Line Controller - Nights
Do you want to be paid weekly for a permanent job? Do you want the perfect work life balance with at least 3 days off per week?
Your key focus will be to control a food production line and manage a team of up to 40 operatives to ensure products are consistently prepared to customer specifications and within the agreed production plan.
The shift pattern and hours of work will be discussed within interview
As First Line Leader / Line Controller you will have full responsibility for a particular area/ food production line and will ensure that production meets with the agreed production plan at all times. You will manage and lead a team to ensure that performance within your area is maximised through careful monitoring, identifying trends within a particular area and acting upon opportunities to increase quality and performance, particular focus in labour utilisation and working towards bringing waste targets within budget.
Working closely with your team, you’ll monitor the effectiveness of machinery and equipment to ensure performance consistency and reliability, with a key focus on promoting safe working environment at all times.
You’ll also understand the value of great communication and you’ll run daily meetings along with weekly briefings for your team to ensure they are clearly focused on their key objectives and as individuals, developed to maximise their potential.
The Ideal Candidate
Previous experience as a lead operative or team leader/supervisor is crucial as is experience of leading a team and working within tight timescales.
An accreditation in basic food hygiene and HACCP would be extremely beneficial. Our Line Managers are a key part in how we run our business, as we put People at the Core, so it's important that you have the ability and previous experience of leading and managing people. An understanding of Lean manufacturing or experience of working on efficiency projects would be useful and you’ll certainly need a real eye for detail as we’ll be looking for you to identify opportunities for improvement and have the ideas to be able to advance them. Not only will you be working for one of the country’s leading food manufacturers you’ll also get to work for a company that really does put people at the core, so if you’re interested further developing your future in food, apply now.