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Plant Manager

Job Title: Plant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
REF: BBBH12472_1684839598
Contact Name: Ceri Willoughby
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Job Published: 11 days ago

Job Description

Plant Manager



Company Profile

  • Packaging Manufacturing
  • Global turnover in excess of £300 million
  • Recent substantial investment to upgrade the facility

Role Profile

  • Single site leadership
  • Responsible for Operations, Engineering, Business Improvements, Logistics, Quality & H&S
  • 200+ headcount, 5 direct reports

I have a great opportunity for an experienced Ops focused leader to join a business that has had substantial investment into new machinery and modification of equipment.

This role would suit someone who has previously worked in a fast-paced environment, of similar size, strong leadership and with the ability to identify issues and problem solve rapidly.


  • A strong Operations leader, with detailed knowledge of Production Operations, Quality & Engineering - ideally from an FMCG environment.
  • Experience in driving efficiencies, whilst overseeing the smooth day to day operations of a busy plant.
  • Be the inspirational leader that is visible and supportive, helping your team achieve their objectives.
  • Excellent communication skills and able to engage with internal and external stake holders.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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