Production Line Team Leader

Location
West Midlands
Salary
c£30-35k
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Ref
CF16819
Function
Production
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

The organisation

An expanding FMCG Food business based in the West Midlands seeking to recruit a Production Line Team Leader.

The Role

Reporting to the Operations Manager and manging a team of 5 direct reports plus a wider team of line operatives, your duties will include:

Monitor record and review production including productivity, efficiency, downtime, lost time and adherence to plan, taking necessary corrective action to achieve production out times whilst maintaining product quality.

Assume responsibility for all aspects of supervision for their team including training, communication, motivation, absence management, performance reviews.

To monitor product quality along the production lines to the agreed specifications

To ensure the production line staff adhere to good manufacturing practice

Liaise with other line leaders in order to best utilise staff to ensure maximum efficiency

Participate in training events and take responsibility for self-learning.

The candidate

2+ years within a line leader, team manager or supervisory role within Food Manufacturing

Experience within either a high risk or bakery production environment is essential

Effective communicator with a proactive approach

Self-starter  

Ideally degree educated or relevant industry qualification