Production Shift Manager

STR Ltd.
06 Jun 2017
07 Jul 2017
PRODUCTION SHIFT MANAGER x2 - NORTH DEVON - Competitive Salary A leading highly regulated manufacturing organisation, are looking for two Permanent, Production Shift Managers at their plant in the Devon area. The Production Shift Manager is responsible for driving the highly skilled team of Production/ Engineering staff and Team Leaders to achieve targets and maintain safety, quality and sustain ability within the regulated environment adhering to GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice). Driving a continuous improvement culture throughout production with Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, OEE etc. supporting the Production Manager; you must be able to provide evidence that you can make an effective and accountable contribution to raising standards within the area. In order to be considered for this position, candidates will have need to have worked in a highly regulated manufacturing environment (Pharmaceutical, or FMCG), in a similar role and have experience managing/leading and developing a team. A large amount of the Production Shift Manager's responsibility is supporting direct reports and the wider team of up to 160 people, so good man management experience is required. Experience with powder processing/ tableting or gel capsules would be hugely advantageous. Candidates must also have a strong understanding of HSE, GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) and ISO regulations. Strong knowledge of Lean Manufacturing, and Continuous Improvement methodologies would be advantageous. The role is based in North Devon, and is commutable from Bude, Ilfracombe, Chulmleigh and Barnstable along with other locations in the South West. The Production Shift Manager role, may be suitable for candidates who have worked in positions such as Production manager, Packaging Shift Manager, Production Manager, Production Team Leader or Manufacturing Manager. The role is working shifts (Double days) In order to apply please forward your CV to or call Emma on 02392 322311 for further information. STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. This job was originally posted as

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