Production Shift Manager (3 Shifts)

Recruiter
Nicholas Associates
Location
Gloucester
Salary
£35000 - £36000/annum Benefits Package
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Production Shift Manager - High volume manufacturing
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3 Rotating Shifts - Monday to Friday - Days, Afternoons & Nights
* £35,000 (Inclusive of Shift Allowance)

Nicholas Associates Group (Engineering & Technical Division) is recruiting on behalf of a long standing client for a Shift Manager (working a rotating 3 shifts system) to join a global manufacturing organisation supplying a range of niche metal products into a range of specialist sectors.

COMPANY:

* A global manufacturing organisation that is enjoying a sustained period of growth and investment.
* A strong client base, working with a range of world-leading businesses.
* A strong reputation within the industry and an employer of choice, offering excellent career progression opportunities through talent programmes and work experience in different cultures

SHIFTS:

3 Rotating Shifts - Monday to Friday - Days, Afternoons & Nights

SUMMARY:

To lead and manage all production operatives and all production operations on the shift to ensure all business goals are achieved, with accountability for safety, on time delivery, quality and productivity.

KEY DUTIES:

* To manage personnel and resources to achieve KPI's
* Implement and maintain 5S program
* Supervise, coach, mentor and appraise production staff
* Manage the development of best practices and drive Continuous productivity improvements
* Manage organisational change in order to optimise working practices and thus ensure a
productive workforce
* Manage communication between departments and shift
* Lead, manage and monitor EHS performance
* Carry out training needs analysis to maintain a fully trained and flexible team to meet production requirements

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

* Proven leadership skills with the ability to lead, manage and motivate staff
* Experience of working within a high volume manufacturing environment.
* Must posses a strong knowledge of LEAN and Continuous Improvement techniques - 5s, OEE, Kaizen, SMED, Six Sigma, etc.
* Maintain a high visibility and presence on the shop floor.

SALARY & BENEFITS:

* A salary of £35,000 (inclusive of Shift Allowance)
* Generous benefits package
* Training and development opportunities

If you are interested in the Shift Manager role, please apply as soon as possible as interviews are due to take place within the coming weeks. If you have any questions at all please contact Danny Faulkner of Nicholas Associates (Apply online only).

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

Nicholas Associates Professional is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

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