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£35000 - £38000 per annum
September 2, 2020

About the role

About the role

Busy and expanding Engineering business is looking to appoint a Shift Manager to join their team. Working 4 x 12 hr shifts (nights and days) and rotating 4 weekly you will ensure the 40 staff on each shift are able to meet production targets .

Supervisor/Manager/Fabrication/Fitting/ Assembly/Shift Work
Liaise with Operations Director and opposite number on Shift regarding progress and any issues
Engage with the team at the start of each shift, floor walking to ensure both equipment and staff are performing optimally
Conduct effective handover at the beginning/end of each shift
Ensure cover for overtime requirements/weekend working
Delegate work as necessary
Engage in continuous improvement activity
Manage site security
Prepare Capex proposals
Coach and mentor Team Leaders
Conduct investigations and disciplinary hearings when necessary
Recruitment of shop floor members
Ensure Health and Safety is adhered to at all times including current Covid 19 safety

Supervisor/Manager/Fabrication/Fitting/ Assembly/Shift Work

Experience , Capability and Knowledge:
Apprentice trained or experienced with relevant engineering qualifications
Proven experience of managing teams engaged in a low volume,heavy assembly environment
Strong management experience in a multi-disciplined environment
Able to work Monday to Thursday 12 hour shifts
Good level of IT competence (MS Office packages and MRP)
Some lean training and has a culture of Lean
Budget Management

A full job description will be provided to short-listed candidates

In return, the company can offer good long term security (it plans to double turnover in the next 5 years), competitive pay and benefits package.


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