Production Section Leader - Nights (18.30-03.00)

£26000 - £28500 per annum, Benefits: pension & benefits
12 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
Helen Darnell
Contract Type
Full Time
5 from 7 nights 6.30pm - 3am

A large food manufacturer with a site in the Spalding area is now seeking a Production Supervisor / Section Leader to cover the night shift on the Production Floor. The Production Supervisor / Section Leader will be responsible for supervising developing and motivating their team in a consistent and safe way and in an environment of continuous improvement, focused on producing products to specified quality and customer standards in a cost efficient manner.

The successful Production Supervisor will have previous experience of managing teams in a modern, fast paced manufacturing environment (food preferable). You will have a positive ‘can do` attitude with proven experience of working in a team environment.

Responsibilities of the Production Supervisor / Section Leader include:
Encourage a safe working environment for all employees by supporting and enforcing Group Health and Safety policy.
Ensure team are performing to quality standards in terms of GMP, food safety, product quality etc
Manage performance and attendance of the team including first level formal written disciplinary action, performance review, and absence management
Ensure that operatives are coached and trained in all aspects of their role, including health and safety, GMP, food safety standards and quality control procedures in order to maintain a cross - functional, multi - skilled workforce.
Participate in NPD processes and production trials to ensure that they run successfully
Manage improvement activities including KPIs, waste management and production control processes and associated administration and record keeping.
Manage breaks and the shift changeover process
Undertake team briefs on a daily basis that focus on key performance measures aligned to local productivity and performance and to wider business issues.
In conjunction with HR participate in staff recruitment processes and induction.
Carry out necessary administrative tasks and produce data / reports as required

Application via CV

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