Production Shift Manager - Fresh Produce

Maidstone, Kent
Up to £35000 per annum + + Benefits
09 Sep 2021
07 Oct 2021
Amanda Jordan
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently working with a leading fresh produce business based near Maidstone.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking a Production Shift Manager to join their team on a full time permanent basis.

The Production Shift Manager will lead and manage all aspects of Production within the facility to deliver an effective and efficient operation against daily and shift targets and plans whilst providing a centre of excellence approach.

In combination with the operations team, support change through Continuous Improvement initiatives to increase productivity and efficiency. Deliver problem solving action plans and projects leading to tangible increases in OEE and GM results.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate at least 3-5 years' experience working in the fresh produce/food production sector
Have operational and manufacturing management experience in FMCG, fresh produce or food production.
A track record of implementing and delivering against a plan
Internal and external stakeholder communication
Leadership experience in a multi-disciplinary customer focused environment
Ability to motivate, coach and develop people

Hours for this role will be worked on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern. During the summer months you will work the day shift, during the winter months you will work the night shift.

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