Food Production Supervisor (Lincolnshire)

Cordant People
£27000 - £28000/annum 33 Days Holiday
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cordant Recruitment are working closely with a well established and fast growing, international convenience food leader. Due to the continuous growth they are recruiting for an experienced Food Production Supervisor with continuous improvement (CI) & LEAN manufacturing skills.

This position would suit someone that is working within a Food manufacturing facility as a Production Supervisor, Line Leader, Area Manager, Section Manager, FLM, Shift Manager or Production / Factory Manager looking for a fresh rewarding challenge within a vibrant working atmosphere, if this sounds like you then please read on...........

Shifts: There are 4 shift patterns available (Tuesday to Saturday 6am to 2pm and Tuesday to Saturday 2pm to 10pm Rotating) or (Sunday to Thursday 6am to 2pm and Sunday to Thursday 2pm to 10pm Rotating)

Job Title: Food Production Supervisor (CI, LEAN, HACCP skills)

Reports To: Food Production Manager

Overall Purpose:

The main focus of your role will be to ensure that your department / section is producing goods in line with the agreed production plan. You'll continuously monitor raw materials, all operational processes and the overall production environment to ensure that all activity comply with food safety manufacturing standards.

Responsible For:

Designated areas, team and activities associated with the processing and storage of fresh produce and to ensure the objectives for H&S and welfare, Quality, and Legality in order to have a high quality end product for the business.

Principal Accountability's:

To motivate and manage personnel under your charge by providing leadership and generating team spirit, maintaining discipline, monitoring performance and providing the staff that you are responsible for and to whom you are responsible, with accurate feedback on your department's performance.

* Maintain discipline, including managing levels of absenteeism, amongst the team at all times in accordance with the procedures laid down in the Company Policies.
* Understand and interpret specifications to ensure that the forward planning of production is achieved in the most cost-effective manner possible and optimising efficiency's.
* Monitor the performance of your team to ensure that targets and objectives are met in full. This will include taking action to improve underachievers to improving their performance by taking the appropriate action.
* Ensure that quality and hygiene standards,
* Maintain good housekeeping practices at all times ensuring that wastage is kept to a minimum and that your department and all the machinery and equipment within it is tidy, and cleaned at the scheduled intervals.
* Within any of our production areas, a safe working environment is essential at all times, so as Production Supervisor, you'll actively promote a SHE culture within your department and adherence to procedures within your team.
* Demonstrate at all times a very positive manner towards your team. Ensure that any instruction from your senior manager is conveyed to your staff in a positive way. Ensure that you communicate effectively with your staff, your senior managers, and other departments within the factory.

Key Skills/Experience:

* Previous experience in a similar role with Supervisory / Management experience.
* CI, LEAN, HACCP, GMP, FMCG, Food experience
* Good IT skills particularly Word and Excel.
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills as interaction at all levels of the business will be required.
* Excellent organisational skills are a must in this fast moving and challenging environment.
* A confident, forward thinking team player.
* Excellent attention to detail.
* Experience in a similar industry would be an advantage.

The role is commutable from Peterborough, March, Spalding, Holbeach, Wisbeach, Boston, Sleaford, Grantham, Market Deeping, Bourne, Sutton Bridge


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