Assistant Production Manager

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Home Counties
£35,000 - £38,000
Closing date
19 Sep 2019

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Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Assistant Production Manager

Job ref: 62306 | £35,000 - £38,000 | Home Counties / East Anglia

The company

You will be working for an extremely successful and award-winning business of high quality, chilled prepared products. The company success is reliant on staff feeling engaged, motivated and valued; therefore, this is an excellent opportunity to take the next step up in your career.

The job

As Assistant Production Manager, you will deputise for the Manufacturing Manager and take full responsibility for the development of direct reports and to be accountable for all activities throughout production, goods in, goods out, preparation & hygiene areas.

You will ensure full legal and company compliance of quality and food safety throughout the team, drive KPI’s ensuring they are always maintained, seek continuous improvement opportunities and provide strong leadership, engaging effectively with your team in order to allow best staff performance.

Your experience

To be considered for the Assistant Production Manager role, you will have a solid production management, supervisory or team leading background within a food production environment, most preferably chilled, prepared foods. Level 5 Leadership & Management, Level 4 Food Hygiene and Level 4 HACCP qualifications are all highly desirable. You will be a natural team leader, be highly organised and work well in a fast-paced environment.

More details

The Assistant Production Manager job is based in the Home Counties / East Anglia region and is paying £35,000 - £38,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours will be a rotating shift pattern of 6am – 3pm and 3pm – 12am, including every other Sunday.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Assistant Production Manager job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job by emailing me, Etienne Robinson-Sivyer, quoting job reference 62306.

What happens next?

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We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing. We cover all job levels including Assistants, Technologists, Technicians, Supervisors, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternate job titles

Production Supervisor | Production Team Leader | Production Line Leader | Production Area Manager | Production Shift Manager | Food Industry Production Jobs | Essex

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