Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £38,000.00 - £41,000.00 gross per year
  • Fakenham


37.5/40.25 hours

4 Days on / 4 Days off

£38-£41k depending on experience

Permanent positions


Responsible for managing a Shift Team operating an area of the factory in delivering the production plan to agreed product specifications and performance targets and in compliance with Health & Safety, Environmental and Food Safety requirements. Deputise for plant managers in their absence and act as duty manager for total site out of office hours.

Key Responsibilities:

- Promote a safety first culture within the Shift Team and proactively manage H&S issues
- Ensure all machinery and equipment is safe to operate and all team members are trained and competent to fulfil their job role
- Ensure SOPs are up to date, relevant and refresher training is conducted at appropriate intervals and personnel records are maintained
- Take corrective actions to correct any performance variances to target and preventative action to remedy root cause and ensure no reoccurrences
- Ensure all performance data is reported
- Ensure good GMP is maintained at all times and the Shift Team operates 'clean as you go'.
- Develop and maintain 5S systems and standards for efficient operation
- Continuous Improvement

Key Performance Indicators

- Total accidents
- Consumer complaints
- Right First Time
- Holds and Repairs
- Labour Variance
- Material Usage Variance
- Attendance

Skills and Experience

- 3 'A' levels, or equivalent relevant qualification
- Maths and English at GCSE/O level
- Proficient in Excel and Word
- 3 or more years' experience in managing large teams within a processing environment.
- Exposure to lean techniques

Company Benefits

- 23.5 days holiday (4 on 4 off entitlement)
- Free parking
- 4% employer pension contribution
- Holiday purchase scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- Cycle scheme
- Staff discount in chocolate factory shop

PMP Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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