Shift Manager

Job Ref: JO-1904-2175
Sector: Manufacturing & Production
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 05 April 2019
  • Livingston, West Lothian Livingston West Lothian Scotland EH54 6QP
  • £35,000 - £40,000 per Annum
  • Blue Arrow
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Blue Arrow are currently recuiting for an experienced Shift Manager. This is a key role in optimising business performance.
The environment is challenging and fast-paced with production lines ranging from the highly automated to the very manual and labour intensive. The job holder must be able to manage large numbers of staff and conflicting priorities.
The main responsibilities include:
*Ensure compliance with all Company policies, procedures and standards and all relevant regulatory requirements.
*Maximise customer service through the delivery of the daily and weekly production schedules.
*Maximise line efficiencies (OEE), labour efficiencies, line/machine uptime and yields, and minimise waste (raw materials, packaging, in-process and product) and other consumable costs under your control.
*Ensure the availability of people, plant and equipment to support the finite schedule.
*Work collaboratively with the Engineering Team Leader and Technicians to maximise outputs.
*Maintain effective communications with staff to ensure they are aware of the business and department performance and priorities and operating standards
The successful candidate is likely to have the following skills and experience:
*Good Standard of Education
*Several years experience in a supervisory role in a fast paced manufacturing environment
*Basic IT/PC skills including Excel
*Problem Solving Skills
*Knowledge of Continuous Improvement Tools and Techniques would be an advantage
This is a Shift Position working early, night and back shift on a 3 shift rotating pattern

Blue Arrow
06/05/2019 13:43:16
GBP 35000.00 35000.00