Shift Manager - Food Manufacturing

Location
Gwent
Salary
£35000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted
19 Sep 2017
Closes
17 Oct 2017
Ref
JP/2962
Contact
John Pollard
Function
Production
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Shift Manager – Food Manufacturing

Location: South Wales
Salary: £35k-£38k (including shift allowance) plus benefits

Job Reference: JP/2962

Are you a Shift Manager with an eye for Continuous Improvement? Even better, are you a Six Sigma Green Belt or better? I want to hear from you.
Great brands, great products....very tasty! As is this opportunity!

The Company:

  • Branded and own label food manufacturer
  • Large site with considerable career development opportunities
  • Continuous Improvement culture

Based in South Wales, the company manufactures award-winning products, both branded and own-label. If you're interested in a company that has room for you to grow then look no further, particularly if you enjoy Continuous Improvement.

The Role:

  • Shift Management controlling an area of the factory
  • Playing a key role in the Lean Manufacturing strategy
  • Coaching the team for implementation of Lean tools

Reporting into the Operations Manager, this role will manage a large Production team in an area of the factory, driving Continuous Improvement through the implementation of Lean Manufacturing.

What You Get:

A competitive salary with a very good benefits package and an opportunity to progress into a number of different roles. You'll also be working for a company that makes some great food products!.

The Candidate:

  • Previous Shift Managemenet experience in FMCG, preferable food
  • Continuous Improvement experience
  • Green Belt Six Sigma preferred

In addition to your experience and track record in implementing Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques, you will be a manager tuned in to employee engagement to drive results.

Next steps.

Get in touch! If you think this role is for you, send me your CV to john.pollard@silven.co.uk with JP/2962 as a subject or give me a call on 0161 832 7463 (work) / 07792 465338 (mobile), and I'll be more than happy to have a chat and give you more information!
Not for you? That's ok! Maybe you know someone who would be suitable for this position? Pass them the link. Alternatively, if you are seeking your next opportunity in Operations in Wales, drop me an email. Other vacancies in the area are available!