Production Team Leader / Shift Supervisor

£28000 - £34000/annum annum Pension, Overtime, Package
22 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a major Global manufacturer. There is an immediate recruitment requirements for Production Shift Leader. Quality is a fundamental issue. Their products undoubtedly compliment their production methods, and as such, their product range is second to none!!!

Their prestigious manufacturing sites have undergone significant change and expansion, and in order to remain at the forefront of a highly competitive and fast moving market, an opportunity has arisen for a Production Area Leaders; roles which will focus on re-enforcing the new mindset required from production operators by providing a role model for others to follow.


Reporting directly into a Production Area Manager, the role is to lead an integrated team of operators in the achievement of performance targets in a designated area of the factory. In addition, the role will have responsibility for continuously improving performance in the section by engaging team members and promoting best practice, machine reliability and personnel accountability.

You will be a vital link in the factory management structure, as it plays a key role in ensuring that the factory is as efficient, flexible and competitive as it possibly can be.

You will create a real positive environment on the shop floor, encouraging operators to take ownership for monitoring machine performance, collecting data and generating ideas and solutions. In addition, you will set clear provision of objectives which will be critical for sections to achieve their targets.


You will have experience in broad manufacturing, operations and production experience in fast moving industry, managing a team of operators.

Essentially, candidates must have experience of applying modern management techniques in a labour intensive, change oriented environment. You have a high level of adaptable communication skills in order to win the hearts and minds of the people around you