Production Manager

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East Midlands
Closing date
30 Oct 2019

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Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Leicestershire, Leicester, Lutterworth, East Midlands Region
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Production Manager

Job ref: 62410 | £40,000 | East Midlands

The company

An opportunity has arisen for a qualified Production Manager to join an established food manufacturing company which specialises in producing great tasting, high quality products.

The job

As Production Manager, you will lead the production team to produce and pack good quality, safe food, ensuring continuous and efficient operations in accordance with safety, health, quality, quantity, hygiene and cost parameters.

You will be responsible for achieving daily and weekly KPI’s, manage the day to day running of the factory, direct supervisors to set up the lines in conjunction with process maps, coach, develop & motivate direct reports, deliver Health & Safety improvements, identify and implement opportunities to improve product quality and the reduction of rejects and oversee stock control of materials, keeping waste to a minimum.

Your experience

You will possess a strong food production track record within a fast-paced environment, with experience of managing, training and developing production teams. Experience of working with bakery products would be a distinct advantage. You will possess excellent communication skills, have a hands-on, proactive approach, be able to identify areas of improvement plus ideally be Food Safety and Food Hygiene qualified.

More details

The Production Manager job is based in East Midlands and is paying £40,000. The core working hours are 6am – 2pm, however flexibility will be required to meet the needs of the business.

How to apply

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

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Becky Gander, quoting job reference 62410.

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Alternate job titles

Production Team Manager | Head of Production | Manufacturing Manager | Production Supervisor | Production Team Leader | Production Coordinator | Food Industry Production Jobs in East Midlands | Leicestershire

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