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Food Production - Team Leader

Job Description

Thrive Group - Shepton Mallet are delighted to be working with our company based in Wincanton who are actively looking to recruit a Team Leader to join the team on a permanent basis.

What you will be doing:

* Planning your people and materials to effectively meet your daily targets
* Take a supervisory roles of the shift's operational structures, allocating duties based on skills and experience
* Be responsible and accountable for daily KPIs, and knowing when to escalate
* Support the communications between Production and other departments
* Monitor and support ongoing development of Operatives, promoting the training pathways and encouraging the advancement of knowledge amongst operatives
* Uphold our food safety, health & safety, and quality standards, holding others accountable for their actions and promoting best practice
* Lead the people management of your team including recruitment, absence management, workload allocation, and timesheet management

Skills & qualifications you will need to succeed:

* A resolution focussed mindset
* People management experience is essential
* Food production experience is essential
* Good IT skills
* Excellent communicator in both written and spoken English
* Experience of working with the LEAN framework is desirable

Salary: £33,441.72


* Leave 29 days inc BHs. +1 day at 3 years, +1 day at 5 years
* Pension EE5%, ER3%
* Birthday gifts
* Bike to Work Scheme
* Access to MediCash

ROTATING WEEKLY SHIFTS: Monday to Thursday 0600-1400 & Friday 0600-1300
Monday to Thursday 1400-2200 & Friday 1300-2000

If this position sounds of interest and you would like to be considered. Please email on or contact us on 01749342982 to discuss further.

Thrive group are acting as an employment agency with respect to this vacancy.

If you have not heard from a consultant within 7 days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.