Production / Operations Team Leader

Production / Operations Team Leader

  • Location


  • Sector:

    General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £25500 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus

  • Contact:

    Paul Bradley

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8943

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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FMCG Manufacturer
The salary of £25,500 will rise to £30,000 after completion of internal training programme or six month probation, whichever occurs first. This is reviewed as you settle into the role. 

A leading FMCG Manufacturer is looking to recruit a Production Team Leader to lead and take responsibility for one of eight shift area teams. You will be required to take accountability for five key metric areas for the area/shift: EHS, Quality, service, finance (yield & labour costs) & people (engagement, training and attendance). To fundamentally and proactively deliver short time frame objectives against each metric through engaging with the area shift team.

This company are undergoind a huge amount of investment and expansion at the moment, and have a fantastic culture. They will fully support further professional training and qualifications.

Key Tasks and Accountabilities:
  • Promote a strong EHS culture: lead by example
  • Demonstrate an engaging but challenging leadership style
  • Actively be a part the asset care programme for the chosen asset group
  • Promote team engagement in the structured performance improvement project
  • Closely work with the operations manager/OpEx team to optimise plant/asset performance
  • Deliver pro active area communication via shift huddles
  • Timely completion of all relevant safety Near Miss reported issues.
  • Activity participate in the departmental audit process : EHS,GMP.5S.
  • Engage in the site OD programme to ensure the area/shift has the appropriate skills/flexibility
  • Ensure shift surveillance is delivered
  • Completion of all safety, operations, quality, process & reporting related documentation to a high standard of accuracy & legibility.
Shift Pattern:  x4 on x4 off rotating days/nights (06:00:18:00 - 18:00:06:00)

Ideally you will have experience and a background in a similar Team Leader or Supervisory role within a manufacturing or production environment, FMCG or any other fast paced environment.

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