Extrusion Manager, South Wales

£43000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, BUPA & Life Assurance
14 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Amy Armstrong
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you have a proven managerial background within a manufacturing environment? Do you live in South Wales? If so we are looking for you!

Manufacturing bespoke packaging solutions for customers around the globe, this is a business with an excellent reputation for innovation, quality and service.

Currently recruiting for an Extrusion Manager, the successful candidate will be directly responsible for managing a team of four Shift Supervisors and an overall department of 68 employees. You will be tasked with creating and maintaining a culture which encourages quality, safety and production in line with customer requirements and to drive continuous improvement in the extrusion department.

Your day to day role will involve accurately analysing production data and taking appropriate action to ensure that targets are met and liaising with all service departments to ensure smooth running of the production area. As a member of the Production Management Team, you will regularly liaise with the Plant Technical Manager regarding resin management, new product development, process improvements etc., you will also be involved in the process of identifying and recommending capital equipment.

Leadership skills are important for this role as you will manage, train and develop your team. A proven managerial background within a manufacturing environment is essential, ideally this will be supported by a related qualification (Diploma/NVQ/HND).

A background in packaging manufacturing would be ideal, but this is not essential, knowledge of extrusion machinery is also desirable.

If you are looking for a long-term position with a company who truly appreciate their employees, have strong values and offer genuine routes for progression, look no further! This role offers you autonomy and the opportunity to influence and make a real difference to the team and to the business.

REF. AJA894448 By Focus Management

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