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Afternoon Production Shift Manager

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  • Corwen, UK
  • Permanent,
  • Manufacturing,
  • WRE/RB/APSM
  • 19/07/2024
Job description

Afternoon Production Shift Manager

£45k per annum

Monday – Friday / 2pm – 10pm

Corwen

Our client based in Corwen are looking for an Afternoon Production Shift Manager to join their team on a permanent basis.  A well-established business, our client is looking someone to grow and develop within their role and can offer a future progression plan.  As the Afternoon Production Shift Manager you will ensure smooth running of the shift, prioritising health & safety and food safety. operational KPIs of output, waste, product quality are recorded accurately and consistently achieved.

Performance Objectives

·        Be a Health and Safety Champion, always putting health and safety first and supporting and educating your team on best practices and procedures.

·        Hold your team accountable for their own health and safety by ensuring they always follow health and safety procedures.

·        Working closely with H&S to follow up on any H&S concerns raised by your team, and always communicating back to your team.

·        Embed a continuous improvement culture on shift by ensuring near miss incidents are reported, documented and feedback given back to your team on the issues raised.

·        Ensure Line Leaders are coaching and mentoring the team when procedures are not followed, and repeated issues or serious misconduct is escalated to you. Work closely with H&S and HR to resolve these incidences.

·        Create an environment where food safety is a priority.

·        Demonstrate critical to quality behaviours to embed that food safety and product quality take a precedence over product volumes.

·        Ensure all food safety processes are being followed

·        Ensure that any errors, hazards or breakages are escalated to you quickly and you work with on Shift

·        QA to review risk and any immediate action.

·        Work closely with technical team to ensure market leading product quality.

·        Be a role model for our client’s values and hold your team accountable to these high standards.

·        Engage, motivate and develop your team whilst actively managing any behaviour or performance concerns.

·        Identify and support the training needs of your new and existing team members.

·        Manage, support & develop all employees on the shift ensuring that the team are adequately trained with good succession planning for the leaders and other key roles.

·        Manage the timesheet for the shift, ensuring this is accurate and up to date at the end of each shift.

·        Follow the appropriate process for approving leave for your team.

·        Working closely with HR, lead investigations, disciplinary or grievance meetings. Where appropriate and under the guidance of HR.

·        Supervise the smooth running of the Day Shift, being the point of contact for all management enquiries

·        Ensure that shift achieves the production plan with the best possible quality of bar minimising waste, rework and giveaway.

·        Manage the packing operation ensuring that the product is correctly labelled and efficiently packaged in accordance with the agreed technical standard & all production documents are completed correctly.

·        Record & assess all manufacturing KPI’s including giveaway, waste and OEE ensuring that machine availability and performance are maximized & rework is minimal.

·        Complete all production reports including the shift report, labour analysis, waste reports, OEE and any other reports deemed appropriate to record the performance of the shift.

·        Prepare corrective action where required ensuring the route cause is identified.

·        Implement Continuous Improvement throughout the process identifying both short term and long term opportunities.

·        Assess opportunities to improve capacity for short term and long terms gain.

Person Specification

·        A role model and ambassador of the company’s core values.

·        The ability to motivate, engage and develop a team.

·        Strong verbal communication skills.

·        Commercial awareness.

·        A keen eye for detail and a concern for product quality.

·        The ability to work with a range of people, demonstrating empathy and striving to achieve high performance targets.

·        Ability to identify the root cause of an issue and implement changes.

·        Ability to work as part of a team and create a positive environment.

·        Dynamic and sees change as an opportunity.

·        Have a continuous improvement approach to all things, including your own skills and development.

 

Benefits

·        Training opportunities

·        Opportunities for progression

·        Company events with prizes

·        Life Assurance

·        Pensions

·        Other benefits to be discussed

To apply please call gap personnel Wrexham branch on 01978 366 666 alternatively, send your CV to rebecca.brown@gap-personnel.com 

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If this role is permanent, gap personnel is operating as the employment agency. If this job is a temporary role, gap personnel is operating as the employment business.gap personnel is committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job

Whilst we endeavor to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future

By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy