Focus Management

Production Supervisor, Lincolnshire

£20000 - £26000 per annum
28 Nov 2016
26 Dec 2016
Zoe Gmaj
Contract Type
Full Time

Strong leader(s) with people management experience required for a leading food manufacturer based in South Lincolnshire.

Production Supervisor(s) required for a growing food manufacturer in South Lincolnshire. This is an opportunity to join a business that strives to be the best and is continually growing due to winning large new retailer contracts. Strong leaders who can motivate, coach and develop their staff are needed to manage teams of 20-30 operatives across a number of fast-paced chilled manufacturing lines.

This is an innovative company developing and launching a large number of products ever year to the major UK retailers. In the factory you will be working with complex multi-component products so production is busy, fast-paced and always challenging! It is a great place for an energetic, passionate leader who enjoys thinking on their feet and can adapt to change. This is somewhere you can have a career, with lots of improvements projects and a clear career path and opportunities for progression.

We have two roles available:

Night shift - 5 days from 7: 6.30pm - 3am


Day shift - 12 hours days on a 3,2,2 shift pattern 6am - 6pm


Night shift - 12 hour nights on a 3,2,2 shift pattern 6pm - 6am

Responsibilities include:

  • Plan labour and production at beginning of shift
  • Lead, coach motivate and develop a team of production operatives.
  • Manage performance through the use of KPIs
  • Measure waste, efficiency (OEE), downtime and identify ways to improve
  • Encourage a culture of Continuous Improvements
  • Line management of staff - appraisals, disciplinary, absence and return to work meetings
  • Attend regular production meetings

The successful candidates for the role of Production Supervisor will have experience of working in food manufacturing, strong people management skills and a passion and energy for developing and inspiring others. You will be adaptable, flexible and able to work well under pressure.

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REF. ZEG13636 By Focus Management

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