PRTR Recruitment & Outsourcing

Plant Director for Dairy Manufacturer

PRTR Recruitment & Outsourcing
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Posted on 20 Jan 2021

Plant Director for Dairy Manufacturer

PRTR Recruitment & Outsourcing

Job Highlights

  • Overseeing Plant Operations
  • 12+ Yrs in Dairy/Beverage/Food Processing
  • Male or Female, 42–50

Job Description

Our client is a leading dairy manufacturer in Thailand. The company is now searching for a suitable candidate for the position of Plant Director to be based at the major plant in Korat.

Job Description:
  • Overseeing the plant operations and production process in Korat province; dairy manufacturing (pasteurized, UHT, own brand, and OEM).
  • Overseeing the production processes, planning and organizing production schedules, and organizing workflow to meet specifications and deadlines as well as Warehouse and Engineering.
  • Ensuring that the plant operation and production are cost-effective and setting quality standards for the factory and production process.
  • Monitoring the production processes and cost controlling & waste controlling.
  • Organizing the repair and routine maintenance of equipment.
  • Monitoring product standards, implementing quality-control programs, and determining quality control standards.
  • Estimating, negotiating, and agreeing to budgets and timescales with clients and managers.
  • Liaising with different departments, including suppliers, buyers, sales, marketing team, R&D team, quality team, warehouse & logistics team, etc.
  • Working with the management team to implement the company's policies and goals.
  • Ensuring that health and safety guidelines are followed.
  • Assessing project and resource requirements.
  • Being involved in and making decisions on selecting, ordering, and purchasing materials.
  • Ensuring that the production is cost-effective and setting quality standards for production.
  • Being involved in and making decisions on selecting, ordering, and purchasing materials.
  • Supervising and evaluating the performance of the operation team.
  • Reporting directly to the Executive Vice President.
  • Male or female, aged 42– 50 years old.
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Engineering, Food Production, Food Technology, Industrial Engineer, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 12 years of experience in Dairy & Beverage production or food processing & manufacturing and must be experienced in leadership/management roles.
  • Excellent understanding of food & beverage quality standards especially for UHT & pasteurized dairy product as well as health & safety regulations
  • Solid experience in food production management.
  • Must be able to be based at Korat.
  • Good understanding of food safety standards.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Proven ability to interact effectively with people at all levels and experience in a team-oriented environment is required.
  • Must have a service mind, be proactive with strong leadership skills, and have the ability to perform well under pressure in a limited time frame.
  • Good English communication.

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