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Title:  Production Manager

City:  Severnside
Department:  Operations & Production

Severnside, GB, GL10 2DG


Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by the Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 24,000 people throughout Europe.

In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from more than 1,700 British farmers.

The Müller brand is ranked at No.7 in The Grocer’s Top 100 list of Britain’s Biggest Brands, and is also the 7th most chosen brand in the UK.


We are currently recruiting a Production Manager within our Private Label Flavoured Milk department at our Müller Severnside Dairy.

This role will involve operating our manufacturing machinery in order to produce the best quality product. You will need to have a strong team working ethic, be results driven and proactive. 


Job Purpose:

To work between PLFM & Ingredients operations manager and shift leads to ensure the department has adequate leadership presence, developing and enabling the people to create a high performing team and culture.


Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

* Creating and delivering development plans through LMS for team aligned to OGSM
* Creating succession pathways both up through and across organisation
* Deputises for PLFM & Ingredients Operations Manager

* High level problem solving capability and facilitation skills, uses PDCA techniques to follow problems through to “100 year fix” in real time

* Coaching front line team members, enabling them to solve problems

* Looks and encourages others to find “waste” opportunities in everything that we do

* Enabling team to create and deliver OE opportunities aligned to OGSM
* Encourages others to seek out improvement opportunities within the workplace and converts to own OE projects

* Owns and delivers OE initiatives  and is recognised for these
* Drives OE opportunities through team 
* Supports team to demonstrate OE contribution through PDP process 


Requirements for role:

* Education (Degree, Qualifications etc.): Apprentiship

* Essential Specialist/Technical skills / abilities: IT Skills, Processing knowledge, Highly organised, Coaching and Mentoring experience

* Work experience: Good understanding of all procedures within a discipline


Contact Details:

F.A.O. Hire To Retire Recruitment, Müller UK & Ireland, Donnington Wood Business Park, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 7GJ

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