Greencore Group

Production Supervisor - Nights

Northamptonshire, Northampton
10 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Greencore Group
Contract Type
Full Time

The Role

Interested in joining a company that offers fantastic careers in food?

We've got a great opportunity for a Production Supervisor known as a Senior Front Line Manager to join our team here at Greencore. As Senior Manager you'll lead a team, and manage the consistent application of processes within your department, ensuring that products are manufactured to the agreed production plan and standard.

A little about Greencore

Greencore Group is a leading international manufacturer of convenience foods. Our ambition doesn't stop at being the world's largest sandwich producer, we're looking for passionate, talented people who can help us to drive our future success. People who innovate, create, lead and inspire. We set the bar high, and expect that our people do too.

Greencore Food to Go Northampton is undergoing unprecedented growth with over £30 Million invested in our site. The end result is that we have recently opened our 4th unit and are in the process of building our 5th, which is due to open in early 2017. Greencore always look to put people at the core, and at Northampton our Learning and Development team have delivered well over 30,000 hours of training in the past year alone. We offer a clear and well defined career path and will actively look at how we can enable our colleagues to push themselves forward.

What you'll be doing

The main focus of your role will be to ensure that your department is producing goods in line with the agreed production plan. You'll continuously monitor raw materials, all operational processes and the overall production environment to ensure that all activity comply with food safety manufacturing standards.

So it is essential that you have excellent communication skills and you liaise closely with you team at all times. This will be key to understanding progress against plan and giving you the ability to highlight any areas of risk to achieving target at the earliest point.

Within any of our production areas, a safe working environment is essential at all times, so as Senior Front Line Manager, you'll actively promote a SHE culture within your department and adherence to procedures within your team.

We'll also be looking for you to actively contribute to both customer and technical process development reviews, promoting improvement to quality and consistency of production.

What you'll need

You will already have experience of working within FMCG and will bring with you experience of managing diverse teams in a complex manufacturing environment.

You will have an advanced food hygiene accreditation with HACCP level 2. Certification in yellow belt six sigma and IOSH level 2, would also be extremely useful.

Not only will you be working for one of the country's leading food manufacturers you'll also get to work for a company that really does put people at the core.