|£28000 - £35000 - Permanent Position|
Immediate opportunity for a Production Manager to join this progressive, innovative manufacturing facility in Bicester. In its relative infancy this company has gone from strength to strength and that is true testament to the team that works within it.
As a Production Manager you will be ultimately responsible for the smooth running of all aspects of the production facility, ensuring all activities are carried out safely, effectively and in line with legal and contractual constraints. Day to day duties will include but not be limited to:
Compilation and implementation of daily production plan, in close liaison with internal departments on plan changes
Anticipate production problems and implement improvements to avoid down time
Management of production team (circa 40 people)
Maintain and adhere to all required quality standards
Ensure good manufacturing practice is followed and promoted at all times, and communicated throughout the team
Ensure continual dialogue is open between area supervisors to maintain production efficiency
Ensure all H&S guidelines are followed at all times
Ensure optimum production capacity is maintained through efficient planning
Work towards, achieve and exceed company set KPIs
You must have previous experience from within a similar role, ideally from a fresh produce industry. You must be committed, motivated and flexible to work a varied rota of 42.5 hours per week to meet the needs and demands of the business. Overtime can also be offered at short notice. You must be passionate about leading your team to produce excellence, strive to achieve and exceed customer expectations and work together towards a common goal. You must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, be a confident user of Microsoft packages, lead by example, have great attention to detail and genuinely love what you do.
You will be rewarded by working alongside a fabulous team, who are supportive an encouraging. You will be paid a competitive salary, free on sit parking, auto enrol pension scheme and free onsite parking.
K2 Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.