Team Leader

Team Leader



£10.67 Per hour, rising to £11.70 after successful complete of probationary period

About our client

We are currently working with a Global Organisation, who have a large manufacturing base in Redditch. Our client is a specialist within the food industry, leading the way by sourcing the highest quality ingredients, currently have requirements for Team Leaders to join their company on a permanent basis.

Purpose of the role:

  • A hands-on team leader position based solely within the High Care production area of a fast-paced chilled food manufacturing facility.
  • Responsibilities of the role:
  • Ensure GMP practices are always adhered to within your areas
  • Coach and mentor team members and identify training needs
  • Actively manage staff performance (output, time keeping, L &D, compliance training)
  • Complete manual changeover of equipment during product changeover ensuring changeover times are adhered to or reduced, there can be on average 14 changeovers per day.
  • Ensure forward planning pf packaging, film, labels and protein prior to changeovers
  • Ensure communication between High Care Prep and mixer room is maintained prior to changeovers for stock levels.
  • Ensure tooling for changeover is planned and accessible
  • Ensuring breakdowns are communicated to engineers in a timely manner, advance plan to keep the line running by exceeding planning line rates
  • Ensure staff utilisation during changeovers/downtime
  • Ensure production is compliant to all legal and technical requirements, all paperwork to be completed to the required standard.
  • Ensure daily plan is completed in full.
  • Assist the Assistant High Care Manager in decision making processes and issue resolution where necessary
  • Effective communication of issues with the team
  • Ensure all equipment is used correctly and returned in good condition

The successful candidate:

  • Be able to demonstrate a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a fast-paced production environment at a similar level.
  • Proven experience working in a role managing multiple product change overs during a shift
  • Proven experience of a minimum of 6 months experience working in a food production environment
  • Proven experience working at team leader/supervisory level.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proven ability to work well at all levels, with effective communication skills.
  • Proven experience working with Microsoft office
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to work

What’s on offer?

  • Permanent opportunity
  • Pay: £10.67 per hour – Rising to £11.70 after successful completion of probationary period
  • Overtime Available
  • Hours of work: 6:00am – 6:00pm
  • This position involves working shifts which are as follows:
  • Shift A: Sunday/Monday/Tuesday & every other Wednesday
  • Shift B: Thursday/Friday/Saturday & every other Wednesday

Job Information

Job Reference: SN-RED-HICAR_1636534956
Salary From: £10.67
Salary To: £11.70
Job Industries: Manufacturing and Production
Job Locations: Redditch, Worcestershire
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Team Leader, Supervisor, Food manufacturing, Food manufacturer, Line Leader

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