Assistant Production Shift Manager

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£27,000 - £29,000
Closing date
4 Feb 2022

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Food Manufacturing
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Assistant Production Shift Manager

Job ref: 7905 | £27,000 - £29,000 | Wiltshire

The company

You will be working for a traditional business that produces high-quality, organic, and chilled fresh products which are supplied to wholesalers and specialist retailers, plus direct to consumers.

The business has experienced phenomenal success and growth over the last few years, recently installing brand-new production lines and machinery to keep up with this increased demand.

The job

The Assistant Production Shift Manager job is a hands-on role that is responsible for the day-to-day management of the production staff and processes, ensuring a smooth and efficient operation of the unit.

Key tasks:

  • Plan production quantities in accordance with the production plan.
  • Ensure efficient production line management.
  • Operating and managing the filling, labelling and washing processes.
  • Oversee product quality and hygiene standards.
  • Ensure all related paperwork is accurately completed.

Your experience

Key attributes of the Assistant Production Shift Manager:

  • Food or beverage production experience, preferably within dairy products.
  • Experience of leading or managing a team.
  • Mechanically minded; able to fix broken down machinery.
  • Knowledge of Food Hygiene and Food Safety requirements is highly desirable.
  • Driving Licence preferred due to site location and shift times.

More details

The Assistant Production Shift Manager job is based in Wiltshire and is paying £27,000 - £29,000 (paid at £13 per hour, then rising to £14 per hour after 6 months).

The package includes 32 days holiday per year.

The working hours are Monday to Friday, rotating weekly shifts of 5 am – 1 pm / 1 pm – 9 pm.

How to apply

To be considered for the Assistant Production Shift Manager job, please click the Apply button.

After submitting your CV, we aim to contact you in 1-2 business days on the assumption that your skills and experience match the job requirements.

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Alternate job titles

Production Supervisor | Production Manager | Production Team Leader | Production Line Leader | Food Manufacturing Production Management Jobs | Food Production Jobs


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