Production Supervisor

Type: Permanent

Date Posted: 27-Feb-23

Closing Date: 29-Mar-23

Location: dt1

Salary: £30,121 per year

Production Supervisor

Production Supervisor – Dorchester – £30,121 plus excellent benefits

My client, a successful and award winning food manufacturing company is looking to recruit a Production Supervisor for their site near Dorchester . The successful candidate will be working in the Packing Department and will be responsible for leading a team in production / stores. This is a day based role, Monday- Friday. Current start time and finish time is 07.30 – 16.30 however can vary slightly

As the one of the Production Supervisors, your role will be to ensure the area is kept to a high standard and the teams working within it are working to the company’s standard operating procedures (SOP’s). Ensuring the safe production, storage, receipt and despatch of product within internal and external specifications and within critical control points (CCP’s). Supervisors are responsible for delivering and improving area KPI’s and reporting to other departments as well as help drive continuous improvements through team meetings and one to one communication within the teams.

Key skills required for the role will include:
·Management / Supervisory Experience working in a food manufacturing environment
·Good organisational and written/verbal skills
·Ideally an awareness of LEAN principles / CI continuous improvement

·Hourly Rate – £13.24 (salary would be £30,121.00 based on average hours of 43.75 per week)
·Holiday Entitlement – 29 days (inclusive of Bank/Public Holidays in England & Wales) rising to 30 days after completing 5 years service and 31 days after completing 10 years of service as at the start of our holiday year which runs from 1st April to 31st March
·Pension – 5% Employee/5% Employer
·Life Assurance – 2 x annual salary
·Bike to Work Scheme – Upto a maximum of £1,250.00 (cost of bike and safety equipment)
·Shop Discount

This role is commutable from Dorchester, Yeovil, Weymouth, Blandford forum, Bridport and may suit a candidate that has previously worked as a food production manager, shift manager, line leader, team leader, shift supervisor, packaging supervisor