Technical Manager / QESH / Quality, Oswestry

16 Jun 2017
07 Jul 2017
Arla Foods Limited
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Site Techinical Manager /QEHS / Quality Manager, Oswestry

At Arla, we do so much more than make some of the world's favourite dairy products. We make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for and family dinners unforgettable. Cravendale®, Anchor®, Lurpak® and Tickler® - names like these make us a vital, natural part of modern life in over 100 countries around the world. We are 4,000 UK and 19,000 global employees at the heart of it. Every single one of us plays an important role and together we build on our 10bn Euros turnover and establish our position as one of the largest dairy companies in the world.

We currently have a rewarding opportunity for a Technical Manager / Quality, Environment, Health and Safety (QEHS) Manager to join our packing facility based in Oswestry, Shropshire. Reporting into the Site Director, this is a high profile role, based at a fast paced, high complexity senior site with an excess of 600+ finished product SKUs.

Make Your Impact Felt

The role will drive and support two sites in Oswestry and Malpas on the on-going implementation of the UK QEHS strategy whilst demonstrating a pragmatic and pro-active working style, possessing an operational mind-set.

As part of the site management team, your responsibilities will include supporting the Site Director in delivering agreed strategies and compliance, leading and developing the site HACCP and ensuring the site operates in line with specifications, codes of practice, budgets and standards. You will also ensure that manufactured products meet brand and customer specifications and codes of practice, and health and safety requirements. You will lead / manage /coach and develop individuals, and participate in group QEHS activities such as audits and projects in order to maintain all site accreditations and certifications including ISO 22000, IS018001, OHHAS 14001, BRC etc.

Grow your Technical Career

The successful candidate will be a skilled technical professional with a degree in Food Science or related discipline and HACCP/NEBOSH general certificate or equivalent. You will have extensive proactive management experience gained within a technical role with the ability to challenge at all levels across the management team together with relevant Audit experience e.g. BRC, ISO 14001 and retailer standards e.g.Tesco, M&S. Dairy experience would be an advantage.

In return you can expect a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to work for a forward thinking, progressive organisation that recognises and rewards talent.

Application and Contact

Please apply as soon as possible but before 2nd July 2017