Do you have what it takes to provide leadership, building on effective, cohesive and committed team which will maintain maximum safety, quality and production standards at all times. Based in Luton, this is a shift role, offering both days and nights, 24/7 operation – 12 hour shifts. Ideally you will have an FMCG background preferably with engineering experience, such as process engineering or mechanical engineering.
Managing a team of 30 engineers, with the support of Team Leaders, reporting into the Production Manager. Previous management experience is essential, working knowledge of Health and Safety work practices, performance management, driven for results, give team direction, able to initiate change, motivate others and is heavily oriented to training, coaching and development of the team.
Good understanding of modern lean manufacturing techniques, SMED, Kaizen 5S, Kanban, TPM/OEE, SPC and 6 Sigma etc. Good computer skills, able to manage via a computerised system.
Altitude-Recruitment acting as an Employment Agency and Employment Business.