Position: Assistant Plant / Production Manager
Location: Close to Birmingham
Salary: Circa 40’000 per annum + benefits
We are seeking an experienced production/manufacturing manager to join this leading FMCG manufacturing business based in the North Birmingham area.
The role is a hands-on position working closely with the site manager, shift supervisors, team leaders, site operative, maintenance engineers and support staff ensuring safe and efficient site operations.
The job holder will focus on developing and training team members to be a multi-functional and capable manufacturing team, with the goal of increasing the reliability and efficiency of the manufacturing facility.
By developing a detailed understanding to the facility, the job holder will establish, review and continuously improve systems, to ensure they work properly and that they comply with Health, Safety, Environment and Quality regulations. It is expected that the job holder will analyse the operational processes alongside cost/benefit ratios, and when identified, propose and implement improvements, covering continuous improvement projects.
Reporting to the Site Manager, the jobholder is responsible for the development of the staff to ensure a safe and efficient Manufacturing Site, including training, coaching the new team, optimising the shift systems and HR management of the employees, whilst continually improving Quality, Environment and Safety processes, in accordance with the accredited management systems.
By developing relationships and communicating at a range of levels with appropriate individuals, the jobholder will manage the people resource to ensure our production capabilities and plant operations are optimised within the Integrated Management System (IMS) whilst meeting the production demands
Due to our clients ever growing market share and expansion we are seeking individuals who are keen to progress within an organisation from both personal development and career perspective.