Production Supervisor (Food Manufacturing) - Preston, Lancashire

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Job Type: Operations/Production
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c£33,000 + Benefits
  • Date Posted: 15/02/2024
  • Expiry Date: 15/03/2024

Production Supervisor (Food Manufacturing)

c£33,000 + Benefits


Reference: SJ/16001


Company Overview:

Our client is a leading player in the food manufacturing industry, renowned for its commitment to quality, innovation, and excellence. With a strong foothold in the market and a dedication to delivering top-tier products, they are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Production Supervisor to join their team.



  • Supervise and lead a team of production workers to achieve daily production targets.
  • Implement and enforce safety procedures and ensure compliance with regulations.
  • Monitor production processes to maintain quality standards and efficiency.
  • Coordinate with other departments such as maintenance, quality control, and logistics to optimize operations.
  • Train and develop production staff to enhance their skills and performance.
  • Troubleshoot issues that arise during production and implement corrective actions.
  • Maintain accurate production records and reports.



  • You will be part of a dedicated Production Team, ensuring the smooth running of the production environment, via the motivation and development of the Production Team. Key responsibilities include.
  • Responsibility for the manufacture of high quality standard products.
  • Ensuring the efficient utilisation of materials and monitoring stock levels, utilising SAP if required.
  • Conducting regular performance reviews and appraisals with team members managing performance through the setting of effective goals
  • The provision of accurate record keeping of the team in relation to absence, holiday, adherence to health and safety standards and training data.
  • Maintenance of labour costs through effective head count allocation, the completion of relevant cost control documentation such as WIP, OEE, material consumption.
  • Responsible for identifying, promoting and supporting the implementation of continuous improvements in your Production area relating to quality, health & safety and team development etc.



  • Bupa Healthcare coverage.
  • Free car parking.
  • 4x life insurance.
  • Pension:
  • 3% employee
  • 6% company
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance and retirement plans.
  • Opportunities for advancement and professional development.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment with a focus on teamwork and innovation.


How to Apply:

Apply or contact Sam Jobson at 02037943982 / 07508296090 or with reference SJ/16001