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Weekend Shift Manager (Manufacturing / Production)

Manufacturing 製造

Manufacturing Engineer

GCSE/Scottish Standard Grades A-Level Postgraduate or above 碩士或以上 Undergraduate or above 學士或以上 Intermediate apprenticeship 學徒

PSW Apprenticeship 學徒 華語工作 Contract 合同制 Full-Time 全職 Internship 實習 Part-Time 兼職


York, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Our client is a well-established and successful business, they manufacture high quality products. They are looking for a Weekend Shift Manager to help manage their production plans, coach their people, and make the most of their machinery capabilities on shift. Shift Pattern: The role is working Weekend rotation which will mean 5 weeks out of 12 on the rota you will be covering weekend shift Friday to Sunday. The other 7 weeks out of the 12 you will follow the 6-2 and 2-10 (Mon – Fri) shift pattern supporting the shift manager on shift. Requirements: • Experience of working in shift management within the manufacturing sector is essential. • Deadlines will be tight, so experience of working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment is essential, along with the ability to push expansion plans forwards. Role Purpose: • Responsible for the shift management of all manufacturing and warehousing functions on site, ensuring the production plan is achieved at all times. • Responsible for ensuring the safe and efficient use of all manufacturing and warehouse assets on site. • Responsible for the implementation and supervision of site safety performance, process efficiency, productivity and OTIF performance. Key Responsibilities: • Liaising with all site ‘key’ personnel to agree the daily / weekly ‘Plan’ for all manufacturing activity. (Planning changeovers, warehousing activity, servicing tooling, under performing assets, training opportunities etc) • To develop / coach / supervise / appraise your shift team. • Fully involve all team members with regards to the overall performance of the business through excellent communication, coaching, briefings, team meetings etc. • Undertake daily inspections of all manufacturing assets to ensure optimum performance is being achieved, reporting under performance within your peer group to enhance OEE. (including unnecessary waste/scrap) • Ensure all product manufactured is within manufacturing tolerances. • Suggest / agree / implement changes to enhance the operational performance of all manufacturing assets. • Suggest / agree / implement changes to enhance the operational performance of all operational personnel. • Identify savings by removing waste or unnecessary downtime / from the product changeover process. • Ensure the sites housekeeping standards are optimum at all times. • Ensure the sites 5 ‘S’ methodology is maintained by all personnel. • Develop tools to monitor / trend the performance of your specific team to enhance the overall business performance. • Lead by example at all times. • ‘Champion’ health and safety initiatives, supporting the company’s behavioural safety programme. • Achieve agreed KPIs and personal targets / objectives. • Liaise with all peer group to ensure that successful communication takes place at hand over periods. • Regular face to face verbal and written communication with managers, peers and subordinates, including daily summary reporting, monthly summary reporting & Operational reports etc. • Significant requirement to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Shift Managers and Supervisors. • Coach, develop, and manage a high performing team that delivers the best results, adding value and continuous improvement. • Return to work interviews. • Absence intervention. • Disciplinary investigations. • Conflict resolution. The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description represent the major responsibilities of the position, other duties and responsibilities may be assigned, as required and necessary. Personal Qualities: Excellent leadership and communication skills with sound planning and organisational abilities Ability to demonstrate the personal qualities of accountability in fulfilling the job role, demonstrate a drive and passion for continuous improvement and adaptability to changing business circumstances Minimum of 3 years’ experience of managing people Ideally have Intermediate Food Hygiene Certificate and IOSH Working Safely or equivalent certificates Well-developed oral and written communication skills and computer literacy Experience of batch and continuous processes, with knowledge of control of ingredients/packaging and waste management. For any further questions or to apply, then contact Luke at Questech