Role details

Shift Manager

Coventry   •   £32,000 - £35,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Market Leading Manufacturer
  • Growing Company

About Our Client

This market leading organisation have an international presence & manufacturer an array of consumer products into major retailers. Their site in the Coventry area is going through an exciting period of growth & as the as the Shift Manager you will be play a key part in ensuring OTIF levels are maintained & that your team drives the business to continued success.

Job Description

As the Shift Manager you have the opportunity to join an exceptionally experienced operational team that are looking to drive the business forward & improve on their continued success. You will be working closely with the senior management team & key responsibilities will include:

  • Motivating, training & disciplining your team to ensure the department is performing in line with business requirements
  • Carrying out recruitment, induction, training & development as required
  • Monitoring production targets & driving performance ensuring continuous improvement approach at all times
  • Ensuring plans are met in the most efficient manner to deliver 100% plan attainment and customer service
  • Achieving operational responsiveness through the expediting of orders using tools such as the outstanding list to attain company on time in full (OTIF) objectives
  • Installing & maintaining performance boards in the area and use these as communication tools for the staff
  • Deliver daily briefings to the operative teams
  • Leading by example & demonstrate a safety first approach at all times & all safety procedures are followed at all times
  • Ensure all team members are fully trained on all aspects of their roles
  • Ensure the workplace is clean, tidy and organised at all times to facilitate a safe working environment & GMP
  • Ensure standards of hygiene and housekeeping are strictly maintained and conduct daily GMP audits demonstrating improvement
  • Ensure any non-conformances are fully documented and appropriate corrective action applied

The Successful Applicant

A Shift Production Manager with prior experience managing a team within a FMCG/ fast paced environment ideally 24/7 manufacturing environment & the following:

  • Health and Safety awareness (e.g. NEBOSH or IOSH trained)
  • The ability to think clearly & make quick decisions under pressure
  • An understanding of lean manufacturing & continuous improvement techniques
  • Effective communication of performance feedback & instruction to your team
  • The ability to motivate & encourage a team to reach defined KPIs

What's on Offer

Circa £32,000 - £35,000 + Benefits

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