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Shift Manager

Job ref: 1714

£25,000 to start (salary increasing after training).
Various Shifts Available

We’re now looking for a Shift Manager to assist in our Client’s distribution centre in Dudley. If you want to join a business that puts you first, then this could be the role for you.

Benefits of being a Shift Manager

  • Competitive salary (not age dependant).
  • Company benefit package which includes holiday pay, online benefits platform and company PPE provided.
  • Full training and induction provided.
  • Temp to perm after 12 weeks for the right candidate
  • Immediate start.

Responsibilities of a Shift Manager

To motivate, drive and deliver a high-performing, right first time, and cost effective Production team, in-line with the Clients ways of working, mission and vison. Ensuring a safety first approach, ensuring the customer’s product specification is met and material integrity is maintained at all times.

  • To adhere to and promote best practice in accordance with company health, safety and quality regulations
  • To effectively motivate and manage Cell leaders & Line Leaders along with the teams to meet production targets by production line.
  • Liaise with HR and On site Agency with staff management/requirements
  • Monitor output of production room / lines – effectively dealing / supporting the team with issues as and when they arise
  • Manage an efficient production plan v’s work load, ensuring daily efficiency and wage % KPI’s are met.
  • Effectively use the integrated management system (Vision) to aid in the delivery of: Quality and tractability / Maximize production efficiency to ensure plan is met on an hourly/daily basis and stock control
  • Ensure the all products produced meets client specifications
  • Be involved and support the risk assessment process
  • Ensure the correct management of changeover of lines/product and sign off for all product changes
  • Ensure all trials and first offs are completely successfully within timescale given Ensure all work orders are correct, (to include material/stock check available)
  • To ensure all paperwork and systems are completed and accurate in accordance with company procedures
  • Ensure GMP (good manufacturing practices) and housekeeping (clean as you go) are strictly adhered to
  • Train and identify training for all team members.
  • Complete 1:1s using review / training log and PDP’s with all Cell and Line leaders,
  • To assist in the identification and development of agency staff who demonstrate the potential to become colleagues
  • Support the Monitoring and control of all forms of waste and drive continuous improvement focusing on all forms of waste
  • Drive own personal development through training and work based experience
  • Must be prepared to cover a variety of shifts to represent the management team, including opening and closedown site to cover all production hours
  • To undertake such other duties as may be required from time to time, that reasonably fall within the scope and grade of the post

Qualifications and requirements of a Shift Manager

  • Responsible and safe working individual
  • Able to work in a team and independently
  • Work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Target driven
  • Flexible approach.
  • Vison / WMS / SAP knowledge
  • Training given to ensure in roles tasks can be completed.

Please hit apply to start your application with us. Alternatively, please call us on 01952 453333 for more details.

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