Role details

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Interim Production Shift Manager

Ipswich   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Inteirm Production Shift Manager in Food Manufacturing and Packaging
  • Highly competitive rate dependant on experience - Immediate Start!!

About Our Client

My client are part of leading UK food manufacturing and packaging business. Based in Ipswich this role is a key position for the business.

Job Description

  • Management of process equipment from batch plant to packaging.
  • Manage people / production against agreed business objectives.
  • Ensure hand over is controlled and maintain performance for the duration.
  • Have monthly team meetings. Communicate on current policy plans, people, concerns and general information.
    Communicate effectively within the shift and between shifts to enable accurate reporting to the production manager.
  • To plan and control shift personnel holidays and sickness to ensure sufficient manning at all times, within budget.
  • To ensure staff are fully trained to the required standard for their relevant role.
  • Present monthly results against KPIs to management.
  • Coach, develop and engage shift personnel ensuring continuous improvement of performance.
  • Deliver world class quality aligned with customer expectations.

The Successful Applicant

  • Background in team leadership within fast paced Manufacturing or FMCG environment
  • Ability to identify and develop team members
  • Ability to form and maintain good working relationship with colleagues of all levels
  • Translation of production plan into deployed labour
  • Understanding root cause Analysis and ability to implement
  • Communication skills at Team and Management level
  • Approachable & responsive.
  • Continuous Improvement

What's on Offer

6 Month Interim Opportunity with a highly competitive rate DoE