Shift Manager

Derbyshire £ 35,000 to £ 40,000 p.a. + Benefits Permanent

Job Reference: 012693

The company are a manufacturing business, producing plastic material blends to processing customers. Due to expansion and investment, they are looking to recruit a strong Shift Manager to strengthen their management team. You will have worked in a fast paced, lean focussed manufacturing environment.

Commutable from: Macclesfield, Stockport, Manchester , Sheffield, Buxton.

Salary: £ 35,000 to £ 40,000 p.a. + Benefits

The Role

Identification of risks and issues which could lead to injury or illness, coordinating and assisting with risk assessments, pursuing outstanding actions, ensuring that safety concerns are raised to senior management and that corrective actions are deployed.
Ensuring that the shift delivers each day to the planned requirements.
Output rates and productivity.
Ensuring output rates are optimised for quality, output and consistency.
Control of sickness and absence, management of holiday entitlements and thorough investigation for unapproved absence.
Training and competency, identification of training needs and gaps in competency, to ensure that training records are updated and that competency gaps are filled.
Zoning and 5S.
Responsible for creating the best working environment possible considering reasonable limitations.


The Candidate

Be able to demonstrate strong management skills managing a team of 15-20 operators.
Be able to demonstrate strong investigation skills.
Lead by example, ensuring a safe and efficient work place is maintained at all times.
Good continuous improvement and change management skills
Working in a process led environment with blending, weighing and mixing equipment


To apply for the role of Shift Manager please forward an up to date copy of your CV to fraser.nibbs@googlemail.com or call 01789 201040.
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