Operations Integration Manager

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    Plymouth, Devon

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    £50.00 - £100.00 per hour

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    Stephen Slade

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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£50.00 - £100.00/hr
6 Months

Devonport, in Plymouth, supports the Royal Navy's current surface ship and submarine fleets and they are getting ready to receive the next generation of naval platforms.

Comprising of 14 dry docks, four miles of waterfront and 25 tidal berths, Devonport is the base for numerous surface vessels as well as the base and refit centre for the Trafalgar-class nuclear-powered submarines. It has also recently been selected as the base port for the Navy's new Type 26 frigates and will become the maintenance centre for the future submarine programme, including Astute and Dreadnought class.

As such, they require a qualified Operations Integration Manager (reporting to the Facility Design Manager), to lead and deliver distinct packages within the major project.

Main Purpose of Role
The primary purpose of the Operations Integration Manager is to articulate how the technical design packages will deliver the facility capability functions and capture of the system designs within an overall facility layout by interfacing with the discipline leads and users.

This will include the following:

  • Co-ordinate the operational aspects of the system designs into an overall facility operational concept to demonstrate functional capability;
  • Co-ordinate and design spatial layout and process management of facility by integration of the system designs into an overall facility layout;
  • Liaise with the User Acceptance Group Lead / Engineer to ensure operational aspects of the system and facility designs is understood and accepted

A Degree in a STEM subject.
Preferably Chartered Engineer, registered with Engineering Council.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Competences
The candidate should have experience in:

  • Submarine maintenance production engineering in a dockyard environment;
  • Process optimisation and human interface management;
  • Developing Concept of Operations (CONOPs) / procedure management information.

If this role is of interest and you would like to discuss further, please contact Stephen Slade on 0161 924 3959 or email