Shift Operation Manager (Days) - Edinburgh/Glasgow with travel

Silven Recruitment

Position Filled
  • Location: Edinburgh/Glasgow with travel
  • Job Type: Shift Manager
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £30,000 plus £6,000 shift allowance
  • Date Posted: 08/02/2022
  • Expiry Date: 31/03/2022

Shift Operation Manager (Days)


£30,000 plus £6,000 shift allowance

Job Ref: FE/10474 

Are you looking for a new leadership challenge within an exciting fast paced environment? My client is a well-known and successful food manufacturer based in Edinburgh. They are looking for a new Shift Operations Manager to join their dynamic team one of their busiest sites. The main responsibilities will involve:

  • Deliver a 12-month production plan
  • Support and drive improvement strategies
  • Responsibility to engage in Continuous Improvement initiatives
  • Take ownership of budget and resources to support overall site improvement strategies, specifically regrading the performance of production lines

The Candidate:

Reporting to the Shift Operations Leader, the successful applicant will:

  • Previous experience as a Line Lead or Shift Supervisor within a food/FMCG manufacturing environment
  • Track record of meeting and exceeding KPIs
  • Managed a minimum of 10 employees
  • Knowledge and understanding of engineering functions
  • IOSH trained with a strong appreciation of Health and Safety
  • Food Safety / Hygiene qualification (preferred)
  • Lean Sigma Green Belt certified (preferred)

Salary and Package:

  • Salary c. £30,000
  • Plus 20% shift allowance (£6,000)
  • Company pension
  • 25 days holiday
  • Hours: Monday – Friday, 1 week on 6am – 2pm, then 1 week on 2pm – 10pm shift

Next Steps:

To apply for this role, please contact Faith Eastwood at Silven on either 07399 824435, 0161 832 7463 or quoting reference FE/10474