Production Shift Manager

13 Jun 2019
11 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
New job in for a Production Shift Manager for a textile manufacturer in Stockport.
The Company
* The company was founded over 50 years ago and has grown to become a leader in their field.
* With a broad range of beautiful products they supply to their global customer base.
* A forward thinking textile business with traditional values.
* Based in Stockport, Manchester.
The Job
* Reporting into the Production Manager you will be responsible for leading a team of operators on a rotating shift pattern.
* Utilising labour and material resources to ensure the efficient running of the shift.
* Ensure all machinery is running correctly.
* First line responsibility for health and safety within the factory area.
* You will managing workload for the team to ensure that product completion meets business deadline.
The Person
* You will have a proven track record of managing a production team of up to 20 operators in a batch manufacturing operation.
* You will have excellent planning and organizational skills across multiple machines and varying processes.
* A good understanding of manufacturing systems and procedures from both operational and health and safety overview.
* Textile processing knowledge/experience would be highly advantageous, especially finishing, dyeing, coating or screen printing.
* Continuous process improvement would be beneficial.
* Happy to work on a 6 - 2 / 2 - 10 rotating shift pattern.
What you get
Along with basic salary, benefits include a fantastic pension scheme, life assurance, private medical insurance to name a few.
Apply now for more info!
Due to the volume of applications received, it is with regret to inform you that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have not heard from us within 5 days, then please assume that your application has been unsuccessful in this instance