Shift Manager

Blackburn, Lancashire
£30,000 - £40,000 per annum, depending on experience
31 Oct 2019
28 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

2 days, 2 nights, 4 off (12 hours per shift) - 07:00 – 19:00 / 19:00 – 07:00

About Us

Established in 1993, Accrol Papers Ltd is one of Europe’s largest independent soft tissue converters with manufacturing capacity in excess of over 100,000 tonnes per annum.

We manufacture a wide range of household paper products from our purpose-built production facility in Lancashire. Paper products including Toilet Rolls, Kitchen Towels and Facial Tissues are manufactured to the highest levels of quality in brands and private labels utilising the latest technological advancements.

Accrol Papers Leyland is a modern tissue converting facility employing over 100 colleagues to support the operation of production lines, warehousing and offices.

Our Values

We Challenge - We Are Honest – We Add Value - We Deliver

The Role

The Shift Manager leads and motivates the production team to deliver excellent performance; ensuring a safe working environment, achieving the plan, adhering to Company standards for quality and working collaboratively with the other shift teams on handovers.

Responsible for the shift team’s performance against productivity targets, you will manage the team to deliver results on their shift.

Skills & Personal Attributes

With demonstrable shift management experience (min 3 years) and a clear understanding of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), you will have experience working in a manufacturing business audited to BRC standard; Experience in paper or packaging industries would be desirable.

A manager who leads from the front, you will act as a role model for safe behaviours and our core values. In addition, you will have a proven track record of engaging teams to deliver excellent standards and great performance.

Some of the benefits of working at Accrol Papers are below:

  • Life Assurance
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Pension

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

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