Syngenta Production Manager in Stirlingshire, United Kingdom

About Syngenta Syngenta is a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Through world class science and innovative crop solutions, our 28,000 people in over 90 countries are working to transform how crops are grown. We are committed to rescuing land from degradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities. * Overview * This day based role works within our World Class Grangemouth Manufacturing site and reports to an Operations Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing line management and development of a team of production operators working on shift. The role is the key interface between a multi-functional support team and the COMAH top tier production facility.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Manage safe production in compliance with site, company and regulatory requirements, e.g. SI’s, HSE policy and standards, COMAH (Health and Safety Executive), PPC (SEPA).

  • Lead, manage, coach and develop your team of production operators whilst delivering key business driven targets

  • Manage reactive chemical manufacturing, monitoring operational performance, initiating action as necessary to maintain and improve performance on quality, cost and productivity

  • Investigate and solve technical problems, identifying opportunities for improvement

/ Essential Knowledge & Experience /

  • Experience in plant operations

  • Experienced in Process safety

  • Experience leading and developing a team

  • Problem solving and diagnostics

  • Experienced in Microsoft Office packages / Preferred Knowledge & Experience /

  • Experienced in Lean manufacturing activities and implementations.

  • Awareness of human factors

  • Experienced in risk assessment applied to processes and procedures / Qualifications /

  • Job holders are likely to be qualified to Degree level in technical or science or manufacturing management discipline OR

  • Manufacturing experience within a chemical manufacturing environment where the candidate’s motivation and drive to succeed is demonstrated.

    Important Additional Information

    The job holder will be required to work flexibly to respond to the demands of supporting a 24/7 plant. This will involve some phone calls at evenings/weekends and the requirement to be part of the plant management cover team who provide either on site or telephone support outside normal day hours

Job: *CP Production

Title: Production Manager

Location: GBR-Stirlingshire-Grangemouth

Requisition ID: 18000511