Department Manager - Technical Nights

Thrapston, Kettering
Competitive salary & benefits on offer
12 Feb 2019
12 Mar 2019
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

We’ve got a fantastic job for a Department Manager - Technical to join our Thrapston manufacturing site. Reporting to the Site Technical Manager, you will be responsible for the day to day management and guidance of the technical team across all departments.

This is a nights role and requires flexibility to work weekends business dependent.

Requirements of the Job

As a Department Manager - Technical, you will deliver food safety, legality, quality and integrity for all our customers and brands along with ensuring that all designated procedures and practices comply to legal, BRC and MMS requirements. You’ll be responsible for checking CCP‘s across departments and ensuring trained competent colleagues are controlling these. You’ll be a strong people developer and performance manager through a coaching and leadership style and you’ll have an ability to be able to lead change through a continuous improvement approach as well as being able to support and advise colleagues on technical issues.  

Salary & Benefits

This job as a Department Manager - Technical offers a very competitive salary in line with current market rates. We will also offer you a fantastic benefits package; 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), a discount card for you and two friends or family members giving you each 10% off your shopping in Morrisons, enhanced colleague bonus scheme, single healthcare cover, life assurance and a competitive pension scheme. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as tonnes of flexible benefits.

About You

- NightsYou’ll have relevant experience or a degree in science, food technology, chemistry, microbiology, engineering, manufacturing or business along with knowledge of safety, legality, compliance and quality across supply chain and produce range. You will have previous experience/knowledge of high risk coupled with thermal processing knowledge/experience and strong analytical and decision making skills. You will have excellent communication skills and solution focussed problem solver.

About The Company

About our Thrapston Manufacturing Site

Thrapston was acquired in 2004 with a purpose build distribution warehouse added in 2005. The site is a fruit packhouse on 14 acres of land and home to 740 colleagues which churns out 130 million packs of fruit and 40 million packs of nuts a year. The site supplies 46% of store base, delivering direct to 82 stores.

About Us

You may already know that Morrisons is the UK’s 4th largest supermarket. But did you know that we’re also the UK’s 2nd largest fresh food manufacturer?

Our offering is unique, as unlike other supermarkets, we source and process over 90% of the fresh food that we sell in store.

We are proud to be the Yorkshire food retailer serving 11 million customers across the UK over nearly 500 stores and an online home delivery service.

Why Join Us?

We’ve a fantastic bunch of people who are at the top of their game in all kinds of fields. And in return for looking after our customers, we look after them with great rewards. Don’t just take our word for it, click here to hear from our colleagues about what life is really like at Morrisons.

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