The Westbury site employs 250 people, operating 24 hours a day 365 days a year producing award winning Butter and Milk Powder. Westbury is driven by demand for retail butter from the largest production facility within the UK and a balancing operation for Arla UK milk producing Bulk Butter and Powders on a more seasonal and volatile basis. The facility is fundamental to the success of Arla UK. Westbury Dairy sits within the Business to Business (B2B) group within Arla together with sites from Denmark and Sweden.
Working within the Site management team you will drive and improve all aspects of Engineering operations enabling continuous improvement and enhanced performance in line with the Company strategy. You will develop the skills and competencies within our engineering teams to improve efficiencies and secure the requirements of our internal and external customers.
You will ensure continuous and active development of strong working operational knowledge across the Engineering teams, promoting shared understanding and best practices. Applying LEAN principles will be core to your operational approach and you will ensure through process confirmation adherence to processes and procedures.
You will work closely with multiple disciplines within Arla as well as many organisations that work with us. You will need to build strong working relationships with site as well as with UK and B2B Engineering Teams , Global Procurement, Service providers to name but a few.
You will be a member of the Senior Management Team on site reporting to the Site Director. You will help shape site policies and procedures and ensure their implementation. You will also represent Westbury in various forums across the Arla organisation.