Site Lead / Factory Operations Manager

Site Lead / Factory Operations Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, Car, Benefits

  • Contact:

    Sara Frith

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8951

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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A leading FMCG Food Manufacturer is currently recruiting for a Site Lead / Factory Operations Manager to join their team. Reporting to the Group Operations Manager, this role will require a qualified engineer with site Operational leadership experience. This role will assume responsibility and accountability for managing and delivering excellence in operations performance against company Business plans and strategies. The role will develop operations to achieve best in class manufacturing standards.

Site Lead / Factory Operations Manager responsibilities include:

Analyse Operational KPI Data and Devise improvement plans and strategies to deliver performance against all metrics.
Lead on engineering projects and oversee preventative plant maintenance.
Deliver exceptional Health & Safety/Environmental Standards and Targets
Manage Quality and Food Safety Manufacturing Standards to be best in class for Food Industry.
Implementing continuous improvement Lean tools to drive Productivity and Quality standards
Develop a “Can do” culture/ approach through strong collaboration teamwork, communication, and leadership across multifunctional teams.
Implementing Training and development Plans and Supporting HR strategies
Develop strong collaborations with site functional areas to deliver company objectives.
Assume responsibility for personal performance management of individuals and teams
Ensure interface with business management processes (NPD, HACCP, H&S, Planning & Logistics)
Champion improvements in key areas of quality, Safety, Cash & Cost saving, Productivity, GMP, Customer service internally and externally

You will ideally be a HNC / equivalent qualified engineer with a proven track record of Operationally leading a food manufacturing site.
This role will require excellent analytical and Problem solving skills and a good understanding of Manufacturing processes in Quality and Food Safety Controls including HACCP, TQM.
You will have the ability to recognise areas of under performance and champion effective solutions as well as be able to demonstrate proven Leadership and deployment of CI principles / coaching colleagues on best practice.
To apply please email a cv.

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