Shift Production Manager

Ref: 17350 / 611_1600945657
Posted: 24/09/2020
Location: Kent
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum

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17350 / 611
Shift Production Manager
£35,000 – £40,000
Days & Nights

Our client is a leading manufacturer; they are looking for Shift Production Manager. This is an exciting opportunity join one of the top UK, blue-chip food manufacturers, supplying into all the major supermarkets.

Role & Responsibilities:

* Managing the team and ensuring that line performance with the production area is maximised
* Ensure that production is in lines with the agreed production plans
* Run daily meetings, along with weekly briefings, to ensure that teams are clearly focused
* Working closely with the team to monitor effectiveness of machinery and equipment
* Carefully monitor activities on the production lines, identify trends within a particular area and acting upon opportunities to increase quality and performance
* Always promote a safe working environment, food hygiene standards are met

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

* Must have worked in a food or FMCG manufacturing environment
* Must be a strong & patient communicator
* Happy with working permanent nights over weekends
* Beneficial to have a basic food hygiene & HACCP qualifications/certificate
* Must be a passionate & driven individual – all about leading & managing people
* Able to work to tight timescales and under pressure
* Understand Lean Manufacturing
* Ideally have experience of working on efficiency projects
* Needs a strong eye of detail, looking for team leaders to identify opportunities for improvement

Shifts & Benefits Package:

* Shifts:- Cont Shift Pattern – Days & Nights
* Salary:- £35,000 – £40,000

Job Reference No: 17350 / 611

If you are interested in this role or looking for something similar please contact our Managing Consultant, Ashley Reynolds directly at or call them for a confidential discussion on 01275 371981.

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