Cheese Manager

DR Newitt
Stranraer, Dumfries and Galloway
Salary commensurate with experience and training level
Closing date
3 Nov 2019
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Our client, a successful FMCG manufacturer who continues to produce high quality products for a range of customers, has an exciting opportunity for a Cheese Manager to join their site Management team.

The role

  • To ensure the manufacture of high-quality cheese to the required specification.
  • Responsible for ensuring all tasks are carried out within the allocated work area, are done so in a manner to protect product safety, legality, quality in accordance with the Food Safety Management System which encompasses HACCP and the requirements of external certification standards and customer requirements.
  • Efficiency and cost effectiveness within the departments
  • To represent the production process during external audits and customer visits.

The candidate

  • Knowledge of cheese manufacture - processes, plant & equipment
  • Knowledge of basic cheesemaking steps and their effect on the final product
  • Relevant Industry experience.
  • Computer literate.
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to communicate.
  • Intermediate hygiene training
  • Degree in a life science or specific dairy subject preferred
  • HACCP training

What’s on offer?

  • A commensurate starting salary, dependant on experience.
  • A private business pension.
  • Private individual healthcare scheme.
  • Business & performance related bonus.
  • 26 days annual leave + public holidays.
  • Relocation support should it be required.

If you feel that you have the appropriate skills and competencies required, please forward a copy of your CV to Simon Norris.

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

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  • 38 Melville Street
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 7HA
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  • 0131 226 5060
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