We have a fantastic opportunity for a skilled production supervisor to join a friendly and dynamic team based in Chard. The role will involve supervising a busy, high volume food production line ensuring both staff and production efficiency is maintained.
The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring health and safety standards and policies are adhered to, and managing a team of approximately 20 employees, plus any temporary staff. They will need to manage and control labour costs and manage material usage and strive that production is as cost effective as possible. Quality control will also be key, and ensuring production pans are followed, addressing any possible issues throughout the shift and also during handover with the next shift leader.
To be considered for this role you will need to be able to demonstrate previous experience of managing staff and previous experience of working within a production (ideally food) environment. You will need to have great planning and organisational skills and have the ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people to get results. You will need to work well under pressure and be able to demonstrate good numeracy and literacy skills.
Please note the site is producing allergen products - (nuts and shellfish). This role will involve working 6am to 6pm Thursday, Friday and Saturday and every other Wednesday. The salary is competitive, and negotiable based on previous experience and skills and will be discussed with applicants.
For more information please call 01823334799 or apply below.
Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.