Continuous Improvement Manager | Corrugated Packaging | North West

North West England
Excellent salary & benefits package including 9% pension & 23 days holiday + stats
01 Mar 2018
01 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Outstanding opportunity to work in a company going through a strong growth period. With a product set in high demand and exciting investment plans for 2018, this is a great time to join a leading manufacturer and increase your profile in the industry.

Continuous Improvement Manager | Corrugated Packaging | North West | Excellent Salary & Benefits Package

Pan-European integrated paper packaging organisation capable of designing, manufacturing and delivering any type of corrugated or compact cardboard packaging.  A total concept supplier the company provides a full range of added value solutions to shelf ready and ‘state of the art’ bespoke packaging incorporating high quality flexo print.

On a day-to-day basis as Continuous Improvement Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Defining and developing process improvements using lean manufacturing techniques
  • Driving continuous improvement projects
  • Ad-hoc project work such as assisting in the installation of new machinery and workflow as required on an on-going basis
  • Working alongside the Quality Manager and Engineering Manager
  • Ensuring all admin tasks, reports, documentation and data collection and entry are carried out as required
  • Ensuring prevention of faults, downtime and waste, and improvement in productivity and factory processes

Key attributes required:

  • Corrugated (ideally) or packaging production background
  • Proven experience of leading people in operational excellence
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of team
  • Ability to demonstrate relevant experience in production control process, lean manufacturing methodology, continuous improvement and delivering customer requirements
  • Effective decision making and project management skills with sound business judgement
  • Engineering experience advantageous

A highly rewarding opportunity within a company that boasts great site facilities and industry-wide reputation.

Submit your details without delay to be considered for the shortlist.

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