Production Zone Leader

Recruiter
Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client has recently created a new tier of leadership within their Operations team in order to promote ownership and to drive high performance. They are looking for a proven production professional to join their business and to ensure that the company's high performance standards are maintained and exceeded.

Client Details

Our client is an internationally-present food manufacturer with a global turnover exceeding £1 billion. Their flagship site in South Yorkshire houses multiple factories with over 1,000 heads. Providing private label and own brand products, they have an unrivalled relationship with the key retailers in the UK.

Description

This is a newly created position which will give an individual the responsibility for an area of one of the client's flagship sites. The individual will be responsible for leading colleagues and managing the consistent application of processes and ensuring that production plans are hit, to the agreed standards.

Key responsibilities:

  • Take ownership for you area of influence, ensuring that products are delivered to plan, in line with food safety standards
  • Liaise with the Operations team in ensuring that the plan is delivered and that any risks are highlighted
  • Ensure that performance is consistent through the monitoring of OEE
  • Identify trends within the operational zone to ensure that continuous improvements are put into place

Profile

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate strong experience of managing a team within an FMCG environment (bakery would be preferable). They will have had exposure to continuous improvement methodologies as well as a good knowledge of Health & Safety.

Job Offer

Competitive package