Production Shift Manager

Location
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Salary
up to £32k
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
01 Sep 2017
Ref
3456
Contract Type
Full Time

Part of a well-known Fresh Produce Group, our Client is a supplier of Fruit to the UK's foremost supermarket chain on an exclusive relationship basis. They currently offer the position of Production Shift Manager to join the business in a key position.  

Reporting directly to and supporting the Production Manager, you will be responsible for the Production team, delivering departmental strategy to achieve the most cost effective service to the business. This role will take responsibility for the production process, managing production lines in a busy packhouse environment to ensure efficient and timely despatch of quality produce that meets customer expectations at all times. Monitoring stock levels, liaising with the quality team on issues identified to rectify, and to manage the team with development and motivation being integral.
    
The role of Production Shift Manager would suit a strong character with superb man management skills, gained in current employment at a similar level over the past 4/5 years. To be considered, you will be required to effectively demonstrate competency and evidence ways in which you have directly influenced and added value. The ability to work well under and handle pressure in an extremely fast paced environment will be paramount. 

The ideal candidate will have gained experience in a comparable role. Knowledge of the fruit sector and the relevant legislative / regulatory framework appropriate for the business would also be desirable.  

Please call our team to discuss the role of Production Shift Manager on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send an up to date CV for consideration.