Shift Manager

circa £43,000 - £46,000


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Shift Manager, Scunthorpe. 6-2 / 2-10 / 10-6 (rotating). Salary circa £43,000 - £46,000 plus Pension and Life assurance.

Arlington Moore Recruitment are recruiting for our client is a highly successful manufacturing company with a global presence. This company is fast moving and committed to excellence and are now looking to appoint a Shift Manager who is proactive and used to managing teams in a fast moving environment.

Reporting to the Operations Manager the Shift Manager will be responsible for the following;

Organising, managing and developing operations teams to ensure that the manufacturing plan is followed
Proactively promoting safe working practices
Acting as an ambassador for positive Health & Safety activity amongst the peer group
Delivering 8Ds / Investigations into quality issues and delivering robust corrective actions
Ensuring awareness and understanding of the quality standards
Adopting a proactive approach to quality so that issues are identified and dealt with at the earliest opportunity
Managing Performance and Development
Managing KPI standards
Ensuring all processes are optimised to ensure that planned volumes are delivered on time, in full and to the required quality standard
Reporting all relevant KPI data to the relevant recipients
Understanding the benefits of CI methodologies and the importance of the processes towards loss reduction and performance improvements
Driving, supporting and actively participating in Kaizen events
Monitoring and positively influencing spending on the Manufacturing budget
Managing the labour budget


Experience of managing a diverse production team preferably within an FMCG Unionised environment
Working knowledge of Continuous Improvement tools with demonstrable results
Experience of leading CI projects and initiatives
Motivational and coaching approach to team management
“Can Do” attitude with propensity to problem solve
Computer literate with Microsoft packages

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This role has been advertised by Arlington Moore Manufacturing & Operations which is a division of Arlington Moore. Arlington Moore has been established since 2006 recruiting throughout the UK.

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