Hides Manager

Location UK / Dungannon Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1392419

 Job Description

We require a Hides Manager to join our Dungannon Site.

We are currently recruiting a Hides Manager to be responsible for ensuring hides and skins and any other products are received, preserved and despatched according to customer and legal requirements

The Role

  • Plan production to ensure materials are supplied to operatives, products are correctly preserved (chilled, salted), and despatched as per customer requirements.
  • Reconcile stocks of all products on a daily and weekly basis and report any discrepancies.
  • Report all product defects to relevant suppliers
  • Ensure all departments conform to company codes of practice, policies and statutory legislation
  • Co-ordinate operatives within the Hides Division and ensure they comply with legislative and customer requirements regarding health, safety, hygiene, etc
  • Ensure all operatives are suitable dressed (in accordance with PPE system) prior to entry into production area, including wearing clean protective clothing, steel gloves, body protectors etc.
  • Responsible for the control and issue of knives and PPE
  • Responsible for the intake, chilling and despatch of offal
  • Responsible for the intake, chilling, salting and despatching of hides
  • Ensure all relevant documentation for intake and despatching of product is checked as correct and forwarded to the relevant departments.


Essential Criteria

  • Minimum of 3 recent years management experience within a primary processing /agricultural environment
  • Strong leadership skills with a proven track record of people management.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communicative skills.
  • Confidence and assertiveness
  • Strong IT skills


Desirable Criteria

  • Higher level qualification in a food or business related discipline.

The Benefits

  • Competitive Salary  
  • 29 days holiday
  • NEST pension scheme
  • Health Plan
  • Discounted Company Shop
  • On Site Canteen
  • Private Parking
  • Personal Development and Training
  • Wellbeing, Health & Safety and Charitable Employee Events


All candidates must be flexible and prepared to work additional hours when required to meet customer demand. 

Applications must be submitted via CV.

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 17th February 2019 at 5pm

All candidates must be flexible and prepared to work additional hours when required to meet customer demand.