Food Production Team Leader

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Contract Type
Temp to Perm

Job Title: Food Production Team Leader

Location: Redditch

Salary: £13.50/h


Training period : Mon- Fri 6am-3pm

From September (once trained): Mon-Fri 2:30pm-10:30pm

From January you should be able to move to Mon- Fri 6am-3pm

Purpose:  To manage and control the daily running of production lines to the correct speeds/manning's and maintaining the correct product quality.

*Please only apply with similar experience**

This role has a responsibility for food safety, health and safety and brand integrity.

Key responsibilities:

  • Able to show problem solving qualities
  • Pro-active approach to daily and long term issues as they arise
  • To understand the mechanics of the machinery and carry out tool changes and line changes each day
  • Self-motivated and able to work to tight deadlines under pressure
  • Committed to continuous improvement within their environment
  • Well organised and able to react to the needs of the business
  • Supportive and committed to the manufacturing team and all other areas of the business
  • Work to good hygiene and housekeeping practices set out by the company, keeping your work area clean and tidy
  • Ensure product is of good quality, complete quality checks as you work

Knowledge & experience:

  • Experience in a fast chilled food manufacturing environment (Advantageous)
  • Must be fluent in English speaking, reading, and writing to fulfil all aspects of role i.e., being able to communicate in the business language (English), complete legal paperwork and understand company policies and procedures


* Strong communicator

* Team player who is comfortable "getting stuck in", and supportive to others

* Motivational and positive attitude

* Adaptable and can take initiative.

* Always wanting to do better and "go the extra mile"

* Prepared to listen and take ideas from all potential sources

* Sense of humor

Food Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing thousands of dedicated operatives out to work every day across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Order picking, Food Production, Warehouse, Stores, Despatch, Packing, Assembly, Machine operating and FLT Driving. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.


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