Shift Production Manager

  • Job Reference: 29499-0717
  • Date Posted: 14 July 2017
  • Location: Braintree, Essex
  • Salary: £30,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: David Scarlett
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01376 347500

Job Description

Experienced Production Shift Manager (rotating shifts of 6-2 and 2-10) sought by highly successful ambient food manufacturer, a key supplier to the UK’s leading retailers and food service companies.


Heading teams comprising Production Supervisors and a variety of production staff), you will effectively manage and control the processing and packing of all products to customer specifications at optimum cost and efficiency.


The Production Shift Manager will provide data for product costings (labour/waste) and identify cost savings via a continuous improvement approach. You will recruit, train and motivate suitable staff, ensuring that adequate manning levels are in place on all shifts, also taking full responsibility for any disciplinary issues.


Naturally a key role will be to ensure full compliance with all safety and hygiene requirements at all times.


You will have acquired prior production management / supervisory experience in a food / fmcg manufacturing environment and be positive and enthusiastic in your approach.