Assistant Food Production Shift Manager
Anonymous 30000.00 British Pound . GBP Per annum
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Manufacturing Operations
Assistant Shift Manager - Wellingborough - £24-30k DOE - Rotation day shift - Monday to Friday
Assistant Food Production Shift Manager
Monday to Friday - Rotating Shifts
5.45am to 2.15pm and 1.30pm to 10.00pm
Salary £24-30k (Depending on experience)
Our long established, family-owned food production client in Wellingborough, who we have a long working relationship with, are going through a period of growth and are now recruiting for an Assistant Shift Manager to join their Operations team with a working requirement of Rotating Shifts, Monday to Friday, for 42.5 hours a week.
The Assistant Shift Manager will be reporting to the Operations Manager or Shift Manager, and will be involved in developing & leading the Technical Team to increase & improve standards and compliance. The role would suit somebody who has good all-round experience in food production and warehousing and is looking for their first introduction into a managerial role within this field.
This company is a supplier of choice for many well-known retail companies, and have a production & warehousing facility based in Wellingborough - commutable locations include Northampton, Milton Keynes, Rushden, Higham Ferrers, Kettering, Corby, Market Harborough, and Bedford.
The main duties & responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to:
Supporting and covering for the Operations and Shift Manager, and take responsibility for leading and management of parts of the Operations team, and functions
Ensure high standards of manufacturing, storage, and finished goods quality in line with customer and company requirements, specifications & standards
Support and guide team members who usually report to Shift Managers, providing a consistent and fair approach across all shifts & departments
Line management duties including performance, conduct, and training and development reviews and appraisals
Conduct regular handover meetings, ensure accurate stock control of materials, consumables, and finished goods, as well as other operational tasks
Promote working and management best practices, continuous improvement in manufacturing processes and working attitude, and ensuring compliance with all legal & safety requirements surrounding employment, food, health, and safety.
Ensuring that daily and weekly activities are completed in an efficient, cost effective and timely manner and in line with the production and sales delivery plan.
Reporting against agreed key targets and KPI's including throughput versus the production plan, productivity, wastage and stock accuracy.
Highly sought experience & attributes for this position include:
Take pride in your customer service ethos, with internal & external communication, and strive to exceed expectations
Confident in computer literacy, and with communicating to all levels of staff within the company
Knowledge and experience of the food production and manufacturing environment
High levels of self-motivation; strong desire for continuous improvement; a hands-on, can-do attitude; flexible approach to work; enjoyment in and desire to work closely as part of a team
This role is ideal for someone who has shown leadership, management and motivation skills and abilities within their team and environment, is experienced within the production industry & environment, and is able to demonstrate their ability to problem solve, organise & prioritise work and tasks, and plan & analyse resources & operationsFull training and support will be given in the role.
If you feel you are suitable for this role, please get in touch with us on (phone number removed)
Key words: food, production, management, operations, warehousing, leadership, shift, customer service, planning, problem solving, organised, planning, performance, engineering, maintenance, supply, ingredients, materials
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