• Built Environment
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Chad Harrison International

A major European compound polymer manufacturer are seeking a Plant Manager for their flagship site in the UK. This site specialises in the production of raw materials for rubber applications. There are over 45 staff on the plant, all under the supervision of the plant manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Full responsibility of a COMAH registered site – ensuring compliance with all internal & external Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental policies
  • Drive performance to bring in line with company standards
  • Establish and monitor production targets
  • Ensure quality & reliability of production to exceed the expectations of customers
  • Monitor & report KPI’s
  • Provide area coordinators, supervisors, and other staff with technical guidance and advice on all areas of manufacturing, process engineering, plant operation, design of process equipment etc.
  • Lead team and continuously develop their skills through training and feedback
  • Drive continuous improvements at the plant sites
  • Coordination with other internal stakeholders – Purchasing, Sales, Finance, HR, Administration etc.


  • Bachelors/ Masters in Engineering (Production/Mechanical/ Chemical)
  • 10+ years of experience in a manufacturing plant preferably batch processing from a chemical/plastics/polymer environment
  • 5+ years’ experience on a COMAH registered site (essential)
  • Proven record of establishing a culture committed to achieving high environmental, health, and safety standards & implementing SOP’s
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Right to work in the European Union

On offer is an attractive benefits package with a major international leader in industrial minerals. Our client has an excellent track record of internal career progression.

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