Production Manager

  • Location

    Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Sector:

    Property Jobs

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Job Description

Production Manager - South West (Relocation package considered for the right applicant) Basic Salary £65,000 to £75,000 (DOE) Bonus (15%) Company Car/Allowance, Health Insurance. The Company Manufacturing a specialist range of farm hygiene chemicals to support farmers and manufacturers in the production of clean, high quality milk, dairy products and other foods, and in preventing the spread of animal diseases our client is now looking to hire a Production Manager to be based in the South West of the UK Job Purpose * To ensure the compliance of QHSE regulations * Overall responsibility of employees within the plant * Leading the operation in producing products to fulfil customer requirements * Installing a culture that exhibits continuous improvement regarding Safety, Quality and Cost Delivery Key Responsibilities * To assume a leadership role for operational strategy development * Develop and implement optimisation systems and processes with emphasis on strategic planning, process improvement, problem resolution * Responsible for capital expenses and operating budgets in all operating areas * Manage projects in cooperation with operational excellence functions (Q/Lean, Mfg Strategy) * Implement initiatives to maximise productivity and net profit * Ensure standards for product quality, equipment and operational performance * Continuously strive for overall operations efficiency in the areas of operational procurement, inventory management, distribution, shipping and order fulfilment * Ensure programs, policies, procedures, processes and activities are compliant with local laws and regulations Qualifications and Experience The successful candidate must have a chemical manufacturing background & have profound know-how in Operational and Supply Chain Management and know-how in chemical assembly processes and production technologies * NEBOSH General Certificate with an extensive experience in working in the Chemical Industry in Production and Operation positions. * You will have experience in managing a small team, understanding the processes and the importance of HSE in the workplace. * Used to leading/managing a team whilst obtaining a strategic view to move the Chemical plant forward. * You will be results-orientated, analytical and steady. The package on offer: * Salary: 65-75k * Bonus: 15% * Car * Private Medical Insurance * Group Income Protection * Death in Service * Employee Assistance Program