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Date posted:  May 15, 2019

Grimsby, ENG, GB

Job Function:  Sales & Marketing 
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  954

Terminal Manager (based in Avonmouth)

We at Yara are part of a global network, collaborating to profitably and responsibly solve some of the world's key challenges - resource scarcity, food insecurity and environmental change.

About the Unit

Reporting to the Regional Terminal Manager, we are seeking a Terminal Manager at our Avonmouth site to manage and control the production, maintenance and engineering activities of the fertilizer bagging site in accordance with statutory HSE and Yara standards and agreed budgets in order to meet market demands.


This is a COMAH site and is required to be managed in accordance with the relevant regulations.



  • Ensure that products are manufactured as per specification,  and in line with agreed cost budgets to meet market demands.
  • Produce finished product that meets the high quality standards of Yara in order to guarantee compliance with the fertilizer regulations and customer satisfaction.
  • Manage the Terminal in line with the requirements of the Control Of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) Regulations. Company representation with external bodies as required.
  • Lead and drive continuous improvement initiatives such as the LEAN to increase operational efficiency and promote safety awareness to improve the safety culture.
  • Manage 3rd party contractors ensuring they work in accordance to Yara standards.
  • Ensure that appropriate employees are employed, adequately trained and motivated to enable the departmental responsibilities to be achieved.
  • Plan, monitor and control the site operating budget.
  • Propose, submit and execute Capital Investments for the site (CAPEX). 
  • Maintain procedures and risk assessments relevant to area of responsibility.


  • HNC, or equivalent in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering (or relevant experience).
  • Relevant management experience in a production environment.
  • COMAH site management experience would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Excellent people management skills.
  • IOSH Managing Safely
  • Ability to accommodate a dynamic business model and react to business demands.

Additional Information

Yara offer a competitive salary and benefits package including pension, Company vehicle and private healthcare. 


If you are interested in being part of our success story, then please apply online!


Contact details

Helen Coxon - HR Manager - Mobile: +44 7824 465630

Kevin Soper - Regional Terminal Manager - Mobile: +44 7768 615220

Apply no later than

7th June 2019 

(Interviews scheduled in Avonmouth on Wednesday 26th June 2019)

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