Focus Management

Production Supervisor, Food Manufacturing, Greater Manchester

Greater Manchester
Competitive Salary
03 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Zoe Gmaj
Contract Type
Full Time

Day shift Production Supervisor required for a large, successful food manufacturer in the North West. Sunday - Thursday 8am - 4pm...

Opportunity to join an established, successful and reputable food manufacturing site based in the Greater Manchester area. If you have production leadership and management skills developed within a food manufacturing business and want to take that step up into a larger business with clear career development paths this is the role for you...

If you have a proactive, positive mind-set, focused on continually improving yourself and others, this is a business that will foster this culture and allow you to flourish and make a real difference. Manufacturing a huge number of diverse, complex products for major retailers every year you can get involved in an array of day to day duties and ongoing projects.

We are recruiting for a Production Supervisor to work Sunday - Thursday, 8am - 4pm. You must also be flexible to cover other shifts occasionally.

Leading a team of up to 30 Operatives the Production Supervisor will ensure they meet personal and team objectives and continuously drive performance and improvements.


  • Plan daily labour and resources
  • Coach, mentor and train all staff
  • Utilise KPIs to measure performance
  • Complete daily shift reports
  • People management - absence, disciplinary and performance
  • Monitor OEE, labour, waste and identify areas for cost savings
  • Support new product development factory trials
  • Lead CI projects and improvements
  • Attend production meetings
  • Succession planning
  • Recruitment

The successful candidate will demonstrate strong management skills with experience of working in food manufacturing.

Please apply today!

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REF. ZEG13636 By Focus Management

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Focus Management Consultants Ltd, Tel: +44 (0) 1625 560778

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