Shift Production Supervisor 

Ossett, West Yorkshire
£Excellent DOE Plus Pension Scheme, Life Assurance, Sick Pay Scheme 
04 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Shift Production Supervisor 
Ossett, West Yorkshire 
£Excellent DOE Plus Pension Scheme, Life Assurance, Sick Pay Scheme 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Shift Production Supervisor to join our client, a manufacturer of pioneering food products. 

Aiming to double their turnover in the next few years, this is undoubtedly an excellent platform for a talented manager or supervisor to firmly establish a career for the future. And, as the company grows, you’ll benefit from plenty of progression prospects. 

As a Shift Production Supervisor, working 12 hour shifts covering a 24/7 shift pattern, you’ll be responsible for leading and managing the day-to-day operation of the Plant’s highly automated bakery and packing operation. 

This will include overseeing production processes, health & safety, hygiene and quality, and ensuring the team meets their objectives, whilst maintaining the highest standards. This role requires a hands-on approach from a supervisor or manager willing to roll up their sleeves alongside the team to ensure that objectives are met. 

Some of your duties will include: 

– Taking the lead for customer visits/audits to your department 
– Supervising, motivating and organising the Plant Team, ensuring best use of resources 
– Ensuring production matches product specification 
– Identifying and establishing effective working relationships within the team and peers 
– Accurately and consistently measuring production performance for DWOR 
– Maximising the potential of all available resources 
– Using modern manufacturing techniques to drive a continuous improvement culture 

Please note, the ideal candidate will have plant bakery experience. 

However, to be considered for this position, you must have:
- A proven track record of supervisory or management experience, gained on an automated production line 
- Demonstrable 5S experience
- Experience of Lean manufacturing, continuous improvement, NEBOSH, BRC, ERP systems and HACCP 
- Root cause analysis and problem solving

As a Shift Production Supervisor, you’ll also need excellent communication skills, effective people management skills and strong problem solving abilities. 

Please note, previous applicants need not apply. 

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