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Production Shift Lead

Leicester, Leicestershire
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

The Company:

  • Global Organisation.

  • Grown in the UK considerably over the last few years.

  • Market leading product in the Advanced Wound Care arena.

The Role:

  • Our client is a manufacturer of advanced wound care products and are looking to increase their manufacturing team off the back of a great year.

  • 3-shift pattern (1 week of mornings, afternoons and nights - 24/5) - Production run 24 hours a day 5 days a week. Starts at 11pm Sunday & finishes 8pm on Friday.

  • Manage all the production to ensure optimised output in line with the production plan and customer requirements.

  • Manage and motivate the production teams to deliver planned outputs at target efficiency levels with minimal down time.

  • Engage in people management activities to ensure that labour is allocated to ensure that output is maximised.

  • Monitor and report KPI data to ensure that production output is aligned to targets and propose improvements to machinery, layout, working practices and methodology to maximise production efficiency.

  • Robust labour and resource planning on a day to day basis to ensure that the production plan can be achieved.

The Ideal Person:

  • Proven experience within a production maintenance environment.

  • Experience of leading a Team.

  • Time served apprentice in a relevant discipline or equivalent experience.

  • Electrical qualification or equivalent experience.

  • Mechanical qualification or equivalent experience.

  • Ability to effectively manage challenging situations/conversations whilst maintaining a professional attitude at all times.

  • Good attention to detail for data collection.

  • Demonstrated understanding of safe working practises within a production environment.

Consultant: David Gray


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Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.

About On Target

At On Target, we specialise in sales, technical and commercial jobs in the Engineering, Construction, Building Services, Medical & Scientific, and Commercial & Industrial Solutions sectors, enabling our consultants to become experts in their market sector. We place all levels of personnel, up to Director across the UK and internationally.

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  • Job Reference: 707326304-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: On Target Recruitment
    On Target Recruitment
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £31,000
  • Sector: Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent