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Production Team Leaders

We are looking to attract new Team Leaders to Production at both Balmalcolm and Orkie.

Team Leaders report directly to the Shift Manager and are responsible for leading Process Workers across the production lines in their area (with the support of Supervisors, Machine Controllers, Machine Operatives and Production QAs).

To succeed in this role, we are looking for those who will engage, motivate and support those in their team in a positive way.  Strong communication skills and the ability to prioritise and implement production plans to deliver targets are also essential.

People Management is a major part of this role and previous proven experience is a minimal requirement.  A background in a food or similar production environment is also highly desirable.

This role follows a two week rotational pattern of early and back shifts, with every other weekend on shift.

If you are looking for a new challenge in a demanding target driven environment, and you have the skills we are looking for, we would like to hear from you!

Salary from £30,000 depending on experience.



Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Leading, motivating and engaging with your team, building a positive working environment 
  • Managing your teams performance to meet targets
  • Encouraging and highlighting progression and training opportunities
  • Staff development, appraisals and other HR related areas
  • Promote a respectful and inclusive environment
  • Maintain effective relationships with other key teams across the business
  • Effective cost management
  • Risk assessments and Health and Food Safety
  • Focus equally on production targets and the empowerment of your team

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