Team Leader (Nights)

Adelie Foods.
Redmoor, Milton Keynes
up to £27,000 per annum
23 Nov 2018
23 Dec 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

What we do

Adelie Foods is the UK’s leading Food to Go business, supplying the UK retail and foodservice sectors with an unrivalled portfolio of consumer insight-led chilled food product. From its four manufacturing locations and seven distribution centres across the country, Adelie supplies a diverse range of retail and foodservice customers with a £250 million turnover.

We are currently recruiting for a Team Leader (Nights) to work in our Fill Room based in Redmoor, Milton Keynes.

What you’ll do

  • Ensure health and safety standards are maintained within the area
  • Ensure all accidents are reported to the Production manager within 30 minutes
  • Ensure that the area uses good health and safety principles, investigate problems, agree actions and implement them
  • Manage and control your Production KPI’s effectively and efficiently
  • Ensure that all quality issues are reported to the right person, and GMP and house keeping standards maintained
  • Ensure that absence management is carried out in a timely manner including first stage disciplinary action
  • Support NPD trial processes and site visits
  • To escalate both food and health and safety issues to the appropriate levels
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures
  • Liaise with the Engineering team to ensure appropriate response and on-going maintenance
  • Communicate and work with other departments to ensure excellent customer service

This role is a full-time, working 42 hours per week, working 4 on 4 off shift pattern, from 18:00 to 06:00. 

What you’ll need

  • Experience of working within the Chilled Food Manufacturing environment
  • Excellent team player
  • Good organisational and effective influencing skills
  • Efficient work style within a fast paced pressurised environment
  • Competent in English Language with an ability to demonstrate both verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to build strong working relationships
  • Competent numeracy, literacy and PC / systems skills
  • Proven effective people management skills
  • Self-motivated with an enthusiastic approach
  • Flexible attitude to work and ability to adapt to changing demands and requirements
  • Demonstrate a progressive attitude towards developing knowledge and skills

 What you’ll get  

  • Salary, up to £27,000 per annum
  • 23 Days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Free parking on site
  • Free Lunch

Apply Now – it will take you 5 minutes – we will call you to come in and meet the team


Adelie Foods confirms its commitment to equality of opportunity in all areas of its work. All individuals will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.

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