£36000 - £38000 per annum
+44 (0)151 666 8953
about 1 month ago
Nights: Monday – Thurs 10pm to 6am, Friday 6pm – midnight.
£38,000 (including shift allowance)
A leading FMCG manufacture is now seeking a Nights Production Shift Leader to join their operation on a permanent basis. Reporting to a Manufacturing Manager, the successful Production Shift Leader will be responsible for proactively managing a team to meet nightly and weekly production plans whilst working to the company quality, safety and environmental frameworks, developing a team working and continuous improvement culture.
The successful Production Shift Leader will have previous line management experience in a fast paced FMCG manufacturing environment. You will ideally hold a food safety and IOSH qualification. Lean and CI experience is essential for this position, you will be able to demonstrate experience of managing and achieving KPIs and influencing a culture of continuous improvement on a day to day basis.
Production Shift Leader responsibilities include:
- Team Management – leading development and organisational change through staff recruitment, training and development including appraisals and disciplinary processes
- Implement production KPIs aligned with business objectives
- Drive costs savings through efficient use of resources at your disposal.
- Be aware of daily service levels for area of responsibility and a plan to achieve required service levels within the agreed time frame
- Be commercially focused and implement continuous improvement initiatives that increase performance
- Support CAPEX proposals in line with safety, OEE, and quality improvements, with a view to reduce operating costs
- Improve performance and reduce waste
- Ensure appropriately trained resource is available to ensure consistent achievement of food safety, quality and GMP standards.
- Review and implement all legislative and ethical standards with regard to HSE, food hygiene and staff management.
- Attend daily production/planning meeting with appropriate preparation
- Review team priorities & progress daily and weekly
- Work closely with support functions (H&S, HR, Quality, NPD, Logistics, Site Engineering including services and Finance) to identify resources required to action any outstanding issues
Unless otherwise stated, all contract rates stated are on a Limited Company basis.
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