Additives Operations Manager

Additives Operations Manager

Job Title: Additives Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex, England
Salary: £negotiable plus benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH16965_1619518541
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 27, 2021 11:15

Job Description

Our client is a leader in commercial explosives, drilling & blasting services, with a division dedicated to the development and production of diesel fuel additives. Additives Operations Manager They are currently seeking an Additives Operations Manager to take responsibility for the operation of an Upper Tier COMAH continuous production plant at their facility on the Essex coast. The Additives Operations Manager will: Ensure the Fuel Additives production facility operates safely and effectively in accordance with COMAH 2015, EP regulations, best industrial practices and company Health and Safety requirements. Prioritise resources and manning levels to enable the Additive plant to meet the required production targets and KPIs. Control expenditure in line with budget. Effectively manage the Production team, ensuring all personnel demonstrate the required levels of competence to carry out the tasks required to operate the plant safely and efficiently. Ensure that procedures and risk assessments relating to the plant's operation are updated and fit for purpose. Ensure that product is dispatched on time and in full. Identify opportunities for improving the efficiency of the plant operation. Liaise with the Engineering team to ensure all statutory and preventative maintenance activities are completed as required. To be considered for this role, applicants will most likely be qualified to degree level (or equivalent) in Chemistry or a relevant Engineering subject. You will also hold a Health & Safety qualification, ideally a IOSH or NEBOSH certificate and will have strong experience of managing a chemical production facility, ideally an Upper Tier COMAH manufacturing plant. You will need an understanding of COMAH 2015 and Environmental Permitting Regulations and will have experience in risk assessment techniques. Additives Operations Manager Essex £negotiable DOE Permanent Key Skills: Operations Manager, Process Plant, Production Plant, Chemical Plant, Manufacturing Plant, Additives, H&S, Health & Safety, COMAH, IOSH, NEBOSH, Environmental Permitting Regulations, EP Regulations, Risk Assessment. PLEASE NOTE: Applicants for this role must be eligible to work in the UK without the need for employer sponsorship. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This is a PERMANENT position Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.