Job title: Plant manager
Location: UK | Staffordshire - Leek
A global leader in speciality chemicals, Croda is the name behind some of the world’s biggest brands providing practical, environmentally minded solutions to the problems of everyday life. In 34 countries, our 3,500 employees work to improve a diverse range of markets - from personal and health care, to home care and plastics.
We currently have an opportunity for a Plant Manager to join the team at our site in Leek, Staffordshire. The role holder will report to the Operations Manager, have direct line responsibility for a team of Production Team Leaders and be responsible for delivering the production plan and improvements in overall equipment efficiencies. This role will be expected to implement all group and site directives, be responsible for action close outs and have a close involvement in both SHE and quality critical plant based activities. Maintaining a safe working environment, with minimal environmental impact and high quality standards are essential to this role.
To be successful you should be qualified to HNC level in an engineering/ mechanical discipline as a minimum, have good IT skills, and hold a NEBOSH certificate. You must be able to communicate effectively with people at all levels of the business, and be an effective manager of people. Innovation, problem solving, time management and the ability to work on your own initiative are essential in this role. The ability to manage change safely and react quickly to changing circumstances is also essential to be successful in this role.
The successful candidate will receive a competitive benefits package including: final salary pension scheme with death in service benefit, 25 days paid holiday allowance (plus bank holidays), and access to share incentive plans
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Closing date: 16/08/2015
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