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Plant Manager

Hampshire , Permanent, 40K + Car and Company Benefits
Reference: AJ0667

The Client
An established, growing company offering a range of Waste Management and Industrial Services across the UK.

Purpose and Responsibilities
Due to expansion our client is looking for a Plant Manager to join their team based in Basingstoke. The Plant Manager will oversee all daily operations of the plant from production and manufacturing to ensuring policies and procedures are followed. As Plant Manager you will Plan, organise, direct and run optimum day-to-day operations as well as Increase production, assets capacity and flexibility while minimising unnecessary costs and maintaining current quality standards.

Key responsibilities:

  • Running of the low loader and half a dozen service vehicles
  • Allocate resources effectively and fully utilise assets to produce optimal results
  • Implement strategies in alignment with strategic initiatives and provide a clear sense of direction and focus
  • Monitor operations and trigger corrective actions
  • Collect and analyse data to find places of waste or overtime
  • Commit to plant safety procedures
  • Develop systems and processes that track and optimise productivity and standards, metrics and performance targets to ensure effective return on assets
  • Address employees’ issues or grievances and administer collective bargaining agreements
  • Stay up to date with latest production management best practices and concepts

Essential Experiences

  • A minimum of 3 years experience as a Plant Manager.
  • A minimum of 2 years within the Waste Management, Environmental or Industrial Services Sector would be ideal.
  • Proven managerial experience
  • Adequate knowledge of business and management principles (budgeting, strategic planning, resource allocation and human resources)
  • Familiarity with industry standard equipment and technical expertise
  • Be knowledgeable of safety, quality, productivity, demand creation, inventory and stewardship processes
  • Computer literacy


Candidates without the mentioned experience will not be considered for this position. Please read the specification carefully to avoid disappointment.
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