Performance Manager

Saint Gobain Limited
09 Feb 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Company description:

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the East Leake production team as Performance Manager within British Gypsums East Leake manufacturing plant.

As a Performance Manager you will lead and inspire your team and those around you to ensure all aspects of your line is performing to its maximum capacity and delivers key KPI’s.

Job description:

What will you be doing in the role?

In the role as Performance Manager you will;

Champions health and safety standards, behaviours and improvements
Lead the team in using the WCM toolkit to analyse, identify, prioritise and resolve the biggest losses and drive a clear strategy to deliver and sustain improvement activity
Take responsibility for the effective manufacture of all products to the required specifications and quality standards
Implement and sustain robust process and procedural control
Lead effective implementation of new policies and procedures ensuring delivery of the plants 18001, 14001, 9001 and 5001 obligations
Foster a culture of collaboration across the operational teams using continuous improvement techniques to attack losses, improve capability and eliminate human error
Lead cross functional teams to identify technical or process improvement opportunities

Am I what you are looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Performance Manager specifically it is important that you have:

At least 2 years’ experience leading a team within a manufacturing environment
Excellent communication skills at all organisational levels
Proven experience delivering improvement projects
Proven experience using continuous improvement tools in a manufacturing environment
The ability to effectively manage your workload focusing on both day to day, short and long term projects

What about the business you’ll be joining?

There are 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that recruit talented people in the UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

This vacancy is working for British Gypsum – part of the Saint-Gobain group and the UK's leading manufacturer of plasterboard and plaster-based drylining systems and products.

In Saint-Gobain, each woman and man is able to build a career without boundaries in a genuine and ambitious group. At British Gypsum we’re proud to support this promise and offer our people a world of opportunity, all the challenge they’ll ever need and colleagues with great pride in what they’re a part of.

What will you get in return?

As part of the wider Saint-Gobain group, British Gypsum is able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package.

In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within British Gypsum or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK. Progression in Saint-Gobain isn’t always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate.

The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success.

What do you need to do now?

We would love to hear from you. In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site.

We recognise the value of diversity and the talents that those from diverse backgrounds can contribute to our success. We encourage applications from all backgrounds and in particular we would like to welcome and attract more women into our business.

Applicants must have eligibility to work in the UK (sponsorship is not available for this position).

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