Production Shift Supervisor

Silven Recruitment Posted 10/07/2019
  • Norfolk, Norwich, Fakenham, Cromer, North Walsham
  • c£27.5k
  • AT/5223

The Opportunity

Production Shift Supervisor


Posted by: Silven

Job Title: Production Supervisor, FLM, Manufacturing Team Leader, Shift Supervisor, Factory Supervisor

Location: Norfolk, Norwich, Fakenham, Cromer, North Walsham

Salary: c£27.5k


Are you looking for a new challenge within Production Management?  With sustained investment and a world class manufacturing program this is a great opportunity to join this highly successful manufacturing business.


The Candidate:


  • We’re looking for high calibre Production Team Leaders who have worked in a FMCG Manufacturing environment. You will be able to drive change, thrive on responsibility and want to make a real difference in a unique and growing site.
  • You’ll have a significant amount of man- management experience in ideally a food manufacturing or FMCG environment where you will take responsibility for busy production shift team, driving safety, performance, quality through KPI’s
  • You will have a passion for manufacturing and have a strong continuous improvement ethos, you be able to demonstrate successful utilisation of Lean & World Class Manufacturing techniques such as SMED, Kaizan, Kanban
  • You will strive to deliver the very highest standards and working with openness, honesty, passion and integrity. Your well-developed influencing skills will make you successful in this key role.


The Role:


  • You will report to the Operation Manager and work to develop & lead your cross functional team to deliver the business’s strategy and goals in support of the development of world class performance and facilities.
  • As a Production supervisor you will ensure set outputs and KPI’s are met and exceeded with the resources at your disposal. This includes identifying, requisition, monitoring and managing up stream material requirements.
  • As part of the operations team within the business, you are expected to deliver efficient and effective products and systems for Manufacturing, H & S & BRC to allow us to achieve recognition as being World Class in our field.
  • You will support and champion the culture of Continuous Improvement, identifying and leading cost saving opportunities which develop a sustainable competitive advantage.


To apply for this exciting opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to  quoting ref  AT/5223 or call me on 0161 832 7463 for a confidential discussion.