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Night Shift Operations Manager

Full Time

Birtwistles Food Group

Night Shift Operations Manager Irlam

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Are you an experienced Night Shift Operations, Production, or Factory Manager looking for a new challenge within a busy factory environment?

A rapidly expanding successful group that encompasses all aspects of the meat trade is recruiting for a Night Shift Operations Manager for our site in Irlam, Manchester.

Our business, which is a catering butcher, has over 100 years’ experience in the meat and farming industries. All products are prepared in the factory daily each customer’s specifications, packaged and labelled to and above legislation, and then delivered direct throughout the UK.

We pride ourselves on being a people-focused business. Our goal is to support our team in achieving their career goals. We do this by providing a working environment that offers opportunity, support, scope, and pace of change.

Our culture is the foundation of our business and is reflected in our Mission, Vision, and Values statements.

The purpose of this Night Shift Operations Manager role is to ensure the smooth-running of all aspects of operations on the nightshift as detailed below.

Key responsibilities include:

  • ensuring the full order completion in line with critical time dispatches
  • taking responsibility for the night loading and trunking operation, liaising with the Group Transport Manager
  • meeting KPI targets both agreed and set with the General Manager and Operations Director
  • working with and delivering agreed budget targets for staff costs and head counts
  • managing and controlling all aspects of production work carried out on the night shift
  • liaising with the technical department
  • working on developing and improving the skill levels of all staff
  • reporting to weekly management meetings on all aspects of the night shift operations performance
  • overseeing the night input clerks, liaising directly with the Telesales Manager
  • interacting with our customers through telephone communications
  • administrate holiday shift patterns in accordance with company policy ensuring that all necessary cover is in place
  • liaising with HR regarding timekeeping, absences, complying with the Company Absence Procedure & Policy, Discipline and Grievance.

We would welcome applications for this Night Shift Operations Manager from candidates with skills in operations, production, packing, leadership, training, coaching, time management, HR, KPIs, reporting, or as an Assistant Manager, Operations Manager, Factory Manager, Production Manager, or Supervisor.

Benefits

  • Discounted staff sales
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Employee of the month bonus
  • On-site car parking

Additional Information

Working hours are Monday to Friday, 20:00 – 06:00.

The role also will require some flexibility in the working hours to meet the needs of the business.

Essential Skills

No formal qualifications are required for this Night Shift Operations Manager role and full training will be provided; however, it would be advantageous if you have supervisory or management experience in a fast-paced Operations or Production environment and significant experience supervising or managing staff.

Desired Skills

  • Experience in the food/meat industry would be advantageous
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to develop good working relationship with managers in other areas of the business, to deliver the common goals of the business in terms of profitability and provision of agreed service levels to customers
  • Willingness to embrace change and develop people within your team
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines
  • A strong commercial understanding of the business

About Company

Birtwistle’s started life as a family butcher over 100 years ago. Since then, the business has changed dramatically and none more so than in recent years.

In 2003 MJ Birtwistle & Co Ltd was established and marked the start of a new era in our history. Since then, growth has been dramatic, with the business expanding from one site at Worsley to eight sites across the UK.

We’re always looking for great people to come and work with us. If you’ve got the right passion, drive, and will to succeed then we’ll nurture it and give you the opportunities to forge a successful career at Birtwistle’s.

Essential Requirements

No formal qualifications are required for this Night Shift Operations Manager role and full training will be provided; however, it would be advantageous if you have supervisory or management experience in a fast-paced Operations or Production environment and significant experience supervising or managing staff.

COVID-19 Night Shift Operations Manager Irlam

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