Production Team Leader – Harwich, Essex.
Production Team Leader Snacks & Nuts – Harwich, Essex
Salary : Competitive & Negotiable
Hours/Status: Full time / permanent (shifts may be required longer term)
As part of our continued drive for growth we will soon be opening a whole new division of our foods business…..Snack Foods. Examples being: Nuts, Prawn Crackers, Bombay Mix, Savoury Nibbles and Crisps to name but a few.
To support this exciting new division, we are seeking a production Team Leader – ideally with Snacks & Nuts experience who can bring their enthusiasm and drive to our business.
This is a hands on multifaceted position responsible for supporting all aspects of the Snack foods production based at our 11 acre production and distribution site in Harwich, Essex.
This role would suit someone with sound experience in production who enjoys rolling their sleeves up, looking to gain further experience with a view to developing their career.
Main Duties and responsibilities:
Machine operation (may involve both production or packing).
Support the Operations Manager in delivering the production schedule.
Ensure production areas comply with hygiene standards.
Lead, support and be an integral part of the production team.
Champion highest standards of Health & Safety.
Strive for business improvements and cost reduction initiatives.
Control waste within guidelines.
Support staff development and training.
Skills, qualifications and experience required
Sound production experience including machine operation / packing operations.
Experience of HACCP systems and Food Safety advantageous.
Good understanding of Health & Safety requirements.
Good people skills.
If you have the necessary skills and experience and want to work in a growing business with great people we would love to hear from you.