Production Shift Manager (Days 8am - 5pm)

Production Shift Manager (Days 8am - 5pm)

  • Location

    Kingston upon Hull

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £33000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: benefits

  • Contact:

    Helen Darnell

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8999

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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An FMCG food manufacturer in the Hull area is currently seeking an experienced Production Shift Manager to lead, develop and motivate the team.

Reporting to the Operations Manager, the successful Production Shift Manager will be responsible for maximising efficiency, ensuring the highest quality product and driving continuous improvement across the business.

You will be a strategic leader with good man-management skills and experience in a fast-paced food manufacturing environment.

Production Shift Manager key responsibilities include:
Deliver production plan efficiently across all lines responsible for maximising yield and minimising downtime and waste.
Responsible for cost reduction exercises and quality improvements of products / processes including assisting with NPD.
Liaise with planning ensuring maximum efficiencies / resolution of issues.
Support the Ops Manager with projects and initiatives.
Drive a continuous improvement culture across the business.
Clearly communicate the targets and manage performance through KPI’s.
Lead daily review meetings agreeing production targets focussing on delivering performance, quality and safety.
Inspire the production team to achieve volume, positive yield variance and general cost goals whilst ensuring quality standards are exceeded.
Motivate / develop supervisors and engage with the wider team holding regular appraisals and 121’s and arranging training where needed.

Application via CV

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