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Packaging Shift Supervisor - Finished Product Department



LOCATION: West Yorkshire

INDUSTRY: Packaging & Containers, Plastic, Metal & Glass, Manufacturing, Decorative Packaging, Food Packaging, Drinks Packaging

SALARY: £39.5K including Shift Allowance

HOURS: 12 hour days & nights (4on, 4 off) Every 7 weeks, get an 18 day break.

COMPANY: One of Europe's most prominent manufacturers of premium containers, providing exceptional quality packaging for some of the world's most prestigious brands for over one hundred years. This is an exciting and sustainable business to work in and be part of, over the past 6 months the organisation has been the subject of a large multimillion-pound investment, which includes the installation of new technology, state of the art forming machines, automation, and new employee facilities. This investment will secure long-term ability to grow as an organisation and keep up with the ever-increasing needs and demands of customers in an industry which is going from strength to strength.

THE ROLE: To support growth and increasing production demands, they are currently seeking to recruit a highly motived and pro-active individual to join the team as a Shift Supervisor for the Finished Product Department. Reporting to the Customer Quality & Inspection Manager, the role is responsible for the supervision and monitoring of 20-30 employees, and the effective day to day management of department resources, ensuring maximum operational performance and quality standards.
Key responsibilities include continuously monitoring shift production and quality performance to ensure targets and product quality specifications are achieved, as well as collating, recording, and distributing shift information in order to monitor and provide continuous feedback on all aspects of the finished product operation. You will also ensure that the labour resource is effectively deployed and controlled to ensure maximum productivity and effectiveness; record attendance/absence information for all Departmental employees via the Time Management System and ensure that these employees are supervised within the guidelines of Company procedures, i.e. performance, discipline and grievance, etc. Facilitating and managing effective problem solving, by assisting in the development of methods and systems that provide permanent solutions to problems is also a key skill of this role.

KNOWLEDGE / EXPERIENCE: Ideally candidates will have previous experience of working within a fast paced, 24-hour continuous production plant, as well as supervisory and leadership skills. The ability to communicate confidently and effectively all levels, written and verbally, have good organisational skills with a logical and methodical approach to work is also essential.


CONTRACT TYPE: Full Time / Permanent

To APPLY: Please forward a current CV with the job reference number and a cover letter

Packaging Shift Supervisor - Finished Product Department

West Yorkshire
no work experience required
High school

Published on 27 Jun 2022

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