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Production Shift Operations Leader
Based near March, Cambridgeshire
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
A wholly owned subsidiary of a leading supermarket chain is currently looking to recruit a Shift Operations Leader at their production facility in the village of Westry, near March in Cambridgeshire. Offering a competitive salary plus excellent benefits including 25 days holiday, pension scheme, bonus, social events and free car parking, this is a fantastic opportunity to put your experience to use as part of the UK’s biggest single importer of fresh produce.
Reporting to the Shift Operations Manager, you would manage and drive development across all Shift teams, setting, monitoring and improving measures and targets. You would be responsible for monitoring shift structures, ensuring teams are sufficiently well-staffed, and will play a key role in identifying training needs for staff across the business. You will also sponsor a “Health & Safety First” culture, ensuring HSE plans are fully implemented and providing leadership in setting all risk management systems.
The ideal candidate for the role must be able to demonstrate significant management / supervisory experience in a fast-paced warehouse, production, or manufacturing environment. You will ideally be well versed in Lean or Six Sigma manufacturing techniques and continuous improvement projects as well as BRC and AIB standards, and will combine excellent project management skills with a commercial mindset plus good organisational skills. 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.
Formed in 2004 and with over 2000 staff working from 7 sites across the UK, you would be joining the UK’s single largest importer of produce in the UK, not to mention a progressive and market leading business at an exciting time in their history.
To apply for the Shift Operations Leader position please send us a CV quoting reference IPL32.
This role may be suitable for you if you have a background as any of the following: Shift Operations Manager, Warehouse Manager, Operations Manager, Factory Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Site Manager, Production Manager, Facilities Manager.
The position will suit candidates based in or around the following areas: March, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Cambridge, Chatteris, Huntingdon, Ely, Downham Market, Kings Lynn, Wisbech, Spalding, Market Deeping.