Our clients are a successful family owned Fresh Produce business based in Kent. They are continuously growing and have a reputation for innovation and quality products. They are growers and packers of English Top and Stone Fruit and predominately supply the UK Supermarkets.
Reporting to: Head of Production
*Oversee the running of the production line and the production team.
*Lead motivate and develop the production team, to ensure planned output requirements/quality standards are met
*Ensure all health and safety guidelines are followed.
*Review team performance regularly to identify areas for improvement, and encourage and support individual team members
*Work alongside the Head of Production to ensure that targets e.g. for line efficiency’s, quality and wastage are met.
*Ensure all site Quality, Housekeeping & Hygiene standards are achieved or exceeded.
*Ensure regular communication/briefing to provide the production team with the relevant information to carry out their role to the maximum effect.
*Contribute to the planning, organisation, operation and installation of all new processes and equipment within the factory
*Help to maintain a clean and safe work place
*Investigate and report all incidents
*Manufacture and pack products on the production line as necessary
*Suggest and help implement any cost-saving ideas or improvements
*Maintain a high level of quality with a focus on zero defects.
*Report any equipment faults
*Carrying out QA checks and filling in QA records
*Work as part of a team on the production line as required.
*Strong people management skills
*Strong work ethic
*Ability to give instructions and allocate work
*Numerical and analytical skills
*Basic computer skills
*experience of working on a food production line
*Some practical understanding of production machinery would be beneficial with a willingness to learn.
Pay: £9.50 per hour
Please contact Frank or Emma to discuss the role and your experience.
Mobile: 07734 861 080 / Office : 01273 720 599
Or if you feel you have the above experience, please send over a CV to email@example.com (*not co.uk or com) and we will get back to you with some feedback and more information about the role and the company