Site Manager (Production / Manufacturing)

04 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Site Manager (Production / Manufacturing) Our client is a major suppliers of expanded polystyrene to the construction industry in the UK. Following management structural changes and volume growth potential, an opportunity has arisen for a Site Manager at its Chelmsford operation. Position: Site Manager Location: Chelmsford, Essex Hours: Mon to Fri Salary: £Competitive Closing date for applications is: Friday 28th October 2016 About the Role: The Site Manager will be responsible for achieving and improving the efficiencies and effectiveness of the block manufacturing and conversion functions on site, providing high quality product and on time and in full deliveries to their customers. This includes overall management of the production, transport and maintenance functions and associated costs within this business. Reporting directly to the Operations Manager, Industrial Conversion and EPS the successful candidate will be directly responsible for all aspects of production ensuring that all departments, production, despatch, transport and engineering are working to a highest level of efficiency to meet the demanding business requirements. Working closely with the commercial team, the position also involves responsibility for purchasing, production planning, lean manufacturing, quality, health and safety, all aspects of people management and training requirements within the site. About You: This exciting role requires significant management experience in a production environment with a proven track record in problem solving, efficiency improvements and motivational / team building skills. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a pre-requisite alongside the ability to work well under pressure and capability of make decisions in a fast moving environment. Applicants should be able to work flexibly and demonstrate the “can do” attitude, personality, drive and enthusiasm necessary to operate as part of a small close knit team in a highly pressurised environment. You may have experience of the following: Site Manager, Production, Health and Safety, H&S, Quality, Lean Manufacturing, Site Management, Facilities Manager, Process Improvement, Team Leader, Facilities Management, Deputy Site Manager, Manufacturing etc. This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications. This job was originally posted as