Area Operations Leader

3 days left

Staffline Permanent
From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
14 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client is a major food and beverage producer. Its exciting times for the group as they expand their site in Lincolnshire. They produce a distinctive range of branded short shelf life products. This manufacturing site has undergone significant change and expansion, and in order to remain at the forefront of a highly competitive and fast moving market, an opportunity has arisen for Production Front line managers; newly created roles which will focus on re-enforcing the new mind-set required from production operators by providing a role model for others to follow. Role Reporting directly into the Production Manager, the role is to lead a small team of operators in the achievement of performance targets in a designated area of the factory. In addition, the role will have responsibility for continuously improving performance in the section by engaging team members and promoting best practice, machine reliability and personnel accountability. The Production Team Leader is a vital link in the factory management structure, as it plays a key role in ensuring that the factory is as efficient, flexible and competitive as it possibly can be. The role demands that you spends as much time as possible at the production line, understanding issues first hand, acting as a key player and not a spectator. You will create a real positive environment on the shop floor, encouraging operators to take ownership for monitoring machine performance, collecting data and generating ideas and solutions. Requirements A proven production team leader or production supervisor from a fast paced manufacturing environment, ideally FMCG / Food and Drink, candidates must have experience of applying modern management and maintenance techniques in a labour intensive, change oriented environment. You will be result orientated in your approach; you will naturally be bold, searching and innovative in your approach. This job was originally posted as