Production Line Leader

Location: Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England
Salary: £28k - 31k per year + a generous benefits package
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Production Line Leader/Supervisor

Are you an experienced Production Line Leader/Supervisor seeking a career and not just a job?

Do you want to work in a welcoming and energetic environment, where your skill, dedication & an eye for quality and detail are matched by the ever-growing success of your employer and rewarded with fantastic opportunities for progression?

World-Class Chocolatier Hotel Chocolat are expanding (AGAIN) and in line with this exciting growth are seeking to increase their headcount by 40% in the next 12 Months.

In line with this growth, they are seeking the very best people to join them on their journey. If your skills and experience match the ones shown below and you are interested in learning more about what a PERMANENT role with this fantastic business would mean to you, contact us today!

Shifts available: AM/PM rotation (£28,000 per annum) & permanent nights (£31,000 per annum)

Hours of work: AM/PM – Monday to Friday, 6AM – 2PM & 2PM – 10PM. Nightshift – Sunday to Thursday, 10PM – 6AM.

Location: Huntingdon

Overview:

You will be responsible for the efficient performance of your line -leading your team to manufacture high quality products to specification and in line with technical & safety parameters. You will train, coach & mentor others to succeed in a fast-paced, high-tech environment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensure line produces to plan including, full works order quantity, driving unit accuracy & ensuring product quality is within specification
  • Work with colleagues to ensure all raw materials are available & any shortages are communicated Ensure ingredient yields are optimised via the training of team members, influencing the most efficient running order & manufacturing to specifications
  • Set up lines before shift commences and review line performance throughout
  • Ensure effective communication to achieve 100% compliance with daily production plan.
  • Lead & Drive culture of Continuous Improvement on your line, working cross functionally to deliver the best output for the business
  • Produce, review and adapt SOP’s to any changes in manufacturing, training these out across your team
  • Ensure compliance with Health & Safety, Hygiene & PPE policies
  • Maintain good manufacturing process standards across your line

Skills & experience sought:

  • Current/recent experience as a Line Leader or Supervisor within Food Manufacturing or in an environment where quality, health and safety are key
  • Experience of training, mentoring and managing others in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to set & demand high standards
  • A clear understanding of GMP, Health & Safety & Hygiene standards
  • HACCP training & Food Safety Level 2 certification are highly desirable
  • Excellent communication skills (English)
  • An understanding of KPI’s
  • A proactive, ‘can do’ attitude bringing enthusiasm, energy and a passion for high standards
  • A ‘working together as one’ approach, offering flexibility and a commitment to team success

Benefits:

  • Annual leave: 20 days + Bank holidays
  • Discounts - 50% off retail products, dining & cafes. 70% off stays at Hotel Chocolat's Boucan Hotels in St Lucia
  • Life Assurance - 2x salary
  • Pension - contributory scheme
  • Cycle scheme
  • Significant opportunities for development and progression

To Apply please follow the application process for the site this job is advertised on or you can send your CV directly to zoe.graham@hawk-3.com or call 07485329344 for more information. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. To view our full Privacy Policy please visit our website.

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment, and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment, and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.