Senior Team Leader (late shift and night shift)

DR Newitt Associates
Milton Keynes
From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
14 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My client is looking for a Senior Team Leader to assume the responsibility for the safe, efficient and quality operation of all our manufactured products whilst leading and motivating a team consisting of team leaders and production operatives The Role Ensure that all products are produced in a safe manner and to the correct standard. Lead the shift team, when required, to achieve the production plan at optimum cost. To lead, direct, motivate and manage the performance of individuals and the team as a whole, in the absence of the Production Manager. To act as site custodian in the absence of the Production Manager. To work as Area Supervisor, when not covering for the Production Manager. To accurately complete Safety and Quality documentation as instructed (Maintain accurate records). Ensure GMP standards are followed and observed. To ensure that SIC and line procedures and documentation is completed in full for area. Relevant reports, including material variance reports are generated and appropriate correct actions are carried out. Must be familiar with all critical control points (and prerequisites) within the department, as laid out in the site HACCP manual. Monitor and check TMS , ensure that all holidays are booked on TMS and cover is arranged where needed. Identify and feedback training needs identify staff who wish to train and ensure that cover is appropriate to allow effective training. The Candidate Chilled Food Manufacturing experience Good knowledge of the different types of packing and or processing machines. Completed training and be fully knowledgeable in the requirements of the relevant production lines and or equipment. Good communication skills across the shifts and interdepartmental areas. Ability to work alone or as part of team. Understand planning demands and timely deliveries. A minimum of 2 years management experience in a food related industry. IT literate with an ability to input data. Experience of machine operating or engineering. Good analytical skills and problem solving capability. For more information please contact Wasim at DR Newitt This job was originally posted as