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Production Manager

Production Manager

Job Title: Production Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chalgrove
Industry: Food Manufacturing
Reference: 12802_1718198131
Contact Name: Ally Ross
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 June 2024
Job Description

Would you like to work for an international company that has been established for over 40 years? Do you have experience from a food or beverage production environment? Are you a hands on Production Manager, or are you a Supervisor / Team Leader looking for the next step in your career? Join our client as a Production Manager in Oxfordshire.

As Production Manager you will;

  • Oversee all production operations
  • Ensure adherence to full compliance to HACCP policies
  • Deal with staff scheduling
  • Ensure all operators are working in a food safe environment.
  • Recruitment, Onboarding, and staff appraisals
  • Training & coaching, regular 121 feedback discussions
  • Resource planning for Holidays/Sickness absence
  • Quality Control and Compliance: of backwards & forward traceability tests and product recalls
  • Meet & maintain all standards of the external audit
  • Ensure an efficient driver's schedule that meets the store needs
  • Complete machine checks, booking servicing and repairs
  • Cover the shipment production manager during holiday/absence.
  • Liaise with other functions Finance, HR, Suppliers

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Production Manager will have:

  • Experience from a production environment - food & beverage essential
  • Proven ability to positively manage and lead teams of people
  • Good working knowledge of relevant Health and Safety & Food Hygiene legislation
  • MS Office - Intermediate Excel required
  • Clear understanding of production & financial related processes
  • HACCP trained
  • Strong leader: able to motivate and develop a team whilst maintaining the essential disciplines required for food production
  • Clear communicator and a team player
  • Highly organised - ability to plan, prioritise, and schedule as well as keep track of own workload and work to deadlines.
  • Easily approachable with good interpersonal skills, creative thinking, and analytical skills
  • Able to cope under pressure and respond to production peaks
  • As the site operates shifts, you will need a flexible approach to offer support to all your team when needed ( days only )
  • Driving License (essential)

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