Production Leader

£25000 - £30000 per annum
03 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Caroline Johnson
Contract Type
Full Time
Role - Production Leader
Salary - £25,000 to £30,000
Location -London

A positive workplace, niche market and a true appreciation for quality staff- if these are all things that you look for in your next employer then this really could be the opportunity for you!

This exciting company is a well-established and growing premium business that is constantly growing and striving to be the leading name in the marketplace. With this in mind, they are looking for a responsible and tenacious individual who is a quick thinker in a fast-paced environment and works well under pressure. As a Production Leader, you will have the ability to work well in a team and be willing to get stuck in and challenge existing ideas.

The Production Leader will:
*Ensure that a safe working environment exists for all employees and that the operation meets the standards set out in the Group Health & Safety policy.
*Maintain standards of quality, food safety, hygiene and housekeeping within your area through GMP to ensure that both the business and customer standards are fully met.
*Be managing the site, including site safety, controlling stock movements, conducting quality checks and making sure all processes on site are adhered to, whilst constantly working towards improving all of the above.
*Manage the performance of the team and also develop the team by actively coaching them to the required level of competence to encourage continuous improvement and high levels of efficiency.

If these responsibilities are ones you have previously taken on and you have graduated in a relevant degree, then this could certainly be the perfect step to fast track your career in the food industry.

In addition to the above, it would advantageous to have experience within the food manufacturing environment due to the nature of the company and products that they produce. This could have been in a similar role such as a Production Manager, Team Manager, Shift Manager, Section Manager, Section Leader, Line Leader, Production Supervisor or similar.

To be considered, please click Apply or alternatively contact Caroline at Zest Solutions on 01173252999 or send an email to

Here at Zest we specialise in placing professionals, like yourself, into the food and drink manufacturing industries and Caroline Johnson looks after roles such as a Production Manager, Shift Manager, Operations Manager or alternatively roles within Quality and Technical, Supply Chain or NPD.