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Dorset [WR ID: 1572] (posted: May 26, 2021)

A Dorset based food manufacture are looking to recruit an experienced production Shift Manager for their modern production facility based in North Dorset.

As a Shift Manager you will manage, lead, and motivate your team within the production facility and aim to deliver 100% customer service at the right quality and cost.  You will also be responsible for ensuring key KPI’s relating to Safety, Quality, Performance and People are delivered within the set budgets.


  • Production Shift Manager
  • Monday to Friday 5.30am – 2.30pm 1 week, followed by 1.30pm to 10.30pm the next week.
  • Opportunity to work in a modern food process manufacturer.


  • Salary of c.£32k.
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme.
  • Subsidised canteen.
  • Onsite free parking.

Key responsibilities of Shift Manager:

  • Manage and develop your team/s to deliver business objectives.
  • Manage site environmental and safety targets within your area.
  • Maintain high quality standards and actively promote a quality culture.
  • Ensure a clean working environment is maintained.
  • Provide regular communication briefings and support other operational departments with advice and information to maintain production flow.
  • Control of Absence levels.
  • Assist in the continuous improvement culture of the site.

Experience and skills required:

  • Must have food manufacturing experience.
  • Experience of managing production teams.
  • Experience of 121s, investigations and disciplinaries etc.
  • Report writing and KPI measurements.

To apply:

If you are an experienced production Shift Manager looking for a new challenge at a great company please contact Stuart Cooper on 07896 075527. Alternatively, please submit your CV below.

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