Production Shift Leader (Shift/Manufacturing/Supervisor)

Recruiter
Luton Bennett Limited
Location
Queenborough, Rainham, Sittingbourne, Faversham, C
Salary
£25000 - £30000/annum
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Production Shift Leader (Shift/Manufacturing/Supervisor)Queenborough, Kent£30,000 + 20 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + Pension + Healthcare2 Shift System, 6am to 2.30pm & 2.30pm to 11pmProduction Shift Leaders required for a UK leading manufacturer who looking for experienced shift leaders to implement process improvements. These are new roles in a very stable and forward thinking company.The successful candidate will come from ANY manufacturing background and will have experience of leading a team.As a Production Shift Leader you will be responsible for overseeing a team of 20 + production operatives. You will be responsible for driving KPI’s forward and motivating the production team to ensure maximum productivity is achieved. The role is predominantly on the shop floor.You will be responsible for implementing and monitoring JIT manufacturing techniques, maintaining quality and health and safety standards as well as implementing process improvements.This is a great opportunity for a candidate to work within a leading manufacturer in their industry who offer stability and long term career prospects.The Role:*Managing a team of 20 operatives*Ensure that production plans are adhered to*Operating to strict health and safety/ quality guidelines*Predominantly shop floor based*Rotating shift pattern 06:00 – 14:30 and 14:30 – 23:00The Person:*Experience of leading a team in ANY manufacturing background*Proven experience of implementing process improvements on site*Knowledge of JIT manufacturing techniques*Live within a commutable distance to Queenborough