Operational Excellence Facilitator - Merseyside

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Merseyside
  • Job Type: CI/Process
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c£33k
  • Date Posted: 04/01/2023
  • Expiry Date: 11/02/2023

CI Implementation Lead – FMCG

Job Title: Operational Excellence Facilitator

Location: Merseyside

Salary: c£33k

My client is passionate about the quality of their products and equally so about driving continuous improvement across their business. Ideally you will have a food background to be successful in this role.


The Candidate:

  • You will preferably be qualified to HND or equivalent level with strong experience within Continuous Improvement management and TPM within FMCG manufacturing, preferably within a food manufacturing environment.
  • A background in delivering CI/Lean initiatives and/or projects as part of a team is essential.
  • Strong demonstrable experience of Lean Manufacturing strategies including Kaizan, Kanban, TPM, SMED.
  • Exposure to and involvement within project management
  • Influence effectively from operative to manager level
  • Motivation to inspire team members and peers


The Role:

  • Reporting to the Site Continuous Improvement Manager, as CI Facilitator you will have a challenging and important role within the team, working with operators and engineers to lead projects.
  • You will lead the implementation of TPM on site.
  • You will be responsible for training of CI techniques and the steps needed at all levels.
  • You will drive compliance to legislative, business needs and standards
  • You will implement best practice manufacturing through identified tools and techniques such as Kaizan , Kanban , SMED etc
  • To explore new opportunities to improve efficiency, reduce waste and ensure customer service
  • Support delivery of measurable improvements in Health and Safety, OEE, wastage and quality with the Factory manufacturing teams.


The Company:

  • My client is a very large and successful food manufacturing group and World Class Manufacturing is high on their agenda.
  • An opportunity now exists for an ambitious Continuous Improvement Leader to join their team and progress their career.


To apply for this role, please send a copy of your CV to Hannah McGrail quoting ref HM12343 to hannah.mcgrail@silven.co.uk or for a confidential discussion, please call me on 0161 832 7463