Shift Production Manager – Food

  • East Midlands
  • Permanent
  • Leicester
  • 06/06/2019
  • £30000 - £34500 per annum
  • 00050275
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4 ON 4 OFF – PERMANENT NIGHTS 18:00 – 06:00

I’m looking to recruit a Shift Production Manager to join a market leading Food manufacturer who supply into major Supermarkets Nationwide. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business who has achieved 20% year on year growth.


As a Shift Production Manager you will be required to:

  • Manage all production processes on shift
  • Prioritise workflow ensuring optimum production
  • Ensure on time delivery in full
  • Monitor output, quality, cost and health & safety ensuring KPI’s have been met
  • Getting the best out of staff and identifying training needs
  • Ensure that assigned section activities are conducted in accordance to company procedures and standards ensuring high quality output
  • Lead continuous improvement activities and support initiatives to improve efficiencies
  • Improve maintenance and service of equipment
  • Check the quality of products manufactured through inspection and report any non-conformances
  • Working closely with departmental managers to improve overall output
  • Write reports identifying issues on shift
  • Complete shift handover


The ideal Shift Production Manager will have:

  • Previously worked in a Food manufacturing environment
  • Proven track record of ensuring products are manufactured at the right cost and level of quality
  • Previous experience managing a team
  • A dynamic personality with the attitude to always do better
  • Ability to communicate and engage with people across all levels


  • £34.5k (including shift allowance)
  • Bonus (dependant on company and individual performance)
  • Contributory Pension (4% employee, 4% employer)
  • Life Assurance x 4
  • Internal progression
  • To be a part of a company that is growing aggressively
  • Work only 6 months a year due to 4 on 4 off shift pattern
  • 20 Days Annual Leave


To be considered for this role, please click on the link provided. If you would like any further information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact our Leicester office and ask for Taher Rahman.

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