Senior Production Manager

£35000 - £45000 per annum
21 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
Laura Constantine
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Production Manager FMCG Food Manufacturing £35,000 - £45,000 Hereford A food manufacturer with a site in the Hereford is now seeking a Senior Production Manager. The site are expanding their team and are keen to build a wider management team who can support the existing Factory Manager. The successful Senior Production Manager will be responsible for supervising, developing and motivating their team in a consistent and safe way and in an environment of continuous improvement, focused on producing products to specified quality and customer standards in a cost efficient manner. The successful Senior Production Manager will have previous experience of managing teams in a, fast paced food manufacturing environment. You will have a positive `can do’ attitude with proven experience of working in a team environment. Responsibilities include: • Encourage a safe working environment for all employees by supporting and enforcing Health and Safety policy. • Ensure team are performing to quality standards in terms of GMP, food safety, product quality etc • Manage performance and attendance of the team including first level formal written disciplinary action, performance review, and absence management • Ensure that operatives are coached and trained in all aspects of their role, including health and safety, GMP, food safety standards and quality control procedures in order to maintain a cross - functional, multi - skilled workforce. • Participate in NPD processes and production trials to ensure that they run successfully • Manage improvement activities including KPIs, waste management and production control processes and associated administration and record keeping. • Manage breaks and the shift changeover process • Undertake team briefs on a daily basis that focus on key performance measures aligned to local productivity and performance and to wider business issues. • In conjunction with HR participate in staff recruitment processes and induction. Application via CV Scantec is the 3rd Largest Technical Agency in UK - "Recruitment International Magazine 2015" and specialises in the Manufacturing, IT, Technical, Engineering and Scientific Sectors. Scantec provide highly qualified and experienced personnel in a compliant and professional manner on both a permanent and temporary assignment basis. Due to the high volume of applications Scantec receives it is not always possible to acknowledge every application. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted within 28 days. If you don’t hear from us within 28 days your application has not been shortlisted at this time, to be considered for future vacancies please register with us on our website.