Job Details




£40000 - £45000 per annum



Job Details

One of the Biggest manufacturers in the UK are looking for a Shift Manager to work on a 3 shift rotation at their World Class Manufacturing facility in Cheshire.
You will be a robust leader with a strong complete toolbox including Mentoring and Leadership, CI/Lean/Process Improvement, A strong technical engineering background. Apprentice trained/Time served/Degree educated. 
This is a fantastic opportunity with an industry leader and you will have good experience in a fast paced environment.

The right candidate could come from Automotive, FMCG, Defence, Aerospace - any fast moving manufacturing environment. 
Role: Shift Manager (3 Shift Rotation)
Location: Cheshire
Salary: £40,000 + Shift Allowance + pension + benefits
The key responsibilities of the Shift Manager role will be:-
  • Overall responsibility for people and process performance within the given manufacturing area; that includes discipline, development, supervision, time management and attendance.
  • Responsibility for achieving the required efficiency and effectivity levels in support of the operational cost budgets.
  • To support and drive a high performance culture & environment and address training and flexibility requirements. 
  • Direct responsibility to lead, develop and motivate all team members.
  • To analyse, highlight, report, and mitigate significant machine down time in pursuit of the required OEE targets and in support of CI activities.
  • To monitor and analyse quality data, to aid the implemention of quality improvement projects.
  • Overall responsibility for the safety of the employees working within the given manufacturing area.
  • Responsibility for the process quality within the given manufacturing area; ensuring adherence to quality standards and procedures.
  • Support and implement CI activities utilising lean tools & problem solving techniques to drive process improvement.
The key requirements of the Shift Manager will be:-
  • Candidate should be Time Served Apprentice or HND/Degree Engineering qualified.
  • First Line Management qualification (or willing to work towards)
  • Computer literacy (able to use Microsoft Office packages, SAP)
  • Qualified or heavily trained in NEBOSH/IOSH and/or Environmental Managing Safety
  • Success in implementing and sustaining continuous improvement activities.
  • Ability to influence through effective involvement and engagement with key stakeholders, earning trust from others and embracing teamwork.
  • Ability to coach and develop others for success.
  • Experience in leading and managing a cross-functional team, in a targets driven environment.
This is a great opportunity with a Global Business in their World Class Manufacturing Facility.
You will have a process & KPI driven approach to management/leadership and able to lead in an extremely fast paced environment.
Please apply online or contact Sandeep Dhillon for a confidential conversation
Executive Network Group, encompassing Technical Network, Network HR, HSE Network & Procurement People, sourceing mid to senior level management for automotive, aerospace, engineering and manufacturing industrial sectors, with a portfolio of services including executive search, advertising, MRO for permanent and interim contract recruitment services.

Sandeep Dhillon268

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