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Manufacturing Shift Supervisor - Job Ref. JO2826

Posted 7 March by Network Recruitment Ltd. Ended

Job Title: Manufacturing Shift Supervisor
Job Ref.: JO2826
Location: West Donegal
Role Type: Permanent
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Hours: Full-time (on a 24/7 or 24/5 shift basis, rotating between days and nights on a two-week basis)

We represent an extremely successful and expanding Manufacturing Facility with a client portfolio that stretches worldwide. They produce bespoke and innovative products for clients across many sectors.
They wish to make a key appointment for a Manufacturing Shift Supervisor and invite applications from suitably experienced candidates.

Purpose of the Manufacturing Shift Supervisor role:
The main purpose of this role is to control and direct the activity of a team of Production personnel to achieve specific KPIs in line with budget expectation. You will be responsible for ensuring that manufacturing remains a smooth and efficient process by monitoring employees and organising workflows.

Key Responsibilities:
Ø Maintain a Safe Working Environment, ensuring that all Environmental Health and Safety requirements and procedures are adhered to, including the correct use of all Personal Protective Equipment and the maintenance of appropriate Housekeeping standards.
Ø Ensure all incidents and accidents are accurately reported in a timely way using the appropriate reporting systems and procedures. All accidents and Incidents must be reported within 4 hours of occurrence.
Ø Ensure the application of Best Practice and always striving for continuous improvement, as well as seeking support and guidance when next steps are not known or unclear.
Ø Ensure the day-to-day supervision and motivation of direct reports to achieve shift and departmental targets in line budget requirements.
Ø Create and maintain an environment of teamwork and participation within direct reports and support groups, particularly Planning, QC and Maintenance.
Ø Ensure adherence to all process control requirements and quality standards.
Ø Manage the adherence to all product Specifications and Good Manufacturing Practices required for compliance with industry standards and customer expectation.
Ø Liaise (as necessary) with the Human Resources support services provider (Peninsula) for guidance & direction on Employee Relations matters, administering the Company’s
Coaching and Corrective Counselling Procedure as advised.
Ø Maintain the Time and Attendance system ensuring that attendance, holiday and absence records are up to date and provide accurate information to pay roll and corrective counselling (as necessary).
Ø Ensure compliance with statutory requirements, policies, procedures and site codes of practice.
Ø Carry out and abide with all reasonable Management requests and instructions

Ø A suitable candidate will have substantial experience in a Manufacturing/Production Supervisory or Management role in a manufacturing facility ideally with experience of working shifts.
Ø Candidates must be target orientated and possess first class communication skills and can work to tight deadlines and under pressure.
Ø MS Office skills.
Ø Organisational and leadership abilities.
Ø Self-motivated with a results-driven approach.
Ø Problem-solving skills.

Application Procedure:
To express your interest in this role please forward your C.V. & Cover Letter/Note to us in "Word" format only, highlighting your suitability for the role and how you feel you meet the essential criteria.
PDF or other file formats are not accepted.
You should also include the Job Reference Number AND the Job Title (noted above).
Suitable candidates will be screened and contacted, your interest gauged, and permission sought to send your C.V. to our hiring client for review.
All applications are treated in strict confidence.

Additional Information:
Unless a closing date is detailed/stipulated in the text of an advert then there is no fixed closing date and any closing date shown on the website you are reviewing this role on is not a closing date as such but a date for removing the advert. This also means that sometimes a role may close/fill with little or no notice.
Wherever possible we endeavour to notify applicants if they have been unsuccessful, however, due to the large volume of applications that we receive for each position this is not always possible.
Applications/expressions of interest can/will only be accepted from those living within a reasonable commutable distance of the place of work or those genuinely willing and able to relocate.
Our clients reserve the right to enhance the short-listing criteria where and when this is deemed necessary.
Candidates who do not meet the essential criteria for this role may be contacted in the future to discuss other roles.
Sending your C.V. to us is initially an expression of interest in a role not a direct application, suitable applicants will be contacted to discuss further prior to their C.V. being released to a client.
As an organisation, Network Recruitment is continually committed to equality and valuing diversity within its organisation/workforce.
We will provide equality of opportunity and will not tolerate discrimination on any grounds.
We are an equal opportunities employer and act on behalf of both our candidates and clients as a professional Recruitment Consultancy and Agency.

Required skills

  • Food Packaging
  • Production Management
  • Staff Management
  • Supervisory Experience
  • Production Teams

Reference: 34629529

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