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Technical Manager

Location County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
Sector
Job Type Permanent
Salary £42000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Published about 1 month ago
Contact Glenda Reddington
Job Ref GR154_1499169584

Job Description

My client is one of Ireland's most successful and innovative manufacturers and is a global leader in their industry. They have a current opportunity for a Technical Manager to join their Team.

The role

Reporting to the Senior Quality Manager & Plant Manager

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all technical aspects of the primal site ensuring that the factory and its operation provide for food safety and meets customer and legal requirements
  • Accountable for products and processes being safe and in compliance with specifications, statutory obligations, customer requirements and best in class.
  • Continuous improvement
  • Set and monitor KPI's for each business area within the remit.
  • Proactively review and challenge current business standards driving best practice.
  • Carry out structured Route Cause Analysis techniques throughout the quality department and complete corrective actions.
  • Lead and motivate the quality and NPI teams ensuring clear definition of roles and responsibilities.
  • Build strong value adding relationships with suppliers and cross functional departments.
  • Drive the site Quality strategy to ensure a Green rating for all 3rd party/customer audits/visits, launches and site approval activity is achieved.
  • Responsible for all technical aspects of the primal site ensuring that the factory and its operation provide for food safety and meets customer and legal requirements

Essential Criteria

  • Relevant Third Level qualification in a Scientific/Food Technology discipline or equivalent experience
  • A minimum of 2 years experience of managing a quality function in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience using 8 step modern problem solving techniques
  • Project management experience.

For more information please contact Glenda on 02890 323333