Manufacturing Plant Manager

  • Contract
  • York, North Yorkshire
  • Posted: 6th December 2018
  • Salary: £250 - £275 per day
  • Duration: 6 to 9 Months +
  • Reference: BBBH726
  • Industry: Building and Construction Products
  • Location: York, North Yorkshire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Skills: plant manager, factory manager, operations manager, general manager, manufacturing manager, production manager,

Our client is an internationally recognised concrete building products manufacturer with impressive growth plans and an established network of manufacturing facilities across the UK.
With an on-going commitment to people development and continuous investment in manufacturing operations we are now seeking a dynamic and accomplished factory / plant manager / operations manager to pioneer the strategic growth of the plant through the recruitment and development of all plant related infrastructure plans.
The successful applicant will lead a multi-functional team including 2/3 direct and circa 30 indirect reports to achieve key targets across the plant and manufacturing operation, responsible for a site turnover of circa £5m per annum

Key Requirements:

  • Demonstrable managerial experience with the ability to lead, motivate and develop teams
  • A commitment to continuous improvement techniques, methodologies and process improvements, supported by formal training and practical experience
  • A minimum of 5 years operational management experience
  • Experience of P & L AND Capex justifications and the ability to manage budgets
  • SHEQ qualification and experience, covering health and safety, environmental issues and quality – Ideally supported with Nebosh or IOSH qualification with further training available for the right individual if required
  • Experience of P & L and budgetary control
  • Experience of implementing change and change management through recruitment, leadership and development

The role will encompass all areas of plant management covering production, engineering, health and safety and quality related
Applicants are invited from a variety of industries and manufacturing sectors, such as building products, aggregates, concrete, cement, fmcg, food, glass, steel, etc


Duration: Initially projected 6 to 9 months which may be extended.

Approximate day rate circa £250 to £275 per day

Hours of work: Monday to Friday



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