Shift Manager

Nicholas Associates
14 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Shift Manager – Alfreton

Have you previous experience working as a Shift Manager within a Manufacturing/Production environment?

Do you want to work in a fast paced manufacturing environment, with a focus on continuous improvements at our Alfreton based production facility?


With sites located in the UK and Europe we now require a Shift Manager to join the business. Working closely with and supporting the production manager in this fast paced safety critical production environment.

The basics:

Location: Alfreton

Hours: First 3 months 8am-4pm Mon-Fri then after 3-month probation Mon-Thurs 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm and Fridays 6am-12, 12-6pm – shift rotates weekly

Benefits: Up to 10% pension matched, Life and critical health cover, 33 days holiday.

Salary: £34,000

Team: Consist of 25-30 staff – 2 team leaders and production staffing

The role in brief:

You will be the senior and highest member of the team on the shift

* Responsible for day to day running and management of your shift
* Help achieve Factory Output, Targets, KPI’s, including Quality, Cost, Delivery and the efficient management of site resources and manpower
* Support continuous improvement work culture
* Coach and Mentor
* Carry our performance reviews and disciplinary procedures along with HR

The ideal Shift Manager will have as many of the following in order to strengthen application:

* A background managing within a Production/Manufacturing environment – ideally FMCG
* Excellent written & verbal communication skills
* Knowledge of ‘Lean manufacturing’ techniques.
* Health and safety focused
* Cost efficient/cost reduction awareness
* Organised driven and takes pride in the workplace – General House Keeping/Pride in the workplace/shop floor

Key Words: Shift Manager, Production Manager, Shift Leader, Shift Team Leader, Shift Supervisor

If you are interested in the Shift Manager role, please apply immediately due to the urgency of this role. If you have any questions at all please contact Matthew Brown/Steve Brown on (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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