A National and Global Manufacturing business is currently looking for a Shift/ Production Manager to lead a team of 20 Production Operatives. This shift runs from 7am 7pm and 7pm 7am. In this position you will work 2 day shift, 2 night shift and then have 6 days off. So you must be able to work to this pattern to apply for the position.
About the job
As Shift / Production Manager the role is to provide leadership and direction to the shift teams, driving safety standards and behaviours and achieving optimum production performance across all areas of the manufacturing plant to meet business KPI's.
Develop a 'behavioural safety' culture amongst the shift teams, targeting zero injuries.
An absolute commitment to your own safety and that of others, ensuring full compliance with standards and procedures.
Have an understanding of the business demand process, and ensure full schedule adherence across all production areas, understanding plant capability.
Develop a culture of engagement, commitment and flexibility across the shift teams.
Drive World Class Manufacturing methodology through the shift, developing team involvement in projects and coaching/developing wider use of World Class Manufacturing tools and techniques at operative level.
In conjunction with Production Manager, ensure plant performance targets are achieved
A commitment to learn and develop yourself.
For this role, it's essential that you have:
Supervisory management (accredited or professional qualification) & experience in managing production teams within a unionised environment.
Safety qualification (IOSH/NEBOSH).
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