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Plant Manager

Building Products

Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Salary Band 3 plus benefits
Full Time
Closing: 26/03/2018
1 position available
Job Reference No. TBP1247

Job Specification

How many jobs are there where you can genuinely say ‘I did that,’ ‘I made a difference,’ ‘I made my mark’? If you want a new challenge Tarmac are recruiting for a Plant Manager in Dewsbury and we want to hear from you!

At Tarmac, we believe our people are our business. We offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards. Joining our team as a Plant Manager, you will be entitled to a highly competitive basic salary and a great range of benefits including:

  • Competitive salary and bonus scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Pension contribution
  • 25 days holiday
  • Relocation package

Who are we looking for?

As our ideal Plant Manager, you will have the ability to effectively motivate your team and be able to drive a culture of health and safety within your site. You will also be able to demonstrate:

  • Managing Health & safety in a manufacturing environment
  • Managing budget
  • Proven record in motivating teams to perform at consistently high levels
  • Experience of implementing improvement initiatives in a manufacturing environment
  • Change management Experience

What will I be responsible for?

You will be responsible for managing an aggregates bagging plant in Dewsbury. Working alongside our Operations Manager, you will contribute to the development of the plants strategy for growth. On a daily basis, this will involve:

  • Ensuring health & safety standards compliance at all times with a focus on improvement on accidents and incidents for the site as well as continually embedding a positive safety culture that is evident across the site.
  • Delivering a highly skilled, fit for purpose, highly motivated and versatile team to ensure business continuity and reduce business risk. Decide staffing and resource allocation within the site.
  • Leading and sustaining change through a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Fully implementing and sustaining the 5S process and culture.
  • Ensuring consistent or better than budget/forecast throughout, quality and cost performance, volume versus plan, cost per unit, yield against standard, control fixed and variable costs
  • Supporting the sales team in developing local customer relationships and achieving customer service targets
  • Maintaining disciplined stock management processes that provide accurate inventories and accurate and efficient despatch as part of agreed service levels.
  • Providing operational reports on site performance.

Our business

Tarmac is the UK’s leading sustainable building materials and construction solutions business. Our innovative products and solutions not only deliver the infrastructure needed to grow the UK economy today but also help to create a more sustainable built environment for the country’s long term future.

If you share our values and have the drive and enthusiasm to help us fulfil our vision, we would like to meet you. Please click APPLY below now to register your interest in the role of Plant Manager!