Production Line Leader

Location: Yeovil
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: GAPYEO01

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Gap Personnel are recruiting for a Production Line Leader to work for a leading luxury food production organisation based near Yeovil, Somerset. This is an excellent opportunity to join a very successful organisation who are expanding and continuing to grow. We are seeking a Line Leader who takes pride in their work, are looking for a career with devilment, to join a friendly and well ran organisation.

The annual salary is £20,000 - £23,000pa dependant on experience. The working hours can be based over three shifts as follows:




Benefits include free parking, 20 days annual leave, 8 bank holidays and career development.

Your duties will include:

Production areas

Ensure staff are dressed appropriately and hygiene and cleanliness policies are being followed

Supervise production of food goods

Ensure QAS is being followed during the entire production and packing process

Fill out relevant data in the recipe sheets

Ensure staff are working cleanly and safely

Chocolate areas

Supervise chocolate production area and chocolate work

Setup chocolate machinery and ensure machines are operating at correct parameters eg Tempering temperatures, belt speeds etc

Responsible for correct clean down procedure of all chocolate machinery

Packing areas

Supervise staff during check weigh procedure

Ensure products are weighed to T1-T2 standard

Responsible for following metal detector and check weigh procedure

Set up and clean down flow wrapper and supervise staff while operating

Supervise stacking of pallets, and fill in a pallet manifest

Ensure yields are precisely taken and recorded

Ensure all working areas are kept clean and tidy

Ensure all products are packed as per the QAS