Shift Production Supervisor

The SmartList
04 Jul 2017
01 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Job Description REFERENCE: MNAJV132

LOCATION: Wolverhampton

JOB TITLE: Shift Production Supervisor

SALARY: GBP24,000 - GBP 28,000 per annum

WORKING HOURS: You will be expected to work as part of a rolling shift pattern (weeks of days and nights) this will be as follows: 1 week in 3 or 1 week in 4 of nights.

Day shifts: Monday - Friday (4 days per week) 6:30am till 7pm
Night shifts: Monday - Thursday 6:30pm till 7am

THE COMPANY: Our client is a well-established food manufacturing company based in Wolverhampton, who develop and produce a range of quality biscuit and crumb products for use in the food industry. Due to the success of the company they are currently undergoing a rapid expansion programme, and are looking for a Shift Production Supervisor to join their workforce.

THE ROLE: This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful and growing company, with further plans for expansion. We are looking for a competent candidate who has can take on this role and that has aspirations to progress and grow their role within the company.

As the Shift Production Supervisor you will be responsible for managing a team of 4 on a baking line, in all aspects of production and quality.

Main Duties of the Shift Production Supervisor role to include:-
To effectively manage and motivate a team of 4 to meet production targets.
Ensure the final product meets customer specifications.
To maximise production efficiency to ensure plan is met on a shift basis.
To ensure all paperwork and systems are completed and accurate in accordance with company procedures.
To ensure all areas comply with hygienic audits, both internal and external.
To assist in the training and development of new starters.
Monitor, control and minimise waste.
Play an active part in continuous improvement.
Ensure food safety legislation and company policies and procedures are adhered to.
Ensure all health and safety is strictly adhered to.

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate will be passionate in their approach to work. You will have previous experience in production, ideally gained within the food manufacturing industry. You must have a positive and can-do attitude. Training will be provided on the management of equipment, record keeping process and staff management, therefore, it is important that you are open to feedback and willing to undertake further self-development.

Essential criteria for the Shift Production Supervisor role:
Flexible approach to working hours
Able to perform under pressure in a team environment
Previous production and staff management experience
Good record keeping ability
Willing to undertake further training
Live within a commutable distance to Wolverhampton.

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