Production Shift Manager (Manufacturing / FMCG)

Job Title: Production Shift Manager (Manufacturing / FMCG)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigan, Greater Manchester
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J897529_1540285529
Contact Name: Rebecca Mitty
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 23, 2018 10:05

Job Description

An exciting position for a Production Shift Manager has just come up in the Wigan Area. We are currently looking for someone who has a background in manufacturing who is exciting to take on this fast paced opportunnity to work for this fantastic company.

As Shift manager you will assume full responsibility for around 55 - 60 personnel across all production areas on a rotating shift basis. You will be robust and consistent in your approach to meeting the business needs. You will actively promote a cultural change and continually seek to improve our practices. You will improve effectiveness and efficiencies in labour, equipment use and health & safety.

Your new role:

  • Ensure that all staff are trained to carry out tasks
  • Deal with poor performance in a constructive way
  • Ensure our customers always receive the best quality products
  • Monitor and reduce waste generation
  • Analyse equipment downtime to identify improvement opportunities and liaise with the Maintenance team using the Shop floor on line system (SFOL);
  • Collate all production sheets to track line performance and work with team leaders to improve where possible;
  • Ensure the production figures, labour recovery and labour transfer information are recorded and added to the system on a shift by shift basis;

Qualitys we are looking for in you:

  • Proactive
  • Dynamic
  • A Problem Solver
  • An Effective Communicator
  • Technically Competant

If you have a background in manufacturing and are looking for a team leader positon in a FMCG environment, please apply below. Interveiws will be held very soon.

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