Operations Manager - Northern Region

Integrated Maintenance Group

As a member of the senior management team, work to share the Strategic vision and direction provided by the Executive team - lead the journey

  • Senior Management Role
  • Permanent Full time role
  • People manager
Operations Manager - Northern Region
IMG is a privately owned industrial specialist providing maintenance, capital projects, fabrication and specialist services to leading manufacturing, commercial, industrial and utility providers.
With over 20 years’ experience in our sector, our success is based on long term client relationships that consistently add value through innovation, safety, quality and experience.
The role:
To develop a collaborative, high performance culture embedding continuous improvement, safety and quality initiatives; and to plan, organise and direct the operational activities of the Northern Branches in accordance with agreed business plans and budgets, with the aim of maximising overall performance, to ensure that the IMG Group of Companies achieve our strategic goals.
As a member of the senior management team, work to share the Strategic vision and direction provided by the Executive team – lead the journey in your region (East Tamaki, Glenbrook, Takanini, Whangerai).
Key Functions in the role:

  • Set overall direction for the team, establishing goals and objectives for direct reports and for the wider team
  • Ensure that staff performance is competently managed by using Just & Fair model guidelines, counselling, coaching and disciplining team members where necessary
  • Effectively manage Northern Branch expenditure in line with the budget
  • Provide input to budgeting and forecasting activities
  • Ensure that Branch Managers utilise labour and material resources to agreed budgets and delivery times
  • Participate fully in Operations Management team, taking a leading role in optimising operational activity across the wider business
  • Build long term strategic relationships with current and potential key customers
  • Drive IMG’s “Safety First” Culture – lead health and safety initiatives and activity in your Region
  • Identify and evaluate risk areas across the operational activities
  • Support the estimating process and provide high level support to scope jobs and cost out for quotes
 To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Solid work history with relevant industry experience
  • Proven track record managing multiple Branches/locations and complex staffing environments
  • Proven success managing key accounts, developing business opportunities, and increasing sales
  • Ability to build high performing teams – to inspire other team members to give their best effort and setting the direction for many initiatives
  • Project Management skills and understanding of methodologies
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to clearly express complex ideas
  • High level of financial literacy and experience managing large budgets
  • Analytical thinking – the ability to critically evaluate individual processes and projects and then summarise overall organisational priorities
  • Needless to say, Outstanding organisational and leadership skills – a people person!

If you wish to work for a professional, friendly, family business who values their employees and feel you have the skills and attributes for this role, we would love to receive your application
To be eligible for this position you must currently reside in NZ and have a legal right to work in this country.
The successful candidate must pass drug, alcohol, medical and MOJ checks
Applications for this role closes on the 26 Jan 2021. Please note we will be starting the process as and when we receive the applications.