Production Supervisor - Process Plant

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension 15% + bonus 10% + 25 days

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    Tim Fawcett

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    8 months ago

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Production Shift Manager / Supervisor

Location Manchester

Salary circa £40 - 55k + pension 15% + bonus 10% + 25 day holiday

Shifts Monday - Friday 7.30 - 4.30pm

The Person:

  • Degree Chemical or Process or poss Mechanical
  • Proven experience in technical production processes such experience from a similar industry e.g. chemicals, petrochemicals, heavy pharmaceuticals, breweries or bulk food / fluid processing would be an advantage
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstration of leadership skills, people management and or projects / initiatives.

The Job:

  • Manage a team of 10 -15 skilled operators (1 or 2 lead operators) and apprentices and assist them with any troubleshooting relating to the plant operation
  • To manage shift handovers including production rates, plant downtime and to set team members priorities
  • Budget control (circa £3 - 6 million)
  • To be proactive and hands on when managing the plant including providing assistance to the maintenance technicians
  • To assist during out of hours
  • To manage projects and plant shutdowns
  • Lead continuous improvement activities on the shift including but not limited to 5Why's, Operator Care, 5S and Kaizen

To apply send CV to Tim Fawcett at Morson or call 0161 .- 707 .- 1516

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