Hygiene Manager

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
06 Nov 2018
06 Dec 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

We are currently on the hunt for Hygiene Manager for a well established and growing manufacturer based in Newcastle.

You will be responsible for a small team if hygiene operatives to ensure standards are fully maintained on site at all times.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Organising and managing the hygiene team operations
  • Carry out cleaning duties as directed.
  • Complete cleaning schedules and the paperwork as directed.
  • Ensure cleaning procedures are adhered to as required.
  • Liaise with the Engineering Department over access to machinery or the installation of new machinery and equipment.
  • Ensure that good housekeeping procedures are being followed throughout all aspects of the operation.
  • Undertake any other duties reasonably requested by your hygiene manager, Managers or Directors.
  • To make sure that the staff that report to you are properly trained or instructed to undertake the tasks required of them.
  • Ensure that the agreed staff levels are in place in conjunction with your Manager. These vary from product to product or schedule to schedule.
  • Ensure your staff are instructed throughout the day on tasks to be undertaken, either in your area or other areas.
  • Ensure changeovers are smoothly handled and all relevant information is passed on to the Incoming Supervisor.
  • Ensure training needs and plan the Training Program and ensure that necessary training is given.
  • To correctly complete the required control documentation at the prescribed intervals.
  • Ensure that a full and constructive shift report is written during and after the shift.
  • To check your staff’s holidays and liaise with other supervisors to keep staffing levels correct.        
  • To take action on problems which might affect product.
  • Agree to comply with Company Rules and ensure that discipline is maintained at all times.
  • Ensure that Housekeeping is maintained when the factory is in production with the area kept in a clean and tidy condition at all times.
  • Ensure that the Hygiene System as it relates to the Food Safety and Quality Management System is being complied with.
  • Ensure Company Rules are being followed.
  • To ensure that the Company’s requirements for Food Safety are being met.
  • Ensure that all fellow personnel pursue safe working practices​


  • Certification and experience using a variety of manual handling equipment
  • Good level of literacy, able to read and understand procedural instructions
  • Complies with our high health and safety standards
  • Experience working in a factory environment

Salary £35,000

For more information, contact Harriet on 07305 046 686 or email Harriet@recruitment-wolf.co.uk

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