Packing Shift Supervisor - Pharmaceuticals

Job Title: Packing Shift Supervisor - Pharmaceuticals
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bolton, Greater Manchester
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J908260_1620376102
Contact Name: Ben George
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 07, 2021 09:28

Job Description

Role: Packing Shift Supervisor - Pharmaceuticals

Salary: £ Competitive

Location: Greater Manchester

Shifts Rotating! 6-2 / 2-10

Russell Taylor Group has a fantastic opportunity for a Packing Shift Supervisor to join a Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Company based within Greater Manchester. This is an excellent opportunity to Supervise the Packaging Team. You will have a years experience supervising a team, packaging, pharmaceutical with GMP experience.


  • Maintaining a high standard of Quality records, liaising with Quality Administration team
  • Enforcing (GMP) in terms of dress, working methods and housekeeping
  • Assisting Human Resources (HR) with return to work process, disciplinary processes and completion of timesheets
  • Ensure that Health and Safety policies are adhered to.
  • Training and developing staff.
  • Setting a flexible working example including working overtime
  • Contribute to the continual improvement of the business.
  • Work with all internal customers and departments to ensure that the production plan is delivered in the correct quantities at the right quality in a hygienic, safe manner and within the values of our business and within the time frame of the Production Plan.
  • Act as a link for people, production and line issues bringing to attention any significant matters or those that remain unresolved in a timely manner.
  • Be responsible for ensuring that the defined start up and shut down procedures are followed with any issues being recorded and communicated to the Packing Manager, Engineering Manager and on-coming Team Leader. (Written and Verbal)
  • To drive a culture of constant and continuous improvement be demonstrating commitment to challenging both self and teams to perform better / more efficiently.
  • To be responsible for identifying root cause for poor performance, working with the Packing Manager


  • 1 years supervisory experience in Production Team Leading and / or in a similar Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) packing operation
  • Demonstrate excellent team building, team working and motivational skills
  • Demonstrate troubleshooting abilities
  • Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues at all levels
  • Knowledge of Quality Management Systems, Health and Safety and Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Systems
  • Undertaking of Key Performance Indicators (KPI's)
  • An understanding of Added Value Methodologies and Implementation
  • Minimum basic IT skills including Word and Excel

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