- TBC - TBC per annum
- Job Type:
- Manufacturing and Production
- Job Ref:
Production Shift Leader
Based near Alfreton, Derbyshire
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
One of the world’s leading manufacturers of food ingredients is currently looking to recruit an experienced Shift Leader for their Somercotes production facility in Derbyshire, working continental shifts: 4 on 4 off, rotating days and nights. This is a fantastic opportunity for an influential individual with significant experience within food manufacturing to play a key role as part of a forward thinking business.
Reporting directly to the Site Manager, you would plan and control all Liquids, Batching & Blending production activities in order to meet customer requirements, creating an area of operational excellence through continuous improvement. Key responsibilities will include…
o Plan staff and materials to achieve production targets
o Develop and monitor operational structure to ensure correct allocation of duties
o Ensuring KPIs across the floor are achieved, controlling the KPI measurement system
o Ensuring Health & Safety, Hygiene, GMP and Quality guidelines are rigorously adhered to at all times
The ideal candidate will have a good level of people management experience within a fast-paced manufacturing environment, ideally food related. You must be well versed in lean manufacturing techniques and continuous improvement projects, and will combine excellent project management skills with a commercial mindset plus good organisational skills.
You will possess excellent motivational and team leadership skills combined with an enthusiasm for solving problems and taking on new challenges. Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels will also be required, as will excellent attention to detail and the drive to consistently achieve results
Operating globally, the company develop, manufacture and sell food ingredients, including dry seasonings, sauces and coatings systems, and supply a portfolio of major food manufacturers. Offering a competitive salary plus excellent benefits this is a great chance to join a leading business.
The job may be suitable for candidates who have experience in the following: Shift Supervisor, Shift Manager, Team Leader. Production Manager, Operations Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Supply Chain Manager, Site Manager, Facilities Manager.
The position will suit candidates based in: Somercotes, Alfreton, Derby, Derbyshire, East Midlands, Nottingham, Chesterfield, Ripley, Mansfield, Belper, Matlock, Sutton in Ashfield.