Packhouse Manager | Fresh Produce | Preston. Job in Preston Total Career Search

  • Job Reference: 264314949-2
  • Date Posted: 15 April 2021
  • Recruiter: MorePeople
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Primary Industry
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Salary - Dependent on Experience

Are you an experienced Packhouse Manager/Supervisor who is currently working in the Fresh Produce industry? Do you want to work for a fantastic up and coming business that is going through some impressive progression? If so I want to hear from you.

About our Client

A leading Fresh Produce grower is looking for a Packhouse Manager to aid the current team to ensure the smooth and efficient running of their packhouse, as well as managing the wider team. This soft fruit business currently supplies into some of the UK's top supermarkets.

About the Job

You will liaise across the business to obtain picking forecasts to enable the team to pack the required volumes for the customers, in a timely and effective manner. In line with this, you will be responsible for organising and scheduling the production, shifts and staffing levels throughout the business to ensure that the general packing operation is efficient and effective.

The Ideal Candidate

To be successful in this role, you will, ideally, be an experienced Packhouse or Production Manager, preferably with experience working with soft fruit or other fresh produce. You must have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to identify and solve problems. It is also essential that you have awareness of Health & Safety legislation as well as managing, mentoring and developing a team.

How to Apply

If you think you have the expertise and knowledge that this business is looking for then please apply below or contact Lawrence on (phone number removed) or for further information