Production Senior Team Leader (Days)

We are looking to recruit a Senior Team Leader in our busy potato packing factory. If you have experience leading a team within a fast paced environment and can meet targets and efficiencies we would like to hear from you.

  • Location: Floods Ferry
  • Reporting to: Shift Manager
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Hours of work: Four on Four off Day Shift (6am-6pm)
Responsibilities
  • To ensure timely completion of all orders within customer specification to meet production targets.
  • To cover Shift Manager during holidays
  • To ensure effective communication at all times with planners and other departments
  • To record hourly tons per hour on performance boards – Target versus actual.
  • To report to the Shift Manager on a regular and informal basis during the shift, details of unplanned downtime, and any other such problems which occur that might impact adversely on Customer Service e.g. quality
  • To help promote a continuous improvement culture throughout all areas of responsibility
  • Always ensure you and the production staff adhere to company procedures, policies and guidelines
  • To control efficiency, staff, quality and downtime of grading tables and washer barrels.
  • To attend daily and weekly production and other routine meetings as directed.
  • To ensure your team are aware of any promotional information
  • Ensure all control sheets and paperwork is being filled in correctly and do regular spot checks.
Key Attributes
  • Be able to pay close attention to detail and adhere to company procedures
  • Be a team player and able to motivate other team members
  • Be a decision maker, able to prioritise and work well under pressure
  • Have Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Be flexible (holiday and absence cover across all shifts as necessary)
Closing date: 28 April 2017