Shift Production Manager

Shift Production Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £46000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, pension etc

  • Contact:

    Lucy Stokes

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8953

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2021-09-07 00:00:00

A leading FMCG manufacturer is currently seeking a Shift Production Manager to join their team. Reporting to the Factory Manager this position will work a rotating 12 hour shift pattern  of days and nights and oversee the full production of products from goods in, production to despatch on shift.  

You will be a Shift Production Manager with previous production / operations leadership experience within an FMCG manufacturing environment (food, drink, packaging, or pharmaceuticals) ideally with experience of SAP. You will have proven experience of driving lean / CI initiatives in a manufacturing environment as well as experience of managing, coaching and developing teams. 

Shift Production Manager responsibilities include: 
  • Leading developing production team through effective recruitment, training and development 
  • Implement production KPIs aligned with business objectives  
  • Drive costs savings through efficient use of resources at your disposal. 
  • Manage and plan required service levels within the agreed timeframe 
  • Review and implement continuous improvement initiatives that increase performance  
  • Support CAPEX proposals in line with safety, OEE, and quality improvements 
  • Improve performance and reduce waste  
  • Ensure appropriately trained resource is available to meet minimum company standards through review and training of staff 
  • Attend daily production/planning meeting with appropriate preparation 
  • Work closely with support and operations functions to identify resources required to action any outstanding issues  

Shift Production Manager (FMCG)
£40,000 - £46,200 + bonus, private medical, pension

Near Crewkerne, commutable from: Taunton, Yeovil, Chard, Crewkerne, Axminster, Ilchester, Dorchester, Weymouth

 Application via CV 


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