Production Manager

Recruiter
DR Newitt
Location
Lothians
Salary
A starting salary commensurate with position experience (up to £30,000).
Posted
25 Apr 2019
Closes
25 May 2019
Ref
SNPMEL
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client, are a privately-owned Food Manufacturer who are currently experience rapid growth.  An opportunity to join them has become vacant for a Production Team Leader.

The role

  • Responsible for direct supervision of all production activities and for delivering the production plan in the most efficient and cost effective manner, whilst maintaining the required quality standards and food safety expectations.
  • Allocate tasks; provide instructions & advice to Operatives.
  • Be responsible for the following on shift: Performance, H&S, Quality, GMP & Hygiene.
  • Continually monitor production on all lines to ensure production plan is achieved, whilst adhering to the process controls required.
  • Investigate & implement efficiency and cost saving tasks.
  • Develop his/her team and ensure robust training and development plans are in place to raise the overall competence level of his/her team.
  • This person should have experience in production and be able to perform to the high standards achieved through BRC accreditation.

The candidate

  • Previous experience working in a production supervisor role or similar is essential.
  • Previous experience of working in the food industry is essential.
  • Knowledge of food legislation standards.
  • Awareness of Health and Safety legislation and regulations.
  • Food Hygiene Certificate is desirable.
  • A desire to deliver results and the drive to exceed expectations.
  • Excellent decision making and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to be flexible to meet business needs.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal).
  • A team player.
  • Self-motivated and a strong commitment to personal development.
  • Professional approach and attitude.
  • Proficient in English (literacy and numeracy).

What’s on offer?

  • Working hours are Monday to Friday 08.00 - 17.00
  • A starting salary commensurate with experience. Up to £30,000.
  • Pension
  • 28 days annual leave 

If you are interested in this position then please forward a copy of your most up to date CV to Simon Norris.

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