Production Team Leader

Competitive D.O.E
04 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
Applicant Services
Contract Type
Full Time
Production Team Leader
Glenbervie, AB39
Competitive D.O.E + excellent benefits package

Our client Macphie currently have an opportunity for a Production Team Leader, to join their Paste department at their Glenbervie site.
Macphie is a leading, family-owned company, with over 80 years’ experience and success of developing and manufacturing premium quality food ingredients and solutions, underpinned by a real passion for food and innovation.
Position Summary
As Production Team Leader, you will be responsible for a range of duties including;
• Leading a team to ensure the most effective use of resources to complete the daily/weekly production plan ensuring targets are met
• Ensure to achieve department KPI’s and objectives and contributing to the overall business strategy
• You will lead by example with the ability to inspire, motivate, mentor and encourage your team to facilitate maximum performance
• You will also be responsible for compliance with health and safety procedures and maintaining rigorous food safety, hygiene and quality standards at all times.
Who are we looking for?
The ideal candidate will be a motivated and resourceful individual who has a positive “can do” attitude with a willingness to enhance their own and their team’s development and drive high standards and continuous improvement.
Previous experience of managing teams and working in a manufacturing environment is essential, as well as the following:-
• Sound knowledge of planning, processes and packaging techniques.
• Implementing Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques to deliver sustained improvement
• Excellent time management and organisational skills
• The ability to work in a fast paced demanding environment
• Open minded proactive approach to managing and developing your team as well as a positive approach to driving standards and change
• Experience in high care food hygiene standards
• High standards of written and verbal communication skills
• PC literate
• Previous experience in Manufacturing is not essential but desirable
How to apply
If you wish to be considered for this Production Team Leader role click ‘apply’. Please send a full CV accompanied by a covering letter stating your salary expectations and reasons for applying for this position.