Operations Manager

Job Category:  Other
Contract Partner Company:  Wessex Water
Employing Company:  Turnbull

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Operations Manager

Turnbull / Wessex Water 

Hinkley Point C- Site Based 




Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to make a real impact? We are searching for a talented individual to join our operations management team. As a key player, you'll be responsible for the tactical management of Nuclear New Build Generation Company's water management infrastructure, which could include ground water control, surface water control, water treatment processes and consented discharges.



Location: Hinkley Point C - Site based
Salary: £65,000- £75,000 plus Car Allowance
Job Type: Permanent
Hours: Monday to Friday - 40 Hours a week



My Responsibilities...

Day to day, you will lead the operational teams responsible for your specific deliverables.  You will be responsible for contractual budgets, processes, and resources to maximise your team's efficiency and cost-effectiveness for the client.  You will be expected to implement business plan objectives to move the business forward and to devise and implement strategies to maximise operational productivity while maintaining the high-quality work we are known for. 

As a key member of our management team, you will introduce innovation and new technology and be comfortable dealing with commercial and compliance issues. The service needs to uphold our stringent environmental permit compliance, zero serious pollution incidents, within contractual budgetary controls and with adherence to set KPIs. 


You will be always promoting and embodying our company values and culture.  

With a variety of stakeholders to manager, your communication will be key to ensure a successful delivery. You will act as a subject matter expert, provide technical advice and recommendations as well as an escalation point to unlock challenges. You will need to think proactively and always be considering the next steps as system develop. 


You will need to build and maintain successful working relationships with Client representatives and other key contractors and be adept at resolving problems quickly and effectively. At times it is likely you will take the senior role in managing emergencies and local incidents to minimise environmental impact and cost and risk to the client.




What are the requirements?

To be successful, you'll need: 
•    Broad operational or engineering experience in the water industry, pump solutions or water treatment environments. 
•    Strong interpersonal and people management skills, to lead, engage and motivate your team to perform at their best in a challenging environment. 
•    Ideally, a minimum of an HNC in an engineering or scientific discipline. 
•    Up to date Health and Safety training. IOSHH, SMSTS, CSCS and Confined Spaces training would all be beneficial. 
•    The role may include working at other sites or locations so you will need a full driving licence.  
•    You may be required to participate in and take part in a routine management standby function.



Benefits for you 

We offer the following financial and non-financial benefits to support your financial, health and wellbeing: 
•    Car allowance 
•    Pension scheme offering up to 20% combined contribution 
•    Performance related bonus 
•    25 days annual leave increasing to 28 over five years 
•    Opportunity to buy up to two weeks additional holiday  
•    Life assurance of up to four times your salary 
•    A range of family friendly policies including enhanced maternity and paternity leave



Turnbull - About Us

Turnbull Infrastructure and Utilities Ltd - What we're all about
We are leaders in lifecycle construction and operations for the utilities and infrastructure sectors.
From design and build to facility management and maintenance, we provide a single, sustainable, end-to-end solution for engineering projects, saving money, reducing waste and adding long-term value to local communities and the wider economy.

We are proud of how we support professional development, career progression and a wide range of opportunities for everyone. We have a wealth of both financial and non-financial benefits to offer our people and are committed to ensuring we provide an environment that supports health and wellbeing.
Turnbull is an award-winning progressive business, who have won the RoSPA health and safety awards for our work at Hinkley Point C for the last five years.
The services we provide through to our clients include but are not limited too.
•    Project Management
•    Design and Build Services
•    Consent Management and Delivery
•    Contract Management
•    Delivery of Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering services
Expertise in:

•    Low voltage (LV) and high voltage (HV) electrical power distribution systems
•    Sewage systems and pumping stations
•    Biological waste treatment plants
•    Telecommunication networks (copper and fibre)
•    Drinking water distribution networks and booster stations
•    Surface and ground water drainage systems inclusive of borehole delivery and management
•    Roadway and pedestrian walkway lighting networks
•    Management of environmental discharge permit and scientific services
•    Earth works and ground remediation services
We continue to promote diversity and inclusion. With that in mind, we welcome all applicants.
We are delighted to have signed the Armed Forces covenant and are a Disability Confident Employer. Applicants who declare they have a disability or have previously served with the Armed Forces, and meet the minimum requirements for the job, will automatically be invited for an interview.
Please remember you must be able to prove your eligibility to work in the UK and provide evidence of qualifications gained. All offers of employment will be subject to a Basic Disclosure Criminal Records check.
We're happy to talk flexible working - in association with Working Families
















For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.