Operations Manager (Organics) NOT AVAILABLE

  • Location : ML11 8EP , United Kingdom

  • Salary : Competitive

  • Posted : 11-01-2022

  • Position: Full time

Job Description

Are you an experienced Operations Manager?

This is a genuine career opportunity for a highly motivated candidate who is looking to expand their capabilities within a supportive team environment. 

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Operational Manger to join our team.

You will oversee and co-ordinate the Organics Processing Facility and Wastewater Treatment operations at Levenseat; including the Organic Press plant, Vertical Composting Units and Open Air Windrows.  You will be responsible for ensuring the smooth, efficient, and safe operation of these activities and producing a compost product to PAS 100 standard.

Reporting to the Operations Director, you will lead a team of supervisors and their teams, promoting a culture of safety and compliance to optimise plant performance and ensure that operational & production targets are consistently achieved.  

You will maintain appropriate manning levels for plant operations and drive production and continuous improvement programs, setting clear requirements and targets for the team. 

You will coach and develop your team towards achieving the goals and objectives for the Organics Department as well as the mission, vision, and values of Levenseat. Your experience in leadership will assist Levenseat to grow and nurture a good culture. 

With prior management experience, you will participate in proposing & setting annual budgets and targets for the department, with responsibility for managing performance against the budget.

With an excellent track record for compliance, you will maintain documentation of activities and operations as required and in line with the company’s compliance and ISO reporting systems. You will be responsible for material sampling and analysis programmes, collating the data for business use and identifying improvement opportunities. 

Through good communication, you will liaise and collaborate with other managers to meet the company's objectives and set a good example of collaboration & teamwork for your team. 

We welcome applications from candidates with any of the following skills or attributes: Operations, Organics, Operations Manager, Organics Manager, Recycling Manager, Wastewater Treatment Manager, Leadership, Health and Safety, Compost, organic recycling, Levenseat, Lanark, Forth, Fauldhouse, facilities, plant, ISO


A comprehensive range of benefits including pension, health cash back plan, death in service cover and employee assistance programmes.

Essential Skills

To be successful in this role, you will possess a strong work ethic, safety leadership, experience in organic processing or relevant experience within the waste management sector and be able to demonstrate previous experience in a similar leadership or supervisory position. 

Desired Skills

IOSH Managing Safely Qualification

About Company

Levenseat is a leading resource management companies providing recycling, energy recovery and waste management services to both Local Authority and Commercial customers.

Set to manage 750,000 tonnes of recyclates and resources per year, we are committed to developing new solutions to recover the best resources and provide customers with environmental and economic solutions.

With 35 years of experience, we are very proud of the company we have grown into. We are an industry leader in the field of resource management, and we are very clear on the role we expect to play in continuing to lead the way. 

We also play a key role in educating communities, businesses and councils on the value of resource and the part they can play to reduce waste and embrace the principles of a circular economy.

There is a shift in attitudes towards waste and recycling and there has never been a more exciting time to be part of the industry. With a strong work ethos and collaborative environment, we are looking for proactive and focused people to join an expanding team.

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