Reference : 570616

Process Manager

  • General Management
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 07/17/2019

Who are we ?

Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile?  Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? – Our key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Process Manager opportunity at our Motherwell site. The role is working on a 2-week rotational shift pattern (Week1 - Monday to Thursday 6am-3pm and then 6-2pm Friday, Week2 – Monday to Thursday 1pm-10pm and then 12-9pm Friday). No weekend or Bank Holiday working.

What impact will you have in this role?

This role provides leadership and support to the production teams to achieve optimum production performance and ensure all current/future systems and standards are realised and maintained.


  • You will contribute towards and ensure effective implementation of the Company EHS Management systems; ensure that all team members adhere to safety policies, procedures and regulations, especially those affecting their roles, including LOTO, PPE, JSA, Risk Assessments, CIL’s etc.

  • You will lead by example and develop a ‘quality’ culture amongst the site teams by ensuring that quality is actively reviewed at all levels of the process control system.  In addition, all reported quality issues/complaints are investigated and resolved, quickly and sustainably

  • You will support the development of a high-performance team environment through developing employee engagement, buy-in, commitment and flexibility.

  • You’ll drive the culture change required to ensure World Class Manufacturing (WCM) is embedded. Maximise the benefits derived from process improvements and ensure a smooth transition through the effective use of change management techniques.

  • You’ll set Production targets and develop the strategies to achieve specific targets. Implement and manage the processes required to achieve targets, in particular changes required to working practices.


What kind of person are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?

  • Highly Health & Safety orientated and have a IOSH certificate

  • Have quality management system experience

  • Excellent numeracy, literacy and IT skills

  • Previous experience within a fast-paced manufacturing/production environment whilst in a management position

  • Excellent people management skills with proven experience of leading and developing teams


What will I get in return?


As well as a competitive salary and pension you will also have access to flexible benefits which can be tailored to suit your needs, these include;


  • Cycle2work

  • Share schemes

  • 25 days’ annual leave, plus bank holidays

  • Discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers

  • Competitive maternity/paternity polices plus many more!


Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale. We have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employ 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of the most well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.

You are applying to work with Glassolutions; this is one of more than 30 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you will be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.


Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.

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