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S281 - Packhouse Line Leader - Herefordshire

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a Packhouse Line Leader for a fruit business in Herefordshire. The successful applicant will will be responsible for the running of all packhouse operations. This full time position will be focussed around the main growing season of May to November as well as the winter months in preparation for the on-coming season.

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a Packhouse Line Leader for a fruit business in Herefordshire. The successful applicant will will be responsible for the running of all packhouse operations. This full time position will be focussed around the main growing season of May to November as well as the winter months in preparation for the on-coming season.

The Packhouse line leader is a varied and highly rewarding role, we are looking for an individual who will embrace the responsibility and treat the packhouse as their own. The company supplies UK supermarkets and so have to undergo a range of audits throughout the year, as packhouse manager you will play a vital role in all onsite audits. For the right candidate there is the opportunity to take part in an assortment of training courses to continue to develop as a member of the team.

Responsibilities:

People management - as line leader you will be responsible for 10 scale workers, 3 end of line staff and a QC (quality controller).

Maximising efficiency.

Training new members of packhouse staff in all procedures.

Technical - as line leader you will be expected to learn how to operate all the mechanical parts of the packing line.

Understanding the key elements of the packing line.

Learn how to solve issues when mechanical issues arise.

Ordering - as line leader you will be required to keep stock of all consumables used within the packhouse and when necessary order from the respective companies.

Quality - as line leader you will work alongside the QC (quality controller) to ensure the Packhouse itself and all product that leaves the farm is up to standard.

Understand the QC manual and all associated quality forms.

Ensure the packhouse as a whole follows hygiene requirements.

Communicate with field staff on the quality of fruit being received.

Competitive package on offer for the right individual.

Are you interested?

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Sarah Milburn on: Office 01885 483440, DDI 01885 485527, Mobile 07875197231 or e-mail your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word please) to sarahmilburn@delacyexecutive.co.uk

Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence. De Lacy Executive is an Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which promotes high standards in recruitment practice and is registered with the Information Commissioners Office, complying with the requirements of the Data Protection Act. www.delacyexecutive.co.uk

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Summary

  • Ref: S281
  • Type: Manufacturing/Facilities/Production Manager
  • Salary: Competitive package on offer for the right individual.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, WEST MIDLANDS,