Production Shift Manager - Chemicals

Expiring today

Competitive Salary + Company Benefits
20 Jul 2019
17 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Production Shift Manager - Chemicals
Competitive Salary + Company Benefits Package

Ready to join the best in the business?

The role will manage safe operations on a busy Operational Site handling Acids and Alkali liquids. Based in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire and reporting to the Production Manager, this is a key position in the site strategy. As part of the site management team working a rotating 2 weekly pattern of 06:00 – 14:30 and 09:30 – 18:00, Monday – Friday with occasional weekend working when required.

The role will involve varied duties focused on Operational Excellence and Environmental Health and Safety compliance. Working closely with the Production Manager & Shift Managers on site you will support improvement projects and ensure high standards are maintained whilst building strong working relationships with other key stakeholders across the organization.

About the Company:

With over 115,000 customers across 100 countries, we are a leading $14 billion global distributor of speciality consumables, food ingredients and chemicals serving the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

During a period of training and orientation, the successful candidate will need to build the trust and respect of the site managers, colleagues and their team. Once established, using prior and newly obtained experience, skills and knowledge, he or she will be expected to:

+ Manage production blending, packing and filling activities
+ Take an active role in emergency preparedness and response 
+ Control contractor activity using SSOW
+ Participate external/internal audits and regulatory inspections 
+ Communicate well with everyone in the organisational structure
+ Lead and manage your team 
+ Exercise prudent cost control and thorough KPI monitoring and lean principles
+ Execute accident and incident investigations to company standards. 
+ Contribute to site improvement actions
+ Develop, empower and lead direct and indirect reports
+ Participate in and/or lead monthly EHS meetings

We Are Looking For:

The successful candidate will be a confident, personable, team orientated individual who is looking to develop their operational career. We will consider applicants from varied backgrounds. The key attribute is to demonstrate professional attitude with a focus on safety culture and high behavioural standards. Experience of hazardous substances within a COMAH facility 

What we offer in return:

+ 33 days holiday
+ Generous pension scheme
+ Death in service benefit
+ Discounted private healthcare
+ Discounts with 1,000+ retailers

We have a great team of people, a great place to work and offer all the benefits you’d expect from the world’s #1 at what we do. Let’s Talk!

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

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