Our client is a leading food manufacturer in their area. They are currently looking for a Production Manager to lead their team.
The purpose of the role is have responsibility for best in class manufacturing performance within designated zone, contributing to overall management of the business unit within requirements for quality, performance and cost whilst driving continuous operational improvement.
Duties will include:
- Managing all production activities to optimise output, cost and quality by leading the team to ensure the quality and safety of our products delight our customers.
- Leading a multi-disciplined team using strong management, mentoring and continuous improvement techniques optimising all aspects of operational performance including efficiencies, cost, waste, yield and people.
- Ensuring all products produced are “right first time”.
- Optimising utilisation of ingredients & packaging.
Successful Applicants will be experience production managers from the food manufacturing industry that have a strong positive character. Knowledge of HACCP and food safety is essential as well as Continuous improvement experience.
A formal qualification in Lean Manufacturing would be an advantage.
Indicative Salary Range: £40000 - 45000 + Relocation assistance
KPI Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
All candidates registering with KPI Recruitment Ltd. will need to provide proof of identity, and evidence of any experience, training and qualifications our client considers necessary for their position.