Fourstones

Production / Technical Manager

Fourstones Paper Mill is a paper manufacturer and converter who supplies the away from home tissue and specialist crepe paper markets.

We are seeking a Production/Technical Manager for our South Tyne Mill Hexham. This position would suit a Supervisor/Team leader or Process Engineer who is looking to train and progress to a Production Manager to join our Management Team.

The Role
• Reporting directly to the Operations Manager, you will provide hands-on production leadership, managing the stock prep, paper machine and finishing.
• Setting team objectives and targets.
• Ensuring the production plan is set and achieved on a daily basis.
• Ensure all quality, cost, delivery, health and safety and KPI’s are achieved.
• Resolve any production issues and problems to full satisfactory completion.
• Participate in daily team meetings, reviewing performance and plans.
• Working with the Operations Manager/Engineering Manager to develop a culture of continuous improvement, ownership, and positivity.
• Oversee the paper mill operatives including staff discipline, grievance, and welfare issues, working alongside and with support of the Operations Manager
• Implement and manage staff training plans and continued development.
• Maintaining and developing Health and safety records, SSOW and Risk assessments.

The Person
• Production Manager, Supervisor/Team leader, process Engineer.
• A background of working in paper production.
• Possess demonstrable leadership skills.
• Able to create a positive culture within the business.
• Able to provide a team and business with a practical and hands on approach to production management.
• An excellent track record of successful delivery within a manufacturing environment.
• Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
Competitive salary, 25 days holidays plus statuary bank holidays, relocation package.

Please apply to the Operations Manager at Fourstones Paper Mill Co ltd, South Tyne Mill, Hexham NE46 3SD. E mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.