Manufacturing Manager – Ambient Food Manufacturer
Salary £40,000 – £50,000 pa (full details on application approval)
Location – Cardiff Area, South Wales
Shift Based Role
My client is a main stream food manufacturer supplying a number of own label and branded products to major UK retailers and food service accounts. In recently restructuring they are recruiting for a Manufacturing Manager with proven improvements / achievements in delivering optimal production performance through the steady and continued implementation of lean manufacturing techniques.
In managing your shift, your focus is on the daily plant efficiency and KPI delivery. Taking full people and Operational responsibility you will be experienced in decision making on the go, and also be capable of planning workloads and effective people deployment.
With an eye for improvements you will seek areas that can be improved and add value to the business cost base, efficiency and people retention figures. The focus is to keep the plant running profitably, and not at the expense of people, service level or product quality.
Within this factory and role you will be the main on shift performance, delivery and improvement manager, responsible for the entire plant and smooth profitable running for the operation whilst on shift. It is key that you have a significant experience in management within high speed high volume high complexity food manufacturing.
If you have not managed a shift in a food factory for a minimum of 5 years – please do not apply. I am specifically looking for highly experienced people and manufacturing managers. This is a premium business, and my focus is on how you get your achievements. I want to speak with people who can actually take a factory forward, lead by example based on experience.
If this sounds like the kind of role that you are looking for, please contact me directly or make an application here.
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ONLY FOOD (MAYBE DRINKS) MANUFACTURING PROFESSIONALS ARE OF INTEREST
Front Line Manager (Night Shifts)
(5pm-5am / 9pm-9am – 3on 3off (non rotating))
Pontypool, South Wales
Salary: £30,000pa – £37,000pa + benefits
My client is an extremely well established ambient food manufacturer based in the South East area of Wales. With a long standing reputation of supplying some of the highest standard products into retailers (M&S… …) they are recruiting now for a Front Line Shift Manager / Production Shift Manager to fully manage develop and control all aspects of the production unit.
You will be fully responsible for Quality, Process Adherence, Technical, HR, HSE, COSHH, KPI’s (efficiency, plan attainment, complaints, returns, waste, staff utilisation, downtime, cost savings, product run times… …) Engineering, Data Capture, Shift Reporting, Staff Training & Development, People Utilisation, Material Utilisation and so on…
As a Production Manager I am specifically looking for an individual that really takes pride in not just their experience and knowledge, but someone who knows how to apply their experience to manage a team that is both respected and admired by the management team and customers. As the “Go To” person in production your team will respect you through your achievements and ability to ‘steer the shift’ in a manner that maximises area performance, product quality and people engagement. Getting an engaged shift is key to your success.
In running your area there will of course be daily issues for you to manage – The key to succeeding in your application is to be able to demonstrate and explain to my client, (and me of course), how you make improvements and gains that are sustainable.
I am specifically interested in How You Do What You Do – To Get The Results That You Get!
THIS ROLE SPECIFICALLY REQUIRES AN EXPERIENCED CANDIDATE BASED ON THE HIGH LEVEL OF AUTONOMY AND SCOPE OF THE ROLE – THEREFORE YOU MUST HAVE THE RELEVANT BACKGROUND TO SECURE AN INTERVIEW?
IF YOU HAVE NOT BEFORE WORKED IN OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT FOR A FOOD COMPANY – DO NOT APPLY.
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