Process Improvement Lead

Manufacturing and Engineering
£32000 - £34000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Jack Boyle

Process Improvement Lead -Global Food Manufacturing Company - Wigan - £32,000-£34,000 Basic Salary + 20% Bonus.

Pod talent have partnered up with an astronomical name in food manufacturing who are looking for process improvement superstars to join their world class operation in Wigan. The factory in Wigan is one of the largest in Europe and this is a real opportunity to develop a long-term career inside a market leading organisation.

The role

As a Process improvement lead you will work closely with an Operations Manager and Engineers to look to improve existing processes and advise on new improvements to implement. This is a fast paced and innovative manufacturing site - so lots of opportunity to make a long term impact.

Key responsibilities:

  • Work with a specific team to look to improve processes and be responsible for loss analysis for that function
  • Play a big part in the zero-loss project contributing towards implementing processes to reduce production waste
  • Conducting root cause analysis and fault finding
  • Training various teams in all changes that are applied
  • Regularly communicating with internal stakeholders and giving feedback on findings

Skills & Experience Required

  • An engineering degree such as chemical or mechanical
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment implementing process improvement techniques
  • Strong communication skills with ability to influence at all levels
  • Excellent analytical skills with ability to interpret data
  • Organizational and problem-solving skills

Why should you join?

  • Brilliant starting salary up to £34,000 plus a 20% bonus (paid in full for the last 2 years)
  • Opportunity to join one of the world's biggest and most recognisable names within food manufacturing
  • Fast track career progression based on performance
  • Excellent benefits package including private healthcare
  • 27 Days Holiday per annum plus bank holidays with further option to purchase more days
  • Onsite gym and free parking

This is an opportunity for an ambitious manufacturing professional to play a key role in continuous improvement in one of the biggest and most innovative factories in Europe. If you are looking for that next step in your career and a chance to challenge yourself alongside like-minded individuals then this is the role for you!

If you would like to find out more about this opportunity, click Apply now or reach out to me via email

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Jack Boyle

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