Operations Manager - Fruit
As Operations Manager - Fruit, you will take full responsibility for the day to day running of all operational production areas, ensuring the Health & Safety of all colleagues whilst maintaining and making improvements in all areas. You will be responsible and accountable for maintaining a balanced scorecard against KPIs to drive further growth across the site, to ensure we deliver great quality, in time, in full every time. You will be accountable for driving engagement within your area through improving colleague involvement in driving CI activity. You will need to have a clear focus on yield in order to help maximise profits and will take a driven and focused approach to our Daily Review Meeting system to drive performance improvement. A core part of the role involves being part of the senior leadership team on site which involves driving strategic change on site.
Salary & Benefits
This role as a Operations Manager 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), cash allowance, a discount card for you and two friends or family members giving you each 10% off your shopping in Morrisons, Colleague Bonus Scheme, Single Healthcare Cover and competitive pension scheme. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as tonnes of flexible benefits.
You will currently be working as an Operations Manager, or equivalent, within a fast-paced production environment. We are looking for a Production Manager, ideally with experience of working within a Fruit facility that can really offer Morrisons the key specialism it needs within this role.
We would love for you to have a proven track record in an operational management role in particular delivering results, with a strong emphasis on leading, motivating and developing. Experience in leading and coaching managers to drive forward results and step change operational performance would also be a great advantage, and would be in line with the expectations of our current managers.
You will have a good working knowledge of the tools and techniques of Continuous Improvement and how to integrate them into a business.
About The Company
Gadbrook Manufacturing is a purpose built dual facility able to process both fruit and vegetables under the one roof. We produce over 120 million pack of fruit per year, 75,000 tonnes of root vegetable 12,000 tonnes of carrots per year. We run a 2 shift operation and employ over 500 colleagues.
In December 2016, our site went through a £16 million investment and we now have the most efficient potato packing equipment in Europe - something we are immensely proud of!
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.