Assistant Production Manager - Essex - £36,000

Job Title - Assistant Production Manager

Location - Essex

Salary - £36,000 - £38,000

Our client is an International Recycling and Resource Management company, operating over 200 specialist treatment plants worldwide. Their established plant in Basildon is a fully operational MRF & Mechanical Biological Treatment facility processing residential waste from Essex and the surrounding areas.

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join the established team as an Assistant Production Manager to join our international client on their Waste Processing Facility in Essex.

The Role

As Assistant Production Manager you will be responsible for supporting the Production Manager in managing the refining operation and the output hall in line with the business operational and output plans.
As Assistant Production Manager your responsibilities will include but not be limited too;

  • Management of the bio hall process and team personnel
  • Support the Engineering department in the planning and maintenance of all equipment
  • Take ownership of the team including - supervisors, operators, cleaners and control room
  • Support the Production Manager in the site output providing weekly operational plans and reports, identifying variances and investigating where required
  • Manage and retain team personnel, ensuring the team works effectively and within H&S guidelines.

Candidate Requirements

As the ideal candidate you will have excellent communication skills and ability to work well with others. You will have the ability to produce reports and records accurately and flexible in your approach to work.

You will have advanced skill in excel and the ability create and evaluate data. You will have a maintenance understanding with regards to planning of critical maintenance and previous production experience.

This is a day's role with a 4 on 4 off rota. Please only apply if this is suitable.
For a confidential discussion and further details please forward your CV to Lauren White at lwhite@astutetechnical.co.uk or call 02392222965 .

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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