Plant Supervisor in Concrete

Recruiter
Manpower
Location
Ratby
Salary
24000.0000
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
13 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently seeking a Permanent Full Time Plant Supervisor in Concrete at £24k per annum in Groby, Leicestershire, for more information please see below or feel free to get in contact;

A vacancy has arisen for a Plant Supervisor to work at our Leicester Concrete Plant, reporting to the District Operations Manager.
The successful candidate will be the only member of staff at this depot and responsible for the safe and efficient supervision of the site and will be an determined, self-motivated and 'hands on' individual, who is able to work on his/her own initiative whilst under pressure in a very busy working environment.

Your duties will include the use of computer based and manual systems for batching and despatch of concrete, the daily receipt and processing of telephone orders, controlling routine maintenance, maintaining excellent housekeeping standards and supervising contractors and hauliers to ensure this site is operated in accordance with the all Health, Safety & Environmental Legislation and within quality scheme criteria. Previous experience in the concrete industry would be advantageous but not essential as full training will be given. A good telephone manner and excellent communication skills are essential. Candidates will ideally also have previous experience of transport and material logistics. Applicants should be reliable, have an organised but flexible approach, and be adaptable enough to be able to respond to the changing circumstances of our day to day business, with the aim to exceed our customer's expectations.

Key Requirements;
*To provide a point of contact to the customer and schedule orders to meet the requirements of the customer.
*To ensure that production of concrete/mortar meets customer's requirements and to give optimum output, quality and standards in accordance with the Procedures Manual, Working instructions and Technical Instructions
*To regularly inspect, carry out and ensure that plant routine maintenance is adhered to and that the cleanliness of the plant mechanism, plant area, buildings and equipment are maintained and cleaned in accordance with area and standing instructions
*To ensure that sufficient materials are available to meet the demands of production
*To inspect in coming materials and to carry out a visual stock check of all materials once a week
*By constant appraisal and review of work methods and plant utilisation, ensure the best use is made of plant, equipment and materials available
*To perform any other relevant duties as requested by Management
*To effectively operate the batching plant to the standards required by company policy and to improve & maintain site presentation to company guidelines
*To accurately batch concrete/mortar in accordance with the relevant procedures
*To visually check stocks on a minimum weekly basis and verify monthly
*To report any defect, action or occurrence which may jeopardise the operation in any respect of health & safety, the environment, product quality and service
*To be familiar with and ensure full compliance with the policies issued on health & safety, the environment, quality control, fraud prevention and the Competition Act (RTP)
*To ensure that the site, plant and associated buildings are kept in a clean, tidy and safe condition at all times
*To carry out additional duties as may from time to time be necessary
*To receive customer enquiries and orders in a polite and courteous manner, maintaining company image to the highest standard

Job Requirements;
*To effectively operate the batching plant to the standards required by company policy and to improve & maintain site presentation to company guidelines
*To accurately batch concrete/mortar in accordance with the relevant procedures
*To ensure that the plant is adequately stocked with approved materials at all times, including additives and fuel. To ensure that all material tickets are entered correctly on the dates received notify the area admin clerk of any discrepancies.
*To ensure that all delivery tickets requiring action are put on hold immediately and CCTA/PDI form raised and distributed appropriately to be signed off.
*To ensure CCTA/PDI form has as much useful information as possible in order for the ticket to be actioned in a timely manner.
*To visually check stocks on a minimum weekly basis and verify monthly
*To carry out routine maintenance and inspection for defects and record actions accordingly
*To report any defect, action or occurrence which may jeopardize the operation in any respect of health & safety, the environment, product quality or service
*To be familiar with and ensure full compliance with the policies issued on health & safety, the environment
*Quality control, fraud prevention and the Competition Act (RTP)
*To ensure that the site, plant and associated buildings are kept in a clean, tidy and safe condition at all times. This will involve being able to work at heights.
*To maintain the security of the site, plant and associated buildings at all times
*To seek advice from the District Operations Manager on matters outside the scope of a Plant Supervisors authority
*To carry out additional duties as may from time to time be necessary
*To receive customer enquiries and orders in a polite and courteous manner, maintaining company image to the highest standard
*To manage the operation of the plant in winter conditions this entails: Draining ground material boot hopper-Drain down all water pipes and switch off. Lift any pumps out of pits and drain down

Qualifications/Experience Required;
*Knowledge of cement, aggregates, RMC and building products business
*Be straight forward and goal orientated
*Demonstrate drive and initiative
*Demonstrate openness to change, flexibility and adaptability
*Learn and develop continuously

If interested in applying but want to learn more please feel free to give me a call on or alternatively I can be reached at Sophie.howley @ Manpower .co .uk