Production Shift Manager- Nights- 6 Month FTC

13 Mar 2019
10 Apr 2019
Caroline Johnson
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Role - Production Shift Manager (Nights)- 6 month FTC
Salary - Up to £45,000
Location - Somerset

Out of work and keen to get started? Wanting to pick up some more experience in a great food manufacturing facility? This contract role will suit a range of circumstances but one thing that is certain- you will be part of a growing and established business and really be able to get stuck in with implementing your ideas and making a difference.

As a multi-site manufacturer of well known, high quality products - this company are pleased to host a recently upgraded manufacturing facility and an effective training programme and benefits for all staff. With this in mind, they are constantly aiming to be the best in their competitive sector and therefore are now looking for an experienced shift manager to help develop and manage the process on the night shift for 6 months.

The Night Shift Manager will:
*Deliver all manufacturing KPI's and ensure that the budgets meet target.
*Be responsible for ensuring production is both on time and as efficient as possible whilst maintaining high levels of quality.
*Identify training and development needs of staff and carry out disciplinary & grievances as appropriate.
*Be responsible for the hygiene standards of the site and ensure they are at the highest standard.
*Build, maintain and promote a Continuous Improvement culture, encouraging TPM and Lean Manufacturing tools
*Lead, inspire and manage the manufacturing team, creating a highly engaged workforce
*Be a representative for Food Safety, Health & Safety & Quality and represent company standards at all times.
*Consistently identify opportunities to improve quality and reduce cost and increase efficiencies.

If this really does sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for, and you enjoy team management and mentoring and training staff within the production/ drink/ food manufacturing environment- do not hesitate to apply for this shift manager opportunity.

You may also have come from other more senior roles such as an Operations Manager or Manufacturing Manager. You could also be currently working as a senior or very experienced Production Team Leader or Supervisor.

To apply, please click Apply or alternatively, contact Caroline at Zest Solutions on 01173 252 999 or at

Here at Zest we specialise in placing professionals, like yourself, into the food and drink manufacturing industries. Also get in touch to find out about similar roles within Manufacturing such as a Production Supervisor, Manufacturing Manager, Factory Manager, Dairy Manager or Bakery Manager or alternatively Supply Chain focussed roles.


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