Job ref: 61923 | £22,000 | Home Counties / East Midlands
We are seeking a talented individual to work for a leading independent manufacturer of specialist products. The company can offer bespoke chilled or frozen products which are supplied into the manufacturing, service and retail sectors.
The purpose of the Despatch Supervisor is to oversee the operations, located in the despatch department ensuring maximum output, efficiency, on time, on cost, and to the required quality standard.
You will oversee staff in the department, ensure they are operating equipment in a safe manner, provide ongoing training, ensure regular rotation of stock, ensure machinery is kept in good condition, monitor product quality and escalate any issues to the technical department.
You will have some previous supervisory, line leading or similar experience within a food manufacturing environment – experience of chilled, high risk foods would be a distinct advantage. You will have excellent planning, organisational and communication skills, be a fast learner and be calm under pressure. You will have a good understanding of quality standards and H&S regulations and also preferably be food safety/food hygiene qualified.
The Despatch Supervisor job is based in the Home Counties / East Midlands region and is paying £22,000. This role is working on the back shift, 2pm – 10.30pm, Monday to Friday, however flexibility will be required.
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Alternative job titles
Production Team Leader | Production Line Leader | Assistant Production Manager | Production Supervisor | Production Shift Leader | East Midlands | Bedfordshire