Production Controller

Posted 21 February by Culina Group
Job Title: Production Controller

Location: Leicester

Reporting to: General Manager – Culina IPS

Do you want to work for an award winning, successful Company?

Then look no further - Culina Group, Motor Transport Award winner 2014 is now recruiting.

Culina Group a well established leader in the logistics market is recruiting for a Production Controller on a permanent basis at our Leicester depot.

The role holder will be responsible for but not limited to the following:

- Effectively motivating a team of people to meet production targets
- Ensuring the final product meets client specifications (SPI)
- Effectively maximising production efficiency to ensure plan is met on a hourly/daily basis
- Effectively using the integrated management systems
- Adhering to and promoting best practice in accordance with company health, safety and quality regulations
- Ensuring all paperwork and systems are completed and accurate in accordance with company procedures
- Ensuring that all areas comply with hygienic audits, both internal and external
- Ensuring GMP (good manufacturing practices) and housekeeping (clean as you go) are strictly adhered to
- Assisting in the development of a skills matrix for all production workers
- Attending Line Leader meetings, and relevant training courses, as and when required
- Assisting in identifying and developing Line Leaders to promote succession planning
- Assisting in the training and development of new starters
- Acting as a role model for best practice
- Monitoring, controlling and minimising waste
- Playing an active part in continuous improvement
- Conducting Return to Work for Line Workers
- Participating in the companies PDP program
- Conducting disciplinary investigations in accordance with company procedure
- Acting as specialist for machinery knowledge
- Driving own personal development through training and work based experience
- Managing the output of assigned production and effectively dealing with issues as and when they arise.
- Liaising with customers and clients as and when required.
- Covering a variety of shifts to represent the management team
- Undertake other duties as may be required from time to time, that reasonably fall within the scope and grade of the post


- Production targets
- Labour management
- Quality
- H&S
- Waste targets
- Production training and coaching of colleagues
- Meet standards required for internal and external audits
- Complete RTW’s and control absence rates in the department
- Use of integrated management systems

Competence Requirements:

- Attention to detail and accuracy at all times
- Ability to work without direct supervision
- Flexible and methodical approach to work/training
- Conscientious and reliable
- Strong communication skills in order to deliver accurate information
- The ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure
- Effectively prioritise work load in order to meet set deadlines
- Able to work as part of a team or individually
- Be professional, approachable and helpful to ensure smooth running of the general operation

Shift: Any 5 in 7 – Days and Nights

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Reference: 34521151

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