• Engineering & Production
  • Bristol

Area Production Manager – 884072 – £38000 plus bonus

The Role:


  • Manage all aspects of Prep and Production areas, ensure all production plans are completed to the highest food safety, quality, GMP standards, on time and in full
  • Ensure all staff operate in a safe manner in compliance with H&S procedures
  • Strive to minimise material wastage and giveaway, therefore maximising yields
  • Manage the Prep, and Production teams to ensure continual individual and team development
  • Ensure efficient use of labour to allow the production plan to be completed in line with labour budgets
  • To focus manufacturing efforts and resources on improving processes and consistency with the overall aim to produce best-in-class products and service at lowest possible cost.
  • Ensure you understand all aspects of our required food safety standards within your areas, in particular CCPs
  • Ensure FIFO and batch control is in place and adhered to at all times
  • Ensure processes, procedures, methods and recipes are followed and there is accurate recording (both paperwork and digitally) of manufacturing
  • You must ensure the company IT system and Production Schedules are kept up to date and accurate to reflect performance and aid in traceability
  • Work closely with the Supply Chain Director, Continuous Improvement Manager and the site senior team to develop the improvement initiatives that will form the workplan for the site.
  • Ensure traceability is maintained at all times
  • Monitor, review and manage staff performance, including setting quarterly KPIs, developing and reviewing annuals PDPs and conducting disciplinaries / performance management where required


The Person:

  • Previous experience in a similar role essential
  • Food manufacturing experience essential

Our Referral Incentive:

Due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our roles unfortunately we cannot respond to each application individually, therefore if you do not hear back from us you have not been shortlisted for this role. Please continue to check our website for any other roles which may be of interest.

We offer a £500 referral if you introduce someone we place – see our website for details – www.rp-ltd.com

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK


To apply for this job email your details to info@rp-ltd.com.

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