Head of Operations



Our client a well respected renewable energy company is growing fast.

They are now looking to appoint a Head of Operations for their Devon location.

You will report to the Board of Directors and will oversee the day to day activities and operations.
You will also be responsible for managing all aspects of implementations of all projects.

You will have a background in Solar Farm Construction.

Your daily duties will include: -

Heading up and managing the operations team who are based in my clients Exeter offices.
You will be working alongside the Head of Technical Services , together you will be responsible for delivering 600 MW portfolio of Solar Farm projects.

Principle Accountabilities will include: -

Managing your team
Maximising your resources effectively and efficiently
Developing a detailed employer's requirement for each project
Collaborating with the Design, Technical and O & M teams to ensure all operations meet all obligations and company standards.
All customer and sub - contractor contact
Hire, manage and measure resources to include all Labour (external and internal), equipment and all subcontractors.
Ensure all sites comply with Health & Safety & Fire regulations.
Prepare the team for all handover of projects and be present for this.
Attend any training required to comply with regulations.
Undertake any site risk assessments.
Implement any RAMS & COSHH assessments to comply with HSE requirements.

Financial Accountability

Regular reviews of projects financial performance.
Identify opportunities for improvements in the operational procedure.
Meet all budget requirements.
Increase gross profits.

Business Development support

Knowledge of project execution, forecasting, scheduling and construction of projects.
Track record of building, leading and managing construction teams.
Understanding of project accounting and controls.
Risk assessment policies and procedures.

You will be qualified with a Bachelors degree in engineering or construction or equivalent relevant experience.
Over 5 years experience of solar projects under your belt.
And, be proficient in Microsoft Office.

This is a permanent position and one which carries an exceptional salary and benefits.

Duration: Permanent 

Salary: From £60000 to £70000 per Annum

Harbron Recruit Ltd is a family run construction industry recruitment agency based in the South West of England.

Harbron Recruit originally stemmed from a construction company that boasts 25 years of successfully working with the majority of major contractors across the South West.

Recognising the demand for quality construction personnel with the necessary skills and qualifications to carry out jobs quickly and safely gave birth to Harbron Recruit as a major supplier of construction trades to companies requiring temporary, permanent and contract workers on a range of assignments.

Now, as a well-established Recruitment Agency having traded successfully for 10 years within the specialist sector of construction it has enabled us to create long standing client relationships built on a foundation of trust, honesty and integrity.

Based in Devon we provide quality staff to our clients both locally and nationally.

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