Continuous Improvement Manager

Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd
Competitive Salary + Company Car
13 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Continuous Improvement Manager BLUC41845 Competitive Salary Company Car Histon, Cambridge Our client work with a pretty tasty portfolio of brands – even if they do say so themselves From Covent Garden’s delicious soups, to Linda McCartney’s sublime meat-free dishes and Hartley’s sweet treats, they feature on the daily menu of millions of families around the globe. So if you fancy working with quality brands that you know and love, in an environment that is challenging yet rewarding, fast paced yet friendly, then head to their recruitment page now. They’re embarking on an exciting journey and they want you to come along for the ride Job Description To improve existing processes and working practices and assist in the introduction of new working practices such as Food Safety, Quality and Problem solving techniques. Provide hands on leadership and support to factory internship team and Production departments in improving performance and acting as a change agent. Achieve improvements within company quality, safety and environmental framework whilst developing team work and a continuous improvement culture. The role has project elements such as identifying improvement opportunities, establishing action plans and ensuring completion of projects. Operational duties include coaching, problems solving and ensuring new practices are implemented and sustained. Key Accountabilities: •Safety, Quality and Hygiene •People Management •Operations Management •Continuous Improvement •Communication Experience and skills required: •Previous CI Implementation experience •Manufacturing experience required •5S, SMED, Root cause Analysis & OEE Improvement essential •Previous experience and knowledge operating plant equipment •CI Techniques •Able to work as part of a large factory team This is an excellent opportunity to join a forward thinking organisation, where their people are the heart of their business. Qualifications Degree or Equivalent ideally in Business or Engineering This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email. This job was originally posted as