Shift Manager - Night Shift

  • Location

    Telford, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    General engineering & manufacturing

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  • Contact:

    Scott McIntee

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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My client is a global engineering and manufacturing business supplying into the automotive and power generation markets amongst other industries.

They are seeking a dynamic Shift Manager to run their night shift. Reporting into the Operations Manager you will be responsible for driving KPI's and managing staff and resources effectively.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Actively promote EHS awareness and ensure all team members understand and follow health and safety procedures.
  • Maintain and improve housekeeping through 5S.
  • Working closely with the Production Planning team, ensure that the daily plan is clearly communicated and achieved. Optimise & adjust resourcing levels according to plan & any absence.
  • Manage all staff related HR issues such as holiday planning, absence and any disciplinary or performance improvement situations that may occur.
  • Help prioritise and resolve technical problems and machine breakdowns.
  • Ensure that Quality procedures are understood and adhered to within the manufacturing team and effectively resolve and close out Quality issues through liaison with the quality department on 8Ds.
  • Proactively drive lean manufacturing

Background and Experience:

  • Must have manufacturing management experience and ideally some exposure to the automotive industry
  • CNC machining knowledge is desirable
  • Knowledge of the fastener industry is desirable
  • Lean manufacturing knowledge
  • Effective personnel manager and strong communication skills
  • Able to analyse data and strong IT skills
  • Currently you may be working as a Shift Manager, Shift Supervisor, Production Manager or Manufacturing Manager

Working hours are 35 hours per week 4 shifts Monday to Thursday 9 pm to 6 am.

Salary is very competitive and will be disclosed after successful application.

Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for this exciting Shift Manager role with a leading international manufacturing organisation.

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