2 days left
- Full Time
High Volume Plastics Packaging
Based: Kenfig, South Wales
£negotiable + benefits + relocation
This is an exciting opportunity to join RPC Group plc - a global design and engineering company, specialising in polymer conversion in packaging and non-packaging markets. Highly acquisitive, this successful Group generates sales in excess of €4 billion p.a. from over 194 operations across 34 countries.
We are now seeking an ambitious production professional to join the team at RPC Tedeco-Gizeh, in Kenfig, a highly successful site which manufactures plastic vending cups and coffee capsules for major blue chip, household name beverage companies. The site is well invested and houses the very latest thermoforming machinery, operating on a multi- shift, 24/7 basis.
Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will assume day to day responsibility for production, maintaining the site's strong health and safety culture, which is always first priority. Adopting a ‘hands on' approach your challenge will be to deliver maximum efficiencies and optimum production levels, ensuring process repeatability and sustainability, identifying opportunities for continuous improvement and cost reduction. Key to your success will be your ability to lead, motivate and inspire your team of c60 people, through 7 Team Leaders.
Of Graduate calibre, candidates will have a production leadership background, preferably gained in a plastics/packaging environment, or similar high volume manufacturing, consumer driven organisation. This role may also attract high performing Shift Managers seeking their first move into Production Management.
With a practical approach and ability to ‘lead from the front' you will be able to demonstrate a sound track record of efficiency improvement. Six Sigma experience, whilst not essential, would be beneficial. Energy, enthusiasm, passion and flexibility are all prerequisites for this key role.
All applications and contact from third parties must be made via our retained Consultants - McCourt Newton.
To apply please send your CV with current salary details to via the apply button quoting reference 03718WS.
Closing Date: Friday 28 July 2017
Applicants must hold a working visa for the UK.
If you have not been invited for interview within 7 days after the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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