Plant Manager - Ayrshire

Ref: 564 Date Posted: Friday 10 May 2024

Are you a passionate leader with experience in heavy engineering/biomass/energy environment? Does the opportunity to join a family business going through significant positive change appeal?

An Ayrshire-based manufacturing company are looking to hire a Plant Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. This is a critical appointment for the business – the successful candidate will assume responsibility for all phases of plant operations including material handling, electrical generation, maintenance, quality and health & safety.

Key Duties:

  • Work with H&S Manager to drive a safety culture throughout the plant. Ensure policies and protocols are adhered to at all times – creating a safe environment for all personnel on site
  • Full managerial responsibility for CHP Plant and associated equipment
  • Overseeing production KPI’s
  • Lead, develop and facilitate career development for team of CHP operators
  • Manage production costs and protect profitability of the plant
  • Ensure plant is fully compliant with relevant legislation
  • Manage key customers and ensure expectations and standards are met

What you’ll need:

  • Plant supervisory experience ideally from within heavy engineering/biomass/energy
  • Health & Safety experience
  • Strong leadership ability
  • Excellent communication skills

In return you can expect an excellent salary commensurate with your experience to date with further growth potential. Interviews will commence in May with a view to an appointment within the next few weeks. Please apply today with an updated CV.