Production Shift Manager

Production Shift Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £37500 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: 5% Bonus

  • Contact:

    Paul Bradley

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8943

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Production Shift Manager

£37,500 rising to £45,000

Shift Pattern/Working Hours:  Days Only, 07:30 - 19:30, 4on, 4off

FMCG Manufacturer

Ideally you will be an experienced Team Leader / Supervisor looking for the next step in your career, or perhaps you are a Shift Manager seeking a new challenge.

A leading FMCG Manufacturer is currently seeking a Shift Manager to join their growing business. This is a fantastic opportunity to be a member of the Leadership Team that shapes the future of the business and delivers the strategic growth. This business has rolled out a significant investment programme across 2019 and will continue into 2020 with huge growth plans – with a view to improve quality, output and efficiency. This is an exiting opportunity to be part of a major project with the future potential for further career development.

Main Purpose of Job:

As Production Shift Manager, you will have the responsibility to lead and take responsibility for 2 of four shift production teams. To take accountability for four key metric areas; EHS, Quality, Output and People. To promote a ‘Safe Production’ culture throughout the shift teams ensuring key performance indicators relating to Safety, Quality and Output are met.

Shift Manager - Key Tasks and Accountabilities:
  • Lead a culture change of ‘Safe Production’
  • Carry out daily SWOP’s within the plant
  • Ensure levels of RFT (Right First Time) production are met in accordance with set KPIs
  • Promote high levels of Housekeeping in all departments completing weekly Housekeeping audits 
  • Maintain all levels of Personnel documentation relating to absence, return to works, first level disciplinaries and holidays
  • Attend SIC meetings and encourage Continuous Improvement throughout all assets
  • Ensure the night shifts are adequately staffed/resourced and arrange cover for any absences
  • Maintain a flexible workforce allowing all assets to run across all shift
  • Carry out individual appraisals with staff members

You will either be an experienced Team Leader / Supervisor looking for the next step in your career, or perhaps you are a Shift Manager seeking a new challenge.

You will need to have experience in Manufacturing, ideally FMCG or any other fast paced environment, ideally with Lean or Six Sigma principles and applications.

To apply please contact Paul 0151 666 8943 / 07973716523

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