Operations Manager - new job in Gateshead, UK

Operations Manager
  • £35,000 - £50,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England, UK Gateshead Tyne and Wear UK NE10 0ES
Job Ref: BBBH124893
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Date Added: 14 March 2023
Operations Manager required on a permanent basis, based in Tyne & Wear. Requiring a WAMITAB or NEBOSH. Previous experience in operations is preferred.

Title: Operations Manager

Location: Tyne & Wear

Term: Permanent

Salary: £35,000-£50,000 (dependant on experience)

SRG are working with a PE backed Waste Management company based in Tyne & Wear. They are currently looking for a Operations Manager to join their technical department on a permanent basis, at their site in Tyne & Wear. This role will predominantly involve the overseeing of waste transfer operations to ensure compliance with EMS, improving operation processes and building up a department to support a growing company.

Benefits: This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading Waste management company. 40 hour working week: 9:00am-5:00pm, Monday - Friday.

Role / Description

  • Managing and implementing strategies to a growing workforce
  • Maintaining records to ensure compliance with EMS
  • Ensuring all activities are in compliance with the environmental legislation
  • Responsible for maintaining operational performance in line with budget


  • WAMITAB Hazardous Waste Treatment is essential
  • NEBOSH is advantageous
  • Proven industrial experience of hazardous waste handling is desirable
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to efficiently plan, organise and manage own workload

SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors.

As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively, please email a copy of your CV to For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Alex on 0161 726 8333

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you, please feel free to get in touch or visit www.srgtalent.co.uk to view our other vacancies.

Keywords: chemistry, chemist, laboratory technician, quality control, quality assurance, EMS, Environmental quality systems, disposal, storage capacity, transfer operations, flash point, secondary disposal, anti-freeze, acid, alkalinity, non-conformance, legislation

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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13/04/2023 14:00:59
GBP 35000.00 50000.00 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Alex Knox

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