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An operations manager is a senior role which involves overseeing the production of goods and/or provision of services. It’s an operations manager's job to make sure an organisation is running as well as it possibly can, with a smooth efficient service that meets the expectations and needs of customers and clients. So, what will I actually be doing? An operations manager has a broad role, and the specific responsibilities will vary between different companies, but generally it includes monitoring and analysing the current system of production or provision to check it’s effective, and working out a strategy for improving if necessary. By managing day-to-day activities, analysing statistics and reading and writing reports, operations managers play a vital role in any company. Operations managers also have to do a lot of liaising with other team members, including interacting with managers of different areas of the organization, presenting findings to stakeholders and higher management as well as training and supervising new employees and tracking and measuring staff performance. Other duties and responsibilities include: Planning and controlling change. Managing quality assurance programmes. Researching new technologies and alternative methods of efficiency. Setting and reviewing budgets and managing cost. Overseeing inventory, distribution of goods and facility layout.

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Job CategoryCustomer relations,Accounting,Project management
Job IndustryLogistics and supplies

An operations manager is a senior role which involves overseeing the production of goods and/or provision of services. It’s an operations manager’s […]

Truck drivers' assistants help truck drivers by performing some of the routine tasks. They check the condition and safety of vehicles before embarking on journeys. They ensure that brakes, lights, fire extinguishers and other safety equipment are in good working order. They adjust the mirrors so that both sides of the truck are visible from the driver's seat and ensure that defects and necessary repairs are reported. Truck drivers' assistants supervise and assist with the loading and unloading of goods. They navigate the route, where necessary and help to drive the trucks on long distances trips. This assistant also deals with the paperwork, ensuring that receipts are signed and the money due for goods is collected. Satisfying Aspects - working without close supervision - taking responsibility for the safety of the truck and its cargo - generally steady work - reasonable remuneration - travelling Demanding aspects - working weekends, evenings or holidays - working under pressure - driving in rush hour traffic - being away from home for long periods - driving in adverse weather conditions Requirements A truck driver's assistant should: - have physical fitness and stamina; - have excellent eyesight; - have good perception; - be responsible with sober habits; - have mental stability; - have a mechanical aptitude to perform emergency repairs; - be able to sit for long hours without losing concentration.

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Job CategoryDelivery,Supplies
Job IndustryLogistics and supplies

Truck drivers’ assistants help truck drivers by performing some of the routine tasks. They check the condition and safety of vehicles before […]

1. Entry requirements There are no set qualifications but you'll usually need: a)basic English and maths skills b)good eyesight and colour-normal vision c)a good driving record and the correct licence. You could get into this job through an apprenticeship. 2. Skills required You'll need: a)excellent practical driving skills b)the ability to work quickly and to tight deadlines c)the ability to complete record sheets and paperwork 3. What you'll do a)Delivery  & related tasks as assigned by your seniors ,your vehicle could vary in size, depending on the load and your licence. b)Collecting goods from a depot, warehouse or pick-up point c)Loading the vehicle in an order that matches the deliveries you'll make d)Greeting customers, getting signatures and giving invoices when you deliver e)Recording mileage and fuel you buy f)Updating delivery records g)Returning undelivered items h)planning the route

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Job CategoryDelivery,Supplies
Job IndustryLogistics and supplies
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1. Entry requirements There are no set qualifications but you’ll usually need: a)basic English and maths skills b)good eyesight and colour-normal vision […]