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Shift Manager

Silven Recruitment Limited
North Wales, Wirral, Merseyside
Closing date
13 Jul 2024

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Contract Type
Operations, Other Job Function, Production
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Job Title: Shift Manager

Location: North Wales, Wirral, Merseyside

Salary: £42,000


The Company:

My client is a market leading food manufacturer that has seen impressive growth in its sector over the last few years. An opportunity now exists for a Team Leader to play a key part in driving change.


The Candidate:

We’re looking for a graduate calibre individual who can drive change, who thrives on responsibility and who wants to make a real difference.


You’ll have a significant amount of high-speed production management experience in FMCG or food manufacturing along with a strong track record of performance improvement on both a personal and organisational level.


You’ll be a role model for your team, always delivering the very highest standards and working with openness, honesty and integrity. Your well-developed influencing skills will make you successful in this key role.


The Role:

  • Communicate and consistently implement Company policies (H&S, Housekeeping etc)
  • Liaise with engineering to ensure plant is operating to optimal standard and ensure action is taken as appropriate
  • Accountable for KPI’s on an hourly/daily basis.
  • Use and promote CI techniques to deliver agreed KPI’s
  • Manage the performance and behaviour of all team members in line with current procedures.
  • Conduct investigations in a timely manner (H&S, food safety, conduct issues)
  • Labour management – recording of holidays etc.
  • Control breaks to maximise throughput & hygiene.
  • Ensure plant, labour and materials are available to meet the daily production plan
  • Accurately record hourly waste, efficiency and yield by line and action any non-conformances
  • Ensure accurate recording of all downtime on OPE sheet and where required generate five why analysis and ensure appropriate action is taken
  • Input OPE information onto toolkit database at end of shift & verify
  • Propose and implement corrective actions to link in with Company Quality team activities and all audit requirements
  • Train, coach and develop all staff as required and maintain skills matrix process


To apply, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref LO/16403 to or for a confidential discussion, please call me on 0161 832 7463 or 07792 466140.


The Silven team is full of passionate, committed and personable people, who have built their careers recruiting into their specialist markets.

We’ve developed many long standing client and candidate relationships along the way; mainly because we delight in helping companies to realise their plans and in assisting candidates to advance their careers.

If you are a client or candidate seeking advice and a service based on experience and knowledge of your market, we’d love to hear from you. Contacting us could be the best thing you do today.

Company info
0845 0036872
Clarence House
4 Clarence Street
Greater Manchester
M2 4DW

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