Production Manager

Job Title: Production Manager
Location: Cheshire
Salary: 35000
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Martin Willemsen
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 16, 2017 15:05

Job Description

Job Description

As Shift Production Manager, you will be responsible for leading a business unit to achieve a daily production schedule and drive continuous improvement in this area. You will be responsible for delivering product safely, to the required quality and lowest cost possible. An overview of your responsibilities is:

- Manage shift and labour levels to ensure production schedule can be met and delivered

- Chair daily review with Team Managers

- Carry out audits and drive actions from results

- Examine opportunities for improvements and ensure team is continuously improving

- Document shift handover and pass over to oncoming shift

- Manage waste and efficiencies on line to lower production costs

The Successful Applicant

Our successful candidate will be happy to work on day shifts, as Shift Production Manager, on site in Wigan, 5 days out of 7. You will be able to demonstrate the following attributes:

- Track record in leading production teams on shifts within the FMCG manufacturing industry

- Knowledge of food safety and awareness of health & safety policies

- Knowledgeable in lean manufacturing