on a regular basis and/or stay away from home where necessary


  • Competitive salary DOE
  • Company Car + Fuel Card
  • Company Credit Card
  • Contributory Pension Scheme

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