Production Toppings Line Leader Tuesday to Saturday AM

Location
Westhoughton, Bolton
Salary
Competative
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Oct 2017
Function
Production
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Department: Wingates Production

Job Title: Toppings Line Leader

Immediate Superior: Toppings Team Leader

Working Term: Tuesday-Saturday 6:30am – 2:30pm

Main Responsibilities:

  • Acting as a role model for all agreed people management practices, managing, guiding and coaching direct reports whilst demonstrating best practice at all times.
  •  Building effective relationships with Management teams across the plant
  •  Responsibility for streamlining and continually improving manufacturing processes.
  • Advising and coaching Team Members.
  •  Initiate plans and processes which minimise manufacturing costs through effective utilisation of manpower, equipment and materials. Assure attainment of business objectives and productions schedules while insuring product standards that will exceed our customers’ expectations.
  • Establish group and individual accountabilities throughout assigned departments for problem solving and cost reduction, both on a permanent and ad-hoc basis, depending on need. Encourage use of new techniques and focus on fact based problem solving.
  • Improve manpower utilization within existing departments and processes.
  • Manage spending against labour and material budgets in relation to changes in production volume.
  • Continually improve safety record.
  • The successful candidate will be an independent thinker with strong leadership skills. They will have the ability to plan and organise their work to meet deadlines and will be eager to learn.