Filling Operations Manager

Market Drayton
21 Sep 2018
23 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We're Recruiting-Experienced Food Manufacturing Operations Manager, Market Drayton

We are recruiting for an experienced Operations Manager at our flagship Shropshire site. The candidate will lead the Operations function in the Filling plants to ensure short and long term Operational Performance is met. Reporting directly to the Plant Manager you will operate as part of the Senior Management team and will be responsible for delivering budget commitments and other strategic goals. As the leader of 7 manufacturing leaders and a total of 92 operators across 4 shifts, you should be a motivational leader, experienced in holding mid-level leadership accountable to deliver a vision of operational excellence.

The Challenge:

Leading a value led continuous improvement culture

Develops and coaches to ensure capability optimisation within the line manager population

Mentor the apprentice population to become key Talent of the future

Inspires and effectively communicates

Ensure performance through accountability and clear responsibility structure

Ensure delivery of training programmes, cost management, production plan attainment, Quality compliance and health and safety standards

Ensure measurable improvement across the sphere of influence - Safety, Quality, Service Cost and People

Monitor performance and take decisive action to reduce losses

Champion Health and Safety standards ensuring that this forms the basis of the working culture

Deputise for the plant manager as required

Facilitate DRM, top loss and engagement meetings

Skills and Experience

- Experience as a Manufacturing Leader

- Experience of working within a high volume Food production environment

- Problem Solving

- Processing / Filling theory

- Technical Processing Plant / Machine Knowledge

- Continuous improvement techniques

- Knowledge of quality standards and affect of incident on quality

- Leading a Team / coaching techniques

- Absence and holiday management

- Use of Microsoft Office packages

- Health, Safety, Food Hygiene & Environment Awareness/Knowledge

- Ability to lead, manage and inspire a team

- Excellent communication skills within all levels of the business

- Driving for Results (Focus on Outcome & Business Awareness & customer Focus)

- Putting Initiative Into Action (Planning & Organizing & Problem Solving & Decision

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