Production Shift Manager

Recruiter
WR Group Limited
Location
Newton Abbot, Devon
Salary
£36,485 DOE Plus Benefits
Posted
04 May 2017
Expires
02 Jun 2017
Ref
ACAMB0106/JW
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Production Shift Manager - Leading Tiling Company 
Heathfield, Newton Abbot, Devon 

Are you a manufacturing leader looking for your next challenge? Eager to take your next step with a home-grown UK business that is going from strength-to-strength? If so, read on. 

About Us: 

British Ceramic Tile is the nation's largest manufacturer of high quality ceramic tiles and we're looking for a Production Shift Manager to join our team. We're proud to say that everyone in our business, whatever their role, plays a pivotal part in our ongoing innovation and success. 

So, if you are a leader from a manufacturing background, this is an outstanding opportunity to take the next step in your career as a Production Shift Manager. 

The Benefits: 

- Salary of £36,485 DOE 
- Private healthcare for you 
- Life assurance 
- Free on-site parking 
- Company pension 
- Product discounts for friends and family 
- Health cash back scheme 
- Generous holiday allowance (including a Christmas break) 
- Subsidised on-site restaurant 

With a clear set of values and great vision, you will discover that we follow an ethos of innovating, being brave, collaborating and taking pride in our work. We are driven to provide a sustainable future for our staff and employees and are committed to creating the best ceramic tiles that will enable us to become the market and brand leader. 

Every day with us will bring a new challenge, something to learn and an exciting environment in which to work. As the UK's largest manufacturer of ceramic and glass tiles, we are leaders in technical processes and the technology to support this and so we can boast an exceptional group of engineers and IT professionals that will support the work of the Production Team on a daily basis. 

If you feel you could thrive within this fast-paced, varied and challenging environment, this is the role for you. 

The Role: 

As a Production Shift Manager, you will form a vital part of the Production Leadership Team and will drive your Production Team to exceed yield targets and production volumes. 

Overseeing all areas of the production process, you will ensure that manufacturing KPIs are achieved, the entire factory is running correctly and health and safety practices are followed. 

Your other duties will involve: 

- Acting as the site responsible person during night and weekend shifts 
- Managing the welfare of all persons on site 
- Leading various teams across Production 
- Taking ownership of team members' development 
- Managing day-to-day HR activities such as return to work, disciplinaries and recruitment 

About You: 

To be considered, you will need to be: 

- A strong leader with experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment 
- Flexible in order to operate on a rotating shift pattern for days and nights and every other weekend 
- Able to work collaboratively 
- Decisive, with a brave outlook 
- An innovative problem solver 

We are interested in hearing from candidates who have held the role of Production Shift Manager, Shift Manager, Production Supervisor, Production Leader, Manufacturing Shift Manager, or Manufacturing Lead. 

Other relevant roles you may have held will include Production Line Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Production Manager, Production Team Leader, or Manufacturing Team Leader. 

The working hours for this role are rotating days and nights including every other weekend. 

Webrecruit and British Ceramic Tile are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

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