Shift Manager

  • Production
  • South West
  • £Negotiable
  • W6063
  • If you would like to discuss this job, please contact:
    Dhrutee - 0345 2600 737

The Company

Are you an enthusiastic production professional looking for a new challenge in the chilled arena? This long established chilled food manufacturer is a prominent business within their sector, producing traditional products with a creative twist. Driven by product innovation and excellence they are seeking a proactive Shift Manager to join their team.

The Role

In this key management role you’ll be responsible for leading and improving production on a rotating shift basis, optimising product quality and efficiency in line with agreed budgets as well as food legislation. You’ll make sure that the production lines are running smoothly through effective management of processes, implementing GMP codes of practice, ensuring waste levels are within allowance whilst training and developing your team to achieve KPI objectives. Part of your day will be spent ensuring that areas are fully stocked of all materials that are required for the day as well we dealing with any machine or quality issues that may arise.

You’ll be assessing and evaluating production procedures, continuously striving for methods to improve product and line performance, guaranteeing product quality every time. In addition you’ll be leading and motivating your team to achieve set targets creating a positive and supportive environment whilst also promoting excellent health and safety standards.

The Person

We are looking for an enthusiastic and driven Shift Manager with a proven track record of enhancing production performance within a chilled food manufacturing environment. An understanding of technical and quality standards is essential along with excellent organisation, communication and interpersonal skills. You will be personable and approachable with the ability to communicate effectively and form positive and long-lasting relationships with internal and external customers.

The ability to work on your own initiative is advantageous as well as having excellent people management and delegation skills which will have been gained from managing a team. So if you are a self-motivated and positive professional looking for a hands on role within a highly regarded and progressive food business then apply now or call us on 0345 2600 737 to find out more.

Although we do our utmost to respond to all applicants, there are times when this is just not possible due to sheer volume so if you have not heard from us within 5 working days then we are sorry to say your application for this role has not been successful.

Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.