Manufacturing Operations Manager
A leading blue chip, global FMCG Food manufacturer is currently seeking a Manufacturing Operations Manager to join their team to manage the site in the evenings, predominately responsible for Production, the successful candidate will also be first point of contact for other departments, including engineering, quality, warehouse etc.
Manufacturing Operations Manager responsibilities include:
Responsibility for full site management, with accountability for all colleagues on site, which can range up to 400 staff in total, through a team of direct reports as well as responsibility for Food safety, Legality and Quality
To ensure that a safe working environment for all employees in their operation
To ensure high standards of quality, food safety, hygiene and housekeeping are adhered to at all times.
Inputs, understands and translates the manufacturing strategy into a ‘living’ Operational Plan which is clearly understood and owned by their Team
Involvement in the recruitment and selection process for direct reports
Ensure that the team are managed in line with company procedures in all aspects of their employment, ensuring there is a positive employee relations culture where indicators such as grievances, absence, turnover rates are in control
Utilise agreed KPI’s as a basis for the development of Performance Improvement Plans within the Operation and cascade these KPI’s through the Operational Team.
Plan, organise and measure resources to ensure that targets for production are met.
Take responsibility for training and development and performance management of individuals within the team, enabling personal development and progression within the business and group
To ensure that the team is well informed on relevant business news and to encourage effective channels of communication are clear and available
Support and develop a Factory culture, where individuals feel able to challenge the ‘status quo’ and are encourage to feedback from all levels.
You will be an experienced Manufacturing Operations Manager / or Senior Production Manager, who is used to working within a high paced, Food manufacturing facility.
To apply, please contact TonyW@scantec.co.uk or 0151 666 8954
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