Shift Leader

Posted 8 March by Travail Employment Group Easy Apply Featured

Shift Leader (Manufacturing)

  • Newtown, Powys
  • Highly Competitive Salary
  • Permanent, Full-Time
  • Performance Related Bonus
  • Opportunities For Career Progression

My client in Newtown seeks an experienced shift leader to assume responsibility for technicians and operators as part of a busy manifesting site. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the shift works efficiently, effectively, safely and delivers on scheduled manufacturing plans. This position would suit someone with experience in a similar role looking to shoulder some additional responsibility and join an organisation at an exciting time of transition.

Key Duties:

  • Assuming responsibility for operational activities.
  • Ensuring the HSE compliance of employees.
  • Maximising the utilisation of machines.
  • Lead and develop team members where required.
  • Managing the performance of teams.
  • Ensuring correct staffing levels are maintained to keep to manufacturing schedule.
  • Minimising downtime.
  • Assisting with the streamlining of processes where possible.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Experienced gained managing teams within a high volume manufacturing environment essential.
  • Possesses an in-depth knowledge of manufacturing principles and processes.
  • Quality driven and proactive in continuous improvement activities.
  • A confident and capable communicator at all levels.
  • Numerate and computer literate.
  • Organised, able to prioritise and multi-task.
  • Proactive and self-motivated.

The Company:

An established manufacturer with a global reputation. This business provides a supportive working environment with numerous opportunities for career development.

The Package:

  • Highly Competitive Salary
  • Performance Related Bonus

To Apply:

Please click apply or email a recent copy of your CV to Tracey Passmore at Travail Shrewsbury

For further information please contact Tracey Passmore at Travail Shrewsbury

Travail Employment Group

Travail Employment Group offers candidates a first class recruitment service tailored to meet your individual requirements. With knowledge of the local market and offering a diversity of career opportunities please feel free to contact one of our consultants. All candidates registering with Travail Employment Group will need to provide proof of identity, and evidence of any experience, training and qualifications our client considers necessary for this position.

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