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Operations Manager

Up to £45000 per annum
Closing date
29 Dec 2023

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Contract Type
Operations, Packaging, Production
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Operations Manager | Ely | Fresh Produce
Shift Panama
Salary: Circa £45k

Are you an Experienced Operations or Production Manager looking for a Fresh challenge where you can make a difference?

Or are you an aspiring Shift or Assistant Manager who's looking to take that next step in your career?

If so, then I might have a great opportunity for you…

As the Operations Manager, you will be running the day to day operations on site from prep and washing through to despatch. Ultimately this is a hands-on role where you will be responsible for ensuring your junior management team is actively maintaining and improving upon the output of the individuals in their team.

You will work closely with the company's Head of Operations Manager to help handle any issues within the business from staffing through to Health and safety and even looking at the Technical and Quality side of the business. You will also need to look at OEE and have a general understanding of Lean Manufacturing to take a hands on approach to improving efficiencies.

What will you need?

* Previous Management experience within the Food or Fresh Produce industry.
* String people skills and the ability to increase performance whilst promoting a positive culture.
* A good understanding of H&S policies and procedures.
* A high level of computer literacy
* Previous experience managing Agency contacts would be preferable.

How to apply
Apply directly by clicking the link below,alternatively, you can email me


MorePeople are a specialist recruitment business for the food, fresh produce, horticulture and agriculture industries. Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience in the industry, we’re a growing team comprising of a mixture of ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters passionate about the sector.

Offering a functional approach to recruitment, we have dedicated expert teams to assist in all roles across a business;

  • Commercial  
  • NPD
  • Operations
  • Technical
  • Growing
  • Agronomy
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • HR, Admin & IT
  • Rural Surveyors, Land Agents & Estate Managers

The team are committed to offering the best recruitment service for all professional roles within the sectors in which we operate.

Find out more on our website at or call us on 01780 480530.


Company info
01780 480530
Cherryholt House
Cherryholt Road

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