Production Team Leader

We are recruiting for this role during this challenging time however our client is able to adhere to all policies related to Covid 19 to ensure the well-being of all their employees


I work remotely so please DO NOT TRY TO CALL A BRANCH as your application will be discounted.


if you have any URGENT questions regarding this role please email me on michelle.jackson@office-angels.com, however please also apply for the role as due to the amount of applications we are receiving applications are checked before the email box and I wouldn't want you to miss out and candidates submitting cv's via the email address above will be discounted


We are recruiting for an experienced Team Leader who has their own transport as this is 10 minutes from Melton Mowbray and MUST have worked within a food manufacturing environment previously, to work as part of an existing team reporting into a Manager, who will support you.


As the Production Team Leader you will work Monday - Friday 6am - 2pm which is a 35 hour week, managing a team of 25



  • As the Food Manufacturing Team Leader your duties are listed below

  • Ensure that staff and equipment are readily available at the start of each shift and changeovers.

  • Understand Product and Process controls.

  • Plan and organise the workload.

  • Ensure all standards are maintained to the highest level, particularly hygiene, quality and health and safety.

  • Continuously improve results against the department KPI's.

  • Communicate daily targets and deliver the production plan to all employees in the area. Work with engineering and hygiene colleagues to maximise efficiency's.

  • Monitor product quality and grading

  • Training and development of staff to ensure flexibility within the area.

  • Ensure records are completed accurately

  • To be successful as the food Manufacturing Team Leader we are looking for the following experience

  • Have a food/process manufacturing background.

  • Have experience of managing a team.

  • Be an excellent communicator in both spoken and written English.

  • Have proven problem solving experience and be able to work on their own initiative.

  • Lead by example.

  • Have Basic IT skills including Excel and Word.

  • Have the ability to plan and organise workload.

  • Have the ability to work to deadlines.


Once successful as the Production Team Leader you will receive the following benefits


Free onsite parking


Overtime premiums


Free hot drinks (4 per day)


Training & Uniform provided


Subsidised canteen


Pension scheme (after 3 months)


Loyalty bonus (after 3 months)


Annual holiday 28 days inclusive of bank holidays - an additional day added every two years on work anniversary up to 10 years (capped at 33 days)



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