Nortons Hiab Services, incorporating Nortons Cabins has an exciting opportunity for an Operations Manager to join our team based in Manchester.

Duties include but are not restricted to; experience preferred but not essential

Transport operations

Hiab operations

Site visit duties for planning

Production of lift plans including RAMS

Overseeing jobs start to finish

Liaise with Senior Management

Portable cabins & container knowledge

Construction Industry knowledge


Health & Safety Qualification would be preferred, however full training will be given.

Desirable Criteria:

Good working knowledge of the transport industry

Strong people management skills

Health and safety conscious

Results driven – desire to succeed

Adaptable, flexible, change-maker, continuous improvement

Great communication and organisational skills

Attention to detail and the ability to prioritise tasks


Normal hours for the role are Monday-Friday however some weekend work may be required

A competitive salary and package are on offer for the right candidate.



Able to multiple relationships at different levels.

Strong communication and analytical skills.

Problem solving and prioritising skills.

Man management skills.


Job Type: Full-time


Salary: negotiable, and commensurate with skill and experience


If you feel you are the right candidate then please, in the first instance email your CV

We’d love to hear from you!


Just in Time!

From our headquarters close to Manchester City Centre we offer support for all of the major construction projects that are underway in the City.
Paul Eddisford, our Operations Manager, commented “Nortons are uniquely placed because of our location, storage facilities and powerful HIAB fleet to offer a Just in Time service for the delivery of key materials and equipment to sites across the City and the North West region.

Paul Eddisford

Paul Eddisford

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