Shift Manager

Location
Hereford and Worcester
Salary
Up to £45K + package
Posted
28 Jul 2017
Closes
25 Aug 2017
Ref
DW13276
Contact
David Woodward
Contract Type
Full Time
Company
This role is responsible for leading and coaching a production team for a multi-national, food manufacturing business. They are a leading business in their field. You will apply your knowledge and people skills to continually improve plant performance.

Responsibilities;
  • Actively engage and lead a diverse operational team.
  • Take the team with you to improve operational performance – sustainability through people.
  • Working towards improvement through the effective, efficient and safe utilisation of assets and materials to agreed targets and standards.
  • Lead operating loss analysis and work with the team to solve problems.
  • In addition to working towards existing KPIs, you will be responsible for a number of projects designed to generate improvements across the area.
  • Able to understand and deliver line financial performance.
  • Set the direction

You and your experience;
  • Team and positive people management experience is key!
  • Great if educated to degree standard but not essential.
  • Background in quality driven, high volume manufacturing. Food manufacturing or FMCG experience is a bonus.
  • Engineering knowledge is a benefit
  • KPI focused and enjoys problem solving.
  • Lean or CI qualified is an advantage

This is a great role if you like to get things done and want to strive to see positive results.