Production Shift Manager - Birmingham

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Birmingham - Landor Street
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 18th February 2019
£30,979 - £35,627 + Bonus + Benefits
Summary of vacancy

Experienced Production Manager? 

Then you can help create a greener UK. A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen.

As a Production Manager at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

What will I be doing?

  • To manage and lead the day to day operation and business development of the site.
  •  To maximise the potential recovery of material ensuring the product is in line with quality specification and in line with compliance requirements.
  • The agreed framework of the customer contracts and within the set budgetary operational and maintenance costs, and the companies Policies and Procedures.

What are the requirements?

  • Experience of developing, leading and managing a successful team and engaging the workforce.
  • Experience of working in the waste industry ideally MRF, RDF or Biomass production.
  • Experience of working with and maintaining fixed and mobile plant.
  • Health and Safety qualification(s), IOSH Managing Safely is essential.
  • Experience of working within and managing the workforce within a production processing plant.
  • Professional level engineering/manufacturing qualification or relevant time served.
  • Experience of working with 'Lean' manufacturing techniques
  • A track record of delivering against KPI’s. Experience of financial planning & budgeting is essential.
  • Understands the need to operate in a compliant manner.

Our approach

With over 6,000 members of staff working across a whole range of business areas, our people are the company’s greatest asset and we are proud to be an Investor in People.

In 2018 we were awarded by Best companies as one of the top 25 companies in the UK for employee engagement.

As well as our competitive salaries and benefit packages we are able to offer long-term career development within a friendly and supportive environment.

With our collaborative engaging culture, our employees join us and grow with us.

We believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible.

We understand that the richness of the diversity of our employee’s experiences enables us to harness more creativity, innovation and opportunities.

If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

Join us and be part of the Resource Revolution.

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About the role


Closing Date
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.