Established over 30 years ago this manufacturer of plastic consumer products is seeking a Shift Manager due sustained business growth. As Production Shift Manager you will have overall responsibility of planning, organising and coordinating shift activities across the injection moulding department.
As Production Shift Manager, your duties will include -
Overseeing the smooth running of the injection moulding department, ensuring that daily orders are completed
Managing and monitoring production KPIs, including downtime, scrap levels and cycle times. Be responsible for highlighting improvements and implement procedures where possible to do this. Analyzing production reports to determine causes of nonconformity and lack of productivity.
Leading the production team in all continuous improvement efforts. Develop and implement methods and procedures designed to eliminate/reduce scrap and machine downtime and improve product quality
HR duties such as conducting back to works, carrying out investigations and disciplinary
Managing communication and information flow between the maintenance, tool room, packing room and planning departments. Escalate issues to senior management if required.
To be successful in the role of Production Shift Manager, the ideal Candidate will
Have experience managing a production team within an Injection moulding environment.
Be skilled in setting, trouble shooting and improving processes.
Have previous experience in HR processes such as investigations, disciplinary processes, and conflict management
Have a proven record of leading a team forward to achieve results
On offer -
A salary of £38-40k
Working a weekly rotating 3 shift (earlies, lates, and nights) Mon-Fri
Apply now to be considered for this role.
Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however, we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.