Production Shift Manager

  • Nottinghamshire
  • £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Date: 30th Aug 2021   
We are currently short listing for a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Production Shift Manager to lead in an outstanding and growing manufacturing site.

The site are in a fantastic position; continuing to drive in a positive direction which will provide the successful candidate with lots of opportunity. The role will give you the autonomy to implement change and put your stamp on the site. They have a fantastic strategy in place to continue moving forward, providing a challenging environment to get your teeth stuck into.

You will be responsible for driving Continuous Improvement on site meaning that it is essential to have experience implementing lean principles and can provide examples of success in this area.

With a substantial site it is also essential to have experience leading teams and be able to demonstrate previous success in building teams with a positive working culture within the food or drinks manufacturing industry.

You will be a driven, inspirational leader that has a passion for their products, business and put the customer at the heart of what you do.

You will currently be in a Production Area Manager/Shift Manager/Operations Leader/Supervisor/Manager or similar background and thrive within the pressures related to a fast paced industry.

It will prove to be advantageous to come from a varied background and have a strong understanding of working on manual and automated sites.

You will have a strong level of numeracy and verbal reasoning and will be able to demonstrate this.

If you feel you meet these criteria and are seeking an exceptional opportunity then an updated copy of your CV is required for this application. ZEST are specialists at food manufacturing recruitment; we offer a more dynamic and thorough recruitment service into the food and drink industry.

If this particular opportunity is not right or you are looking for confidential advice about the industry, please do not hesitate to contact myself. Please contact Lisa-Marie Dienel on 01780 483 999 or email

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