Shift Manager - up to £31,500 - Near Huntingdon

Our prestigious client based near Huntingdon is looking for an experienced Shift manager or team leader looking to take the next step up in their career.

The right candidate will be working a 4 shift continental shift pattern (12hr shifts - Nights & Days)

Main Purpose of the role

  • Responsible for all on-site shift production operations - to ensure achievement of published shift production plan to specified quality targets or accurately account for the causes of any shortfall
  • Manage shift towards achievement of 95% Manpower Productivity across all plants.
  • To ensure that all shift production activities are in full compliance with Health, Safety and Environmental site rules.
  • Ensure overall agreed site cleanliness and housekeeping standards are enforced and maintained

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Effective day to day managing, motivating, control and deployment of all staff reporting to ensure agreed production objectives are achieved in planned time-scale to the required quality standard.
  • Maintain and control discipline in all areas and ensure that all employees reporting 'work to contract’ and remain on station.
  • Attended return to work interviews, and disciplinary meetings and ensure that agreed improvements are complied with.
  • Ensure all routine training requirements of staff are delivered and recorded in accordance with training policy to include: induction, one off training and refresher training.
  • In association with OM identify own SWP, TBT, FLT and First Aid training requirements and those of their shift operatives against the Sundown skill’s matrix.
  • In association with the OM develop Operatives training plans and deliver identified modules from Sundown POM as required with all documentation being signed and Sundown skills matrix updated.
  • Thereafter ensure effective performance and development of all shift staff towards achievement of 95% Productivity by means of day to day management, fortnightly OEE review and ongoing training.
  • Implement company policy and procedures with regard to Holidays (one man per shift at any one time) and HR issues.
  • In association with the OM conduct shift Operatives annual appraisals and ensure that all issues raised are dealt with in a timely manner
  • To ensure that all shift production activities are in full compliance with Health, Safety and Environmental site rules.
  • Ensure all accidents and near misses are reported and documented in accordance with Company procedure
  • Responsible for ensuring that all site and production areas are maintained in a clean, tidy and safe state and that 'housekeeping’ is of a consistent high standard i.e. in accordance with 5S/Shadow Boards.
  • All breakdowns are reported immediately to senior engineer if any engineers on site and entered into Pirana.
  • Ensure accurate and effective shift handovers
  • Ensure own shift production records are fully completed by Operators and signed as complete and accurate.
  • Attend and contribute to fortnightly shift performance review with OM.

Keen Skills and Attributes

  • FLT licence
  • H&S awareness
  • A hands on approach to the role
  • Keen to understand and improve the production processes
  • Organised
  • With a can do attitude

If the above sounds like you please apply now

For the above role own transport is essential

Required skills

  • Awareness
  • Compliance
  • Management
  • Team Leader
  • Training

Application questions

Are you an experienced Shift Manager or Team Leader?
Are you happy to work both Days and Nights?
Do you have any FLT licence?
Do you have your own transport?

Reference: 34373665

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