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Lead Production Operator

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  • Sector:

    Plant Operator

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  • Salary:

    £28000.00 - £29800.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tahanee Twist

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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  • Client:


Our client in the Merseyside area are seeking a Lead Production Operator to join the business on a Permanent basis.

Main Duties:

  • Ensures policies and procedures are followed on a day to day basis related to employee safety.
  • Acts as responsible person' outside of office hours in the absence of a Team Leader.
  • Ensures plant is kept in line with required hygiene standards.
  • Identifies, aligns, supports and provides relevant input to operational practices and efficiencies.
  • Supports continuous improvement programs based on the Stable Ops/Six Sigma principles.
  • Champions a culture that promotes operational excellence. Gains feedback from the team and recommends process improvements and supports business case for new investments/innovations.
  • Supports the delivery of the overall production performance against daily production targets
  • In the absence of Team Leader, produce shift report and communicate to other teams covering KPI's related to safety, production volumes, yields, rework, absenteeism.
  • Operate manufacturing equipment and automated control system, complete in-process testing, complete basic maintenance and cleaning of the process equipment.

Skills Required

- Ability to work in a crossfunctional organization

- Demonstrated ability to implement production plans

- Ability to drive results and deliver on key measurables and objectives

- Solution/Improvement focused with the ability to develop and implement as appropriate

- Ability to make informed decisions and set priorities in ambiguous situations

- Change management - ability to implement and be open to changes

- Ability to deal with Conflict to achieve positive outcomes

- Ability to be calm under pressure and engenders this approach in others

- Ability to communicate effectively and adapt style according to audience

- Self Development mindset

- Ability to drive performance within their team through effective leadership, delegation and development of employees

This role will be working a 24/5 shift pattern which will consist of 6-2,2-10,10-6.

Please note the consultant looking after this position is Tahanee Twist