Night Shift Manager

£25000 - £35000 per annum
29 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Caroline Johnson
Contract Type
Full Time
Role - Night Shift Manager
Salary - £25,000- £35,000
Location - Bristol

Experience within the production and supply chain function with a background in delivering products on time? Then this latest operational shift manager role could be the role you have been looking for.

The Production Shift Manager will:

*Have experience with working in an FMCG environment, ideally food or drink.
*Be able to take full responsibility for the quality of the product produced.
*Have a strong understanding of the warehousing, planning and transport functions
*Be able to successfully deliver projects on time
*Have responsibility for costs around labour and materials
*Be responsible for all people management activities- absence management, appraisals and discipline when needed.
*Lead, coach and motivate the team to maintain a great morale in the factory

If this sounds like the role for you and you have worked in a food manufacturing or FMCG environment previously (ideally high risk or chilled) - do not hesitate to apply for this exciting opportunity in the south west. You will also need to have the capacity to make difficult and complex decisions when needed, alongside having a proven track record of delivering success projects through an effective level of communication.

As a Shift Manager within this company, you must also have desire to get really stuck in with the role and company culture and also display a 'can-do' attitude. With this, it is also essential that you can develop relationships in a constructive way and build strong bonds with other members of management in order to really take the company forward.
For this role, you may have come from a similar production manager or shift manager, operations manager, section manager role.

To apply for this production role, please click apply below or alternatively contact Caroline on 01173 252 999 at Zest Solutions or contact us at

Here at Zest we specialise in placing professionals, like yourself, into the food and drink manufacturing industries. To be considered for this role, just get in contact with Caroline Johnson, providing your CV and any other relevant information we may need. Other roles we recruit for include Production Managers, Operations Managers, Technical Managers, NPD, Quality Controllers and QA Assistant's.