Shift Manager

£35000 - £40000 per annum
11 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
Michael Dungworth
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

This role provides the opportunity to develop and optimise the production process at a state of the art facility. The new production plant which is under construction will require a Shift Manager to commission and optimise manufacturing once fully operational.

Client Details

Our client are innovators in the food manufacturing sector and pride themselves on the passion for their products and people that go into making them.


Reporting into the Operations Manager this role will form part of the management team of a fast paced, manufacturing site. The high-care production process requires a forward thinking manager with ambition for a new challenge.

Other day to day responsibilities will include:

  • Commissioning new machinery, support recruitment of operatives and train staff ready for operations
  • Manage large teams of up to 30 personnel of varying levels
  • Ensuring a proactive health and safety environment is maintained at all times throughout commissioning and the manufacturing process
  • Leading the production from the front, focusing on continuous improvements and cost savings
  • Creating a strong team orientated culture driven to perform


The successful Shift Manager will have a range of the following:
  • Well qualified in food manufacturing
  • Experience within fast paced, high care food manufacturing management
  • Knowledge and experience in lean and continuous improvement
  • Ability to lead a team to meet KPI's
  • Have career ambition to provide internal succession

  • Job Offer

    The opportunity to work for well regarded organisation providing a competitive salary + package.

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