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PTD Project Lead

Who are Arla Foods?

•    We are the UK’s largest Dairy. 
•    We are a farmer owned cooperative. 
•    We are the creator of household brands such as Cravendale®, Anchor®, Lurpak®, Cas-tello®, and many more of your favourites!


What is our Tuxford & Tebbutt Creamery like? 

•    Established in 1780. 
•    Melton produces our award winning blue cheese.
•    We #feedthenation, producing 2,000 tonnes of Blue Stilton a year. 


What will the role look like?

•    Working alongside our well established Oswestry PTD Team, you will be the first PTD Pro-ject Lead to work at our Melton site. 
•    Working alongside the new Production Manager at Melton, you will collaborate to align on analysis and implementation of increased efficiencies. 
•    You will play an active part in the continuous improvement of production best practice, maintaining an analytical and innovative approach in everything you do. 
•    You will collaborate cross- functionally across site, working closely with stakeholders to create efficiency and problem solve where necessary. 


What will you get?

•    Competitive Salary
•    26 days annual leave 
•    Pension Scheme- contribution matched up to 6% 
•    Salary Finance 
•    Flexible Benefits- buy and sell annual leave, Reward Gateway Scheme- discounts with various retailers, cycle scheme with NI savings and tech scheme with NI savings 


What do you need?

•    Production experience in a manufacturing environment would be ideal.
•    An analytical, data- driven mind with the ability to apply this to improvement initiatives.
•    Project experience and a knowledge of LEAN techniques would be great.
•    A team player and a leader- Melton are a tight knit team and work collaboratively as a site. We want someone who enjoys working closely with colleagues and building positive working relationships. 
•    As this is a new role for the site, you will have the freedom to make it your own. This will take initiative and passion! 


Next steps: 


We are looking to interview w/c 24th August. Please apply by the 17th if this is of interest.



Please click apply or if you have any questions, contact me on the below:


Daisy Smith on 07866162559 or dacsm@arlafoods.com 


At Arla, we do so much more than make some of the world’s favourite dairy products. We make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for, and family dinners unforgettable. Cra-vendale®, Anchor®, Lurpak® and Tickler® – names like these make us a vital, natural part of modern life in over 100 countries around the world. 


There are 4,000 UK employees, and 19,000 global employees at the heart of Arla. Every single one of us plays an important role and together we build on our 10bn Euros turnover and estab-lish our position as one of the largest dairy companies in the world.


COVID-19 Notice: 


We are busy producing dairy products so we can continue #fillingtheshelves and #feedingth-enation. Recruiting talent to Arla thus stays one of our top priorities also during these difficult times. Necessity is the mother of invention, so we have moved to virtual hiring and onboarding processes for most of our recruitments to enable candidates and our recruitment teams to get close while respecting social distancing. If at the final stages of a recruitment, a candidate would prefer to meet in person, we take all the necessary precautions to ensure everyone's safety.


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