Production Line Leader

b3 jobs
South East England
c. £19,500 - £20,500
Closing date
26 Oct 2019

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Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Kent, Maidstone, South East England
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Production Line Leader

Job ref: 62409 | c. £19,500 - £20,500 | South East

The company

A position has arisen for a Production Line Leader working for a family owned business which grows high-quality, award-winning produce which is supplied to the major UK multiples and food manufacturers.

The job

Reporting to the Head of Production, the purpose of your role will be to oversee the running of the production line plus lead, motivate and develop the production team, whilst ensuring planned output requirements and quality standards are met.

In addition, you will ensure all health and safety guidelines are followed, review team performance regularly to identify areas for improvement, carry out QA checks, report any equipment defaults, ensure regular communication with the production team to carry out their role to the maximum effect plus contribute to the planning, organisation, operation and installation of all new processes and equipment within the factory.

Your experience

We are seeking a committed and positive individual with food production/processing experience, most preferably fresh produce. You will have stocktaking and barcoding experience, possess good IT skills including Excel, Word and Outlook plus a positive attitude to drive forward continuous improvement. A full UK valid driving licence is required due to rural location.

More details

The Production Line Leader job is based in the South East region and is paying c. £19,500 - £20,500. The shift pattern will be 2 on, 2 off, 3 on, 2 off.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Production Line Leader job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Suzy Standen-Payne, quoting job reference 62409.

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Alternate job titles

Production Team Manager | Production Team Leader | Production Shift Supervisor | Production Supervisor | Food Manufacturing Production Jobs in Kent

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