Production Shift Manager (FTC)

Scantec Personnel Limited
36000.00 GBP Annual
09 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Production Shift Manager (FTC until end of 2017)

FMCG Food Manufacturing - DAYS

GBP36,000 pro-rata

Kings Lynn, Wisbech, Spalding, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Lincolnshire.

A leading FMCG manufacturer is now seeking a Shift Manager to cover days on a fixed term contract until the end of 2017. Reporting to the Manufacturing Manager, the successful Shift Manager will be responsible for proactively managing a team to meet daily and weekly production plans whilst working to the company quality, safety and environmental frameworks, developing a team working and continuous improvement culture.

The successful Production Shift Manager will have previous line management experience in a fast paced FMCG manufacturing environment. You will ideally hold a food safety and IOSH qualification and can demonstrate experience of managing and achieving KPIs and influencing a culture of continuous improvement on a day to day basis.

Production Shift Manager responsibilities include:

- Team Management - leading development and organisational change through staff recruitment, training and development including appraisals and disciplinary processes
- Implement production KPIs aligned with business objectives
- Drive costs savings through efficient use of resources at your disposal.
- Be aware of daily service levels for area of responsibility and a plan to achieve required service levels within the agreed timeframe
- Be commercially focused and implement continuous improvement initiatives that increase performance
- Support CAPEX proposals in line with safety, OEE, and quality improvements, with a view to reduce operating costs
- Improve performance and reduce waste
- Ensure appropriately trained resource is available to ensure consistent achievement of food safety, quality and GMP standards.
- Review and implement all legislative and ethical standards with regard to HSE, food hygiene and staff management.
- Attend daily production/planning meeting with appropriate preparation
- Review team priorities & progress daily and weekly
- Work closely with support functions (H&S, HR, Quality, NPD, Logistics, Site Engineering including services and Finance) to identify resources required to action any outstanding issues

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