A huge opportunity has become available for an Area Production Manager to join a Global organisation based in Manchester, to work on one out of three sites in a manufacturing plant! As their Area Production Manager on site you will be responsible for 1 shift manager, 2 team lead operators, 8 operators and 2 admin.
You will be responsible for running the operations side on this particular site, which is the Ethanol site and you will be reporting into the Head of Production.
You will a very important individual working at this site as you are responsible for ensuring the process meets customer requirements in a safe and timely manner.
You will also be in charge of the Ethanol production process, maintenance and improvement of the quality / safety and environmental performance of the Ethanol area and will report everything back to the Head of Production.
Your role will include :
Maintain safety standards and looking at health and safety within the site, you must be able to demonstrate continuous improvement in employee safety
Ensure the Ethanol production process is controlled and maintained to remain within environmental permits
Drive improvements in food safety standards in the Ethanol production process
Daily monitoring and review of process performance
Ensure production targets are met across the team
Responsible for cost control in the department, budgetary management and staffing plans
Continuously improvement the reliability of the process to increase plant capacity, yield and quality by working closely with the maintenance team
Help to maintain an effective preventative maintenance program and develop an effective operator care system
Improve the skillset of the team and continually develop the team by conducting performance reviews and identifying training and development needs
Support and promote the use of continuous improvement and reliability
Skills needed for this role :
Previous experience working in one of the following industry's : Chemical, Oil and Gas, Brewery, Food ingredients or heavy pharmaceuticals
A degree in Chemical Engineering is desired or a degree in Process Engineering or Mechanical Engineer can also be considered
Ability to work to tight timescales and budgets
Previous experience within Production Management
Excellent leadership skills
Experience with large scale industrial distillation and evaporation processes would be an advantage
This company offer a salary range DOE and a healthy benefits package which includes a bonus, very good pension and private healthcare.
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