Shift Manager (Tyne & Wear)

Shift Leader/Supervisor – Established Manufacturer, Excellent Opportunities

The Company:

Our client is an award-winning plastics manufacturer, providing specialist products for safety critical industries.

The Position:

With further expansion and significant plans to grow further our client wishes to recruit 2x Production Supervisors into the business. This position will have a key role to play in leading a safe and efficient shift of employees, coaching and mentoring them to achieve production targets.

The role will be a on a 2-shift pattern, offering a lucrative salary for the right candidate.

  • Opportunity to further your career in a growing, enjoyable working environment.


  • Achieve defined targets of quality, cost and delivery across shifts.
  • Support Team Leaders in the performance management and training of personnel whilst driving change, personnel development and coaching.
  • Allocation of labour, equipment and materials to meet the priorities within the production schedule.
  • Coach and mentor the team leaders in understanding the root cause of problems and in the identification and removal of waste and non-value adding activities.
  • Lead development and implementation of lean manufacturing including business improvement techniques.


  • Hold a Qualification in an Engineering / manufacturing discipline.
  • Holds a qualification and/or has working knowledge of continuous improvement and lean manufacture.
  • Demonstrate a strong engineering mind-set.

The Location:

Tyne & Wear

Why Should You Apply?

  • Opportunity for progression and a secure career.

Job Reference: BBBH2895_1535473875

Salary: Negotiable

Salary per: Annum

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