Focus Management

Production Shift Manager - Food Manufacturing - Lincolnshire

£30000 - £34000 per annum + Plus Bonus
29 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Dominic Cooke
Contract Type
Full Time

"800 employees and not one bad egg" - a recent quote attributed to this site. Please read on if a positive and enjoyable work environment is for you.

This company has invested a lot of time in really sharp recruitment practices; focusing on bringing on board good people managers, which in turn has led to a great factory of people. It has won new business and is in both profit and growth that has long term potential, evidenced by the recent recruitment of a permanent Project Engineering Manager.

This Production Shift Manager role's key responsibility is to continue the people focused culture and pro-actively and positively manage a team of operators, to ensure the customers' orders are met whilst ensuring high customer service is continued. KPI's will be an important management tool to ensure standards around quality, GMP and health & safety are met.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Working closely with team members to improve performance
  • Plan and arrange materials and labour
  • Be actively involved in recruiting the correct people into your team
  • Accommodate NPD trials

This company allows it's Production Shift Managers a lot of autonomy to manage your area, so you will need to be confident in your own ability to manage a team of people and motivate them to perform their duties. This business tries to look for ways to improve it's business, therefore an understanding of Lean methodology and CI knowledge will be particularly useful.

This is an excellent production facility with a strong management team. It supplies into the major retailers and has category lead status. The site supplies into different categories and has a wide product portfolio

We would recommend applying to this Shift Manager role today.

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REF. DAC12110b By Dominic Cooke

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