Hygiene Team Manager

Location:  Wakefield
Function:  Manufacturing
Job Reference:  5379
Employment Type:  Permanent / Full Time
Closing Date:  02/08/2024
Date:  4 Jul 2024



Title:            Hygiene Team Manager

Function:    Manufacturing

Contract:     Full Time, Permanent

Hours:         Sunday to Wednesday, 0730 to 1800

Location:    Tuscany Park


At our Tuscany Park Bakery in Wakefield, we are committed to maintaining the highest standards of hygiene and food safety. We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Hygiene Team Manager to join our dynamic team.




Essential Ingredients



  • Level 3 HACCP certification.
  • Strong knowledge of COSHH regulations
  • IOSH qualification.
  • Proven experience in a hygiene management role, preferably in a food manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Detail-oriented with a commitment to maintaining high standards.
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions under pressure.



The Recipe



As the Hygiene Team Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing all hygiene activities at the Tuscany Park Bakery. You will ensure that our facilities are maintained to the highest standards of cleanliness and comply with all relevant health and safety regulations. This role is crucial to maintaining the quality and safety of our products.


Key Responsibilities



  • Lead and manage the hygiene team, ensuring all members are trained and motivated.
  • Develop and implement hygiene protocols and cleaning schedules.
  • Monitor and maintain compliance with HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points) level 3 standards.
  • Ensure adherence to COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) regulations.
  • Maintain IOSH (Institution of Occupational Safety and Health) standards.
  • Conduct regular hygiene audits and risk assessments.
  • Liaise with other departments to coordinate hygiene activities and resolve issues.
  • Report on hygiene performance and identify areas for improvement.
  • Manage hygiene-related budgets and resources.




About Us



Our Tuscany Park “super bakery” and distribution depot opened in 2005 and can be found on the outskirts of Normanton at Wakefield Europort. The bakery runs 3 high speed, highly automated manufacturing plants producing products like the famous Toastie, Farmhouse, Danish and Wholemeal and sliced bread rolls.  

We have around 500 colleagues at Tuscany Park and 70 colleagues in our Howden depot, who ensure our delicious freshly baked products reach our customers across the UK each day. With some exciting innovation and investment, we’re still growing!  



Extra Dough



And last and by no means least, you will want to know what your breads worth:


  • A slice of the annual profits (discretionary profit share)
  • Family time is important to us and we know it will be to you so you have the opportunity to purchase up to an extra weeks annual leave.
  • Award winning pension scheme with company contributions of 5%
  • Life assurance
  • Products you will love along with deals and discounts for you and the family through our Extra Dough website
  • Continued investment in your personal development
  • Fully stocked kitchens filled with our delicious products for you to enjoy with your daily brew!
  • Support for your health and wellbeing, including access to free physiotherapy, 24/7 access to a confidential helpline for practical advice and a comprehensive occupational health service



We respect and value difference. We look to create an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity. Companies that are diverse in age, gender identity, race, religion, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, ethnicity, or any other aspect which makes them unique, are proven to be better companies. More importantly, creating an environment where everyone, from any background, can do their best work, is the right thing to do.