Production Manager

DR Newitt
Closing date
28 Sep 2019

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Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Our client, a food manufacturing pioneer in the international world of agriculture, is looking for a Production Manager to head their team as they continue to grow and excel. If you have a passion for leading people and achieving top quality in all that you do, then this is an excellent opportunity is one of Scotland’s most beautiful locations.

The Role:

  • Responsible for all employees and duties in the backend of the production department to achieve factory objectives.
  • Lead and motivate staff, directing and delegating activities within processing team.
  • Always ensure total Health & Safety compliance for all employees.
  • Maintain cost effective and efficient processing rates that meet daily targets for both manual and machinery lines.
  • Manage efficiency of staff activity, including staff rotation, training and absences.

The Candidate:

  • Knowledge of food production processes within a management context – achieving strict targets daily.
  • Established in leadership and management of people, in similar environments.
  • Show an eye for continuous improvement (LEAN management experience), and be a keen problem solver.
  • Excellent communication and organisation skills, competent in Microsoft Office.
  • Experience in driving H&S, whilst maintaining high quality always.
  • Flexible and responsible with regards to your working hours to suit company needs.

What’s on Offer:

  • Salary: £35-45k
  • Competitive holiday allowance + buy and sell option.
  • Market leading pension scheme.
  • Critical illness cover and annual medical checks.

Job vacancies from DR Newitt DR Newitt provide recruitment services to the UK, Ireland, Middle East and Worldwide FMCG market, including manufacturing, engineering and technical jobs. Established as a recruitment agency in 2002, DR Newitt’s experience of working with customers in these core markets enables us to be a key partner in the job supply chain.DR Newitt delivers permanent, contract and interim recruitment services via specialist divisions for:

  • Executive Management Jobs
  • FMCG Jobs
  • Food Jobs
  • Engineering Jobs
  • Manufacturing Jobs
  • Jobs in Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
  • Scottish Jobs

For your perfect job, call or email us

Edinburgh Office 0131 226 5060 

Manchester Office 0161 833 0181

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Contact Us
  • 38 Melville Street
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 7HA
  • GB
  • 0131 226 5060
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