Production Operative ??? Team Leader

plus 33% shift allowance
03 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Production Operative - Team Leader (Nightshift, 24/7)
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Production Operative - Team Leader (Nightshift, 24/7)
Newly Weds?? Foods Ltd is looking to recruit a Production Operative Team Leader in our Blend Department on our 24/7 continental Night Shift. The successful candidate will be expected to work as a Production Operative but also to assume overall responsibility for the shift in the absence of the Shift Supervisor. You will be expected to adhere to our policies and procedures particularly in food safety, health and safety and human resources.
The Company
When you work at Newly Weds?? Foods, you are part of a creative and innovative environment, inspiring new tastes, embracing new technologies and pushing the boundaries of food science.
We are a leading privately owned global food ingredients business. The European division is rapidly growing and is a market leader in the manufacture of food coatings, seasonings and functional ingredient systems.
The Banbury site manufactures food coatings systems, dry blends, bread crumbs and rusk products. The site is a real success story and the team consistently deliver significant growth year on year. The site has a major ongoing capital investment plan and with new production facility and it is an exciting time to join us.
The Role
* To work as a Production Operative in the Blend Department where the main activities include weighing up, mixing, packing, stacking and material handling;
* To assist the Blend Shift Supervisor by coordinating and supervising the department and to assume overall responsibility (in terms of labour, quality, performance, sanitation and IT) in their absence
* Ensure a quality process throughout from the product, to the packaging, to adhering to corporate quality standards;
* Ensure relevant paperwork is completed on time, and suggest improvements where applicable;
* Adhere to corporate sanitation standards at all times;
* Adhere to NWF health and safety policy, reporting any near misses or issues observed relating to quality, safety, sanitation, machinery or throughput to the Department Manager;
* Ensure that all personnel within the department are fully trained and adhere to company policies and procedures at all times.
The Person
* Previous supervisory experience;
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills and to be numerate;
* Basic health and safety knowledge;
* Ability to problem solve;
* Computer literate;
* Commitment to NWF Banbury Values
* "Collaboration" Be One Team
* "Flexibility" Be Adaptable and Proactive
* "Inspiration" Be A Role Model
* "Integrity" Do The Right Thing (First Time, Every Time)
* "Efficiency" Eliminate All Kinds of Waste (Time & Materials)
* "Responsibility" Take Ownership and Accountability
Terms and conditions, include:
Salary - GBP28,112.09 a year plus 33% shift allowance, taking the annual salary to GBP37,389.08.
Working hours - 12 hour continental night shift, 1(phone number removed), working a 2 on, 2 off, 3 on, 2 off, 2 on, 3 off shift pattern.
Benefits - a pension with 3% contributions, 23 days holiday plus bank holidays rising to 25 days after 5 years' service, 2 x salary death in service benefit, health care cash plan, as well as many others.
Please apply by emailing HR a cover letter outlining how your skills and experience meet our person specification