Production Line Leader (Food Industry)

9.00 - 9.50 GBP Hourly + GBP9 - GBP9.50/hour
05 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2019
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Job Title: Production Line Supervisor (Food Industry)

Location: Birmingham

Salary: GBP9.00 - GBP9.50 p/h

Hours: Monday - Friday 40 hours per week

Shift Times: 0600 - (with ability for overtime)

An opportunity has arisen for a Team Leader to join our production team based in Birmingham. The right candidate will be required to work a set shift pattern (0600 - ). Your responsibilities will be to:

* Lead and effectively manage a team of General and Machine Operators on a packing line

* Ensure the operators work to the defined standards of performance and behaviour

* Measure and record the lines performance taking appropriate actions where necessary

* Organise and complete product changeovers within the standard planned time

* Support the Supervisor to achieve the shifts KPIs and to escalate issues to promptly

* Complete all quality control documentation accurately and clearly

* Apply Continuous Improvement techniques such as 5 Whys to problem solving

* 100% compliance with Food Safety Regulations, quality, housekeeping and safety systems

Suitable candidates will need to demonstrate that they have the following key skills and traits, which will enable them to be effective in the role of Team Leader:

* Possess good leadership and managerial skills

* A team player

* Good motivator

* A responsible attitude

* Professional and Positive

* Remaining calm under pressure

* Confident when speaking to and challenging team

* Effective communicator - written and verbal

* Strong sense of honesty and Integrity

* Good level of numeracy

* Be able to use computer or IT equipment proficiently


* previous experience in a similar role or in a food-based manufacturing environment.

* be proficient in Microsoft Word & Excel

What is on offer: -

* Pay increases as experience and competence signed off.

For any further questions or to fast track your application please contact Bluebells directly between 11am - 5pm