Operational Excellence Coordinator

Contract types Full Time / Permanent
Company Trouw Nutrition GB
Country United Kingdom
Location Ashbourne, Derbyshire
Closing date 20.10.2021

Trouw Nutrition GB is a Nutreco company based in Ashbourne, Derbyshire, and manufactures a range of nutritional products for use in both the agricultural animal feed and pet food industries.


We are recruiting for an Operational Excellence Coordinator to be based at our site in Ashbourne, reporting to the Operations Director.


Following significant investment in the production facility, this is a great opportunity to be a part of a newly formed production management team driving the operational excellence agenda within the Operations function. Focussing on data and continuous improvement together with facilitating the development, implementation and auditing of training to reach and attain the required standards within the team.


Utilising well established CI tools, techniques and experience, within the umbrella of SQCDME, you will work with the teams to deploy best practice through design, coaching and training of staff. You’ll support the Engineering team with TPM roll out, and be a key contributor to identifying and reducing waste within the Operation. You’ll also work with the Production management team to establish competency & SOP requirements and ensure that training is carried out to the required standards, recorded and audited as appropriate.


This is a key role that can make a real difference to the effective running of the factory and offers the opportunity to get involved across all levels of the Operation.


To apply you will be able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of CI tools and techniques together with strong coaching skills. You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to listen, assimilate and translate information into practical and innovative solutions. You will be self motivated and have a can do attitude to your work.


To apply please send your CV and covering letter, including details of current salary package.