Production Shift Manager

  • Location

    Scunthorpe

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Manufacturing, Food Production

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Melanie Machin

  • Contact email:

    mmachin@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0117 906 5808

  • Job ref:

    IW-28-1

  • Published:

    3 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-23

  • Startdate:

    2021-02-19

Are you a Production Shift Manager with strong leadership skills? We are recruiting for a Production Shift Manager to join a highly successful and growing packaging manufacturer in Flixborough. Salary £30-32k per annum working 3 shift rotation Monday to Friday.
 
This is a brand new role for the company due to increased workload, so as Production Shift Manager you will be reporting into the Operations Manager, leading a team of up to 70 staff (approx. 20-25 per shift) including Shift Coordinators.
 
As Production Shift Manager, you will have overall accountability for managing the shifts to deliver customer requirements within expected timescales. You will ensure all production lines and processes are functioning efficiently and effectively and work closely with internal departments to deliver agreed production goals and targets. You will be intuitive to future demands and drive readiness within the teams to meet these needs. In leading, coaching and motivating your team, you will also conduct appraisals and any disciplinaries and investigations.
 
It is essential you are an experienced Production Shift Manager with a production/ manufacturing/ plastics or packaging background. You will be used to managing teams of up to 30-40 staff, with strong leadership and influencing skills. You will want to progress and grow within this expanding company in the future, and have effective decision making skills. Good IT skills are required for the role.
 
You will need your own transport due to the location of our client.
 
This role would suit: Production Shift Manager, Production Manager, Shift Manager, Cell Leader, Shift Team Leader, Shift Leader.