Packaging Team Leader, Jobs, Scotland, Aberdeenshire, 5025

Engineering, Manufacturing & Supply Chain Recruitment

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Packaging Team Leader - Aberdeenshire

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 5025 Date Posted: Tuesday 12 Sep 2017
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Production Team Leader


Great package on offer

Due to an internal promotion, my client, a leading Scottish manufacturing business is looking to recruit an experienced Production Manager to lead, develop and manage 4 bottling lines to ensure the delivery of key results in line with overall bottling strategy and compliant with all relevant legislation. To lead develop and manage vat hall operations also. 

Key responsibilities include: 

  • Support Dufftown site leadership team in creating and delivering site objectives and execute the line plans in line with the Operations and Business Unit objectives. 
  • Deliver vatting requirements for Dufftown and SBP bottling schedules.
  • Develop comprehensive improvement plans that support our drive for improved operating costs ensuring successful implementation of the plans.  
  • Implement best practice processes and procedures maximising effectiveness and efficiency, ensuring a strong interface with the Distribution, Planning, Engineering, Projects & NPD.
  • Ensure the lines are compliant with all Health & Safety, BRC, Environmental & Customs Legislation in order to maintain compliance with all regulatory bodies.
  • Manage the bottling and vat hall budget including variable and fixed costs for maximum functional benefit.
  • Maintain strong relationships with internal stakeholders to ensure alignment of business objectives that drive essential behavioural and process change. Strong links to be developed with Planning, distribution, NPD and Engineering.  
  • Lead and support Line projects and support NPD to ensure ownership & knowledge transfer is effective post the project implementation
  • Lead, motivates and develops their team in line with company value to maximise employee engagement.

This is a brilliant opportunity to be creative in your role and be able to drive things forward in your area in a business that can offer some fantastic career opportunities.