Greencore Group

Lead Operator - Nights

01 May 2018
29 May 2018
Ms Natalia Currie
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a Lead Operator to work in our sushi factory and lead nominated colleagues and manage the consistent application of processes within a given area/line to ensure products are prepared/manufactured to the agreed standards and production plans. 


Main responsibilities

  • Deliver line/area productivity and efficiently targets, resolving problems and issues as they arise, produce ingredients or goods in line with the agreed production plan.

  • Continuously monitor raw materials/ingredients, all operational processes and the overall production environment to ensure that all activity comply with food safety manufacturing standards

  • Monitor the effectiveness of machinery and equipment, through Optimum Equipment Efficiency (OEE), highlighting trends and issues to ensure asset performance is consist and reliable

  • Promote a good health, safety and environmental culture within the department that complies with procedures, corrective actions and completes near miss reporting, to promote a safe working environment

  • Occasionally review operational trends within Line/Area to identify and act on opportunities that make sustainable improvements to increase quality, performance and/or profit in support of the shift operational plan

  • Provide training to operational staff

Ideal candidate

  • A good standard of education; demonstrates good literacy and numerical skills, able to understand, communicate and report clearly in English

  • Experience of operating as a lead operative within an FMCG environment

  • Basic Food Hygiene Accreditation, Allergen Awareness, Health and Safety (provided by Greencore)

  • Good problem solving skills and experience of using Lean practises to resolve production issue or enhance performance

  • Previous experience of directing a diverse workforce and leading team to deliver

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