Manufacturing / Production Manager – Kent
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a forward thinking and enthusiastic Manufacturing / Production Manager to join a leading sausage manufacturing company in Kent.
This role is key to the future growth and success of the business.
General Role Purpose
Overseeing the production of sausage and sausage related products.
Focused on delivering further efficiencies into the production process whilst ensuring technical compliance and the development of processes to enable further suitable industry accreditations be gained.
Duties and responsibilities
To review staffing, competence and work pattern requirements
Manage the overall running of the production facility
Ensure continuous improvement across all aspects of production
Compliance with all relevant legislation
Introduce suitable industry accreditations (BRC, SALSA etc)
Lead, develop and promote a healthy company culture
Develop long term plans to extend company and production capability
Project leadership responsibility
To ensure routine compliance with Environment, Health, Safety, Security and Quality Standards
Skills and Attributes
5 years food production management experience
Strong leadership and people skills
Industry specific training and accreditations
Background in Frozen and / or chilled foods
This is a huge opportunity to join an established and well known business at a time of investment and improvement. You will have a real desire to deliver results and use the skills gained during your career in the Food Manufacturing industry.