Production Manager

Are you an experienced recycling or production professional looking to take on a new challenge? 

Viridor is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life.

We are now looking to recruit a Production Manager for our team in Peterborough, working 40 hours a week.

The Role:

Joining our team, the Production Manager will manage and control all site activities, quality and production; holding primary responsibility for the site infrastructure, quality and throughput levels. You'll undertake the role in line with HomeSafe initiatives and promote a positive safety culture, ensuring that the site complies with all legislative, statutory and Company requirements and that Targets and Objectives are met if not exceeded.

The Production Manager will work in partnership with the (Lead) Unit Manager to operate within the financial budget framework and identify opportunities to operate effectively below the site budget. You'll work with the maintenance team to plan and carry out planned and unplanned maintenance activities, whilst mitigating operational disruption.

The ideal Production Manager will have:

 *IOSH and PtW qualification (control of contractors) *Experience of operating in a production or recycling environment *Experience of Fixed Plant Operation *A thorough understanding of Health & Safety in the workplace *Understanding of Environmental and Energy Policies and procedures *Familiar with Quality Systems and all relevant statutory regulations *Knowledge of the principles of financial management and working to agreed budgets *Ability to work under pressure to tight timescales *Experience of working within a recycling environment would be advantageous *Full UK Driving Licence

Rewards and Benefits:

In return for your hard work as our Production Manager, we can offer a competitive salary plus excellent benefits, including pension, optional healthcare and a range of flexible benefits.

If you want to work within a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click apply.

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

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