Night Shift Manager

Core Talent Recruitment
£35000 - £42000/annum
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Night Shift Manager


Crewe / Stoke

c£35,000 - £42,000

We are currently looking for an experienced Shift Manager for a prestigious vehicle manufacturer based in the Crewe/Stoke area, paying between c£35,000 - £42,000 based on experience. The business have a market leading product and supply globally. This role will work on a 6-6 night shift Monday - Thursday.

The Role

Reporting to the Senior Production Manager you will have full autonomy for the management and leadership of a team of around 50 Production operatives over a 6-6 Night shift. The responsibility covers everything from; achieving productivity targets, quality levels, ensuring exemplary health and safety of your team and delivering all this at the minimum costs. The main focus for this role is on improving the manufacturing operation performance and helping to support continuous improvement activities and lean manufacturing. This role will demand good process knowledge and a good understanding of heavy fabrications. You will responsible for ensuring that that all the required systems and procedures are in place and adhered to across your shift and productivity targets are met.

The Person

It is essential that candidates have -

* Experience of working in a heavy automotive, fabrications, truck, bus or trailer manufacturing environment.

* At least 2 years of managing teams with a minimum headcount of 30

* A driven, can do and motivational attitude to work

* An understanding of basic improvement techniques

* Experience of using LEAN tools

* The ability to priorotise workloads and volumes

Ideally candidates should be -

* Educated to a minimum of HNC or HND level but preferably degree

* Experience with fabrications and assembly processes

The Company

Our client is a leading automotive supply business with a number of Blue Chip customers