Plant Manager

Derbyshire Permanent
  • Lead a processing site to new and exciting levels of production
  • Drive a positive culture and take responsibility for a flag ship facility

About Our Client

Michael Page Manufacturing are working in partnership with a market leading materials processing business that are looking for a Plant Manager to join the team based in Derbyshire

The Plant Manager will be responsible for all of the Production processes on site including production output, projects, maintenance and plant optimisation.

This market leading manufacturer are continuing on a positive progression curve and are adding further talent to their established senior leadership team

Job Description

The Plant Manager will understand all processes on site and be the go to person to drive plant efficiency. they will also be accountable for the whole facility and be accountable for all site KPI's and costs.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Focused on plant optimisation and not just through put
  • Able to measure, assess and deliver decision based on data
  • Drive improvement programmes to cut waste
  • Lead a team of technical and non technical operators
  • Used to running a plant operation and be accountable for its performance
  • Train co-workers on key processors
  • Able to deliver a hands-on approach to the role with in a automated process environment

The Successful Applicant

  • Degree Qualified Engineer - Mechanical, Chemical, Metallurgical or Production/Process
  • IOSH/NEBOSH qualification would be advantageous
  • knowledge of materials process environments would be advantageous
  • Highly capable of using Lean tools and technique's
  • Comfortable in an Industrial environment and working with numerous materials
  • Able to work and utilise process based systems
  • A data driven and methodical leader
  • A proven track record in managing manufacturing plants
  • Is a clear and comfortable communicator

What's on Offer

Good benefits package and autonomy to make a positive difference

Joe Walton
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+44 115 934 8705

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