Production Shift Manager
Based in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
One of the world’s leading producers of high quality fresh and prepared fruit are currently looking for an experienced Production Shift Manager at their Wisbech site in Cambridgeshire. Reporting directly to the Production Manager, you would be responsible for the performance of the production department, playing an important role in driving business critical projects through to fruition.
This is a fantastic opportunity to make an impact within a fast-paced manufacturing environment. Your main objective would be to increase productivity whilst maintaining a high standard of product quality, workplace safety, cost efficiencies and environmental performance to and beyond the appropriate accredited standards and budgets. You will be required to communicate with all departments, as well as representing the company in a professional manner with internal and external customers. Whilst a hands on approach is required, effective and strong leadership and a culture of continuous improvement and lean manufacturing methodologies is fundamental.
The ideal candidate for the role will have significant management experience within a fast-paced food manufacturing environment, along with a good understanding of food manufacturing processes and food safety. A good, demonstrable working knowledge of lean manufacturing is essential, as is an understanding of basic employment legislation, experience in training and developing team members, plus excellent knowledge and practical experience of Health & Safety.
You should be a strong hands-on manager, committed to driving productivity, quality, cost, improvements and customer service across the team, with a can-do attitude and exceptional communication skills.
A global leading vertically integrated producer and marketer of high quality fresh and prepared fruit. For more than 100 years the brand has forged a reputation for quality, freshness and reliability that is second to none. Offering a competitive package including Life Assurance, PHI and a Group Personal Pension Plan, with a matching employers contribution, this is a great chance to develop your career within a global market-leading business.
To apply for the Production Shift Manager role please forward us a copy of your CV quoting ref. DLM01.
The job may be suitable for candidates who have experience as: Shift Manager, Production Shift Manager, Shift Operations Manager, Warehouse Manager, Operations Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Site Manager, Production Manager.
The position will suit candidates based in: Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Spalding, Holbeach, King’s Lynn, March, Ely, Chatteris.