Shift Manager

Shift Manager

Job Title: Shift Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigan, Greater Manchester
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Pension + Holidays
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 13133/001_1489080198
Contact Name: Phil Noon
Contact Email: phil@morganryder.co.uk
Job Published: March 09, 2017 17:23

Job Description



Are you a Shifting Manager with a background in multiple, parallel process Production?

Our client is looking for a forward-thinking Production Shift Manager, with an eye for improvement, who has the ability to drive development of people and processes.

The business has undergone radical change, including expansion into a new product area. They are looking for someone who is energetic and able to implement and manage improvement projects, to help modernise and streamline a new side of their business.

The Role:

  • Managing shift teams of Team Leaders, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Production Operators
  • Accurate recording, analysing and interpretation of data relating to KPI's on OEE, Quality, H&S and OTIF
  • Driving a culture of Continuous Improvement, promoting safe working practices, attention to detail and Lean methodology
  • Responsibility for site H&S when on shift
  • Training, coaching and developing teams, to ensure succession planning and skill flexibility
  • Leading disciplinary procedure, responsible for absence management, timekeeping labour allocation

Key Requirements:

  • The successful person will be a strong people manager with plenty of experience in fast paced, multi-process manufacturing.
  • You will be able and willing to coach and mentor individuals and teams, with proven success
  • We are looking for someone who is motivated by challenges and change
  • You will have experience of CI, Lean and driving efficiency
  • Experience in parallel production would be extremely advantageous.

On offer for the successful candidate is the opportunity to take on a challenging, rewarding and constantly developing role within a business who are truly changing and growing.

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