Production Manager

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Confidential
Location
Kirkcaldy
Salary
Great employee benefits
Posted
12 Jan 2021
Closes
09 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Alexander Steele is delighted to continue their partnership with one of Scotland's finest Food Brands, they've got a fantastic opening due to business growth.

Our client now requires a Production Manager to join the business. A fantastic role for someone passionate about developing their career within Operations and Production with a growing business

It's an excellent opportunity to join a business with exciting growth plans that can offer a successful individual a long term role in a company that maintains the highest possible standards.

This role offers the successful individual a salary of up to GBP30,000, with career progression opportunities and growth.

Based in Fife, The Production Manager will provide technical / management support to Site Manager, ensuring the smooth production process.

The Role

* Develop & implement all production processes, whilst maintaining standards and making changes as required;

* Plan and anticipate future challenges, providing solutions as needed to meet productions timelines;

* Ensure the smooth running and operation of the factory during the shift;

* Monitor production standards and highlight issues immediately to Site Manager, if unresolved;

* Ensure production is run cost-effectively, by reducing waste and providing solutions as needed;

* Analyse data relating to the performance of the department;

* Develop staff within the team, overseeing all training;

* Conduct all personnel management such as annual leave sign off and appraisals; and

* Ensure a safe working environment for all team members, working with the Health and Safety Manager as needed.

The Candidate

* Experience of supervision in an FMCG environment essential.

* Strong leadership and staff management skills critical H&S/Food Safety systems & legislation (e.g. IOSH , HACCP & Food Hygiene );

* Able to ensure a safe working environment.

* Able to ensure that manufacturing meets the required quality standards.

* Able to use widespread functions within relevant software

* Completion of relevant SVQ / agrees to work towards SVQ essential