Operations Director

  • Location
    Plymouth, Devon
  • Salary
    £ 70000 - £ 100000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Manufacturing and Production
  • External Reference
    150794
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Operations

Adecco are working with a successful medical device manufacturer looking for an Operations Director to join the team on a permanent basis.


This position will give you the opportunity to run an already successful manufacturing facility consisting of 50 staff cross-functionally (supply chain, engineering, production, operators)


The role will focus on:



  • Day to day running of the manufacturing facility, managing all aspects of the end-to-end production process, and ensuring performance delivery against targets.

  • Promoting and delivering against a culture of continuous improvements.

  • Management of departmental budgets.

  • Working closely with the Quality and Regulatory team to ensure continued compliance to ISO13485: 2016 and MDR and delivering right first time quality product.


To be considered, the candidate should have:



  • Demonstratable experience of working in a complex manufacturing environment

  • Knowledge of ISO13485, representing the company in audits

  • Strong Operations Management exposure with great people skills and influence


With a generous bonus package of up to 20% and share options, the company is looking to hire a motivated individual to drive change and continuous improvement throughout the facility to become world class.


If this position is of interest, please get in touch for a confidential chat.



Adecco Lifesciences is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Amy Holder