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Sausage and Burger Production Supervisor

Full Time

Birtwistles Food Group

Sausage and Burger Production Supervisor Irlam

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Are you an experienced Production Supervisor looking for an exciting new challenge within a busy factory environment?

A rapidly expanding successful group that encompasses all aspects of the meat trade is recruiting a Production Supervisor for our Sausage and Burger Department 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 to 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 main purpose of this role is to support the smooth and effective running of the packing department, and this is a very hands-on role.

Responsibilities include:

  • To prepare and plan the production for the Burger and Sausage Production
  • To ensure all bulk orders are produced and palletized and organize collection with the transport department
  • To meet the KPI targets set by the general manager and operations director
  • Ensuring all finished product and work in progress is correctly labelled for traceability with GRNs and batch codes
  • Completion of production record
  • Ensuring good housekeeping of sausage and burger room, tumbling room, and dry goods area
  • Keep an up-to-date stock count of seasonings and packaging and update the stock controller when stocks are low
  • Responsible for training the team, anticipating and finding solutions to unforeseen obstacles and changes with minimum disruption to productivity
  • Organization of the holiday rota in accordance with company policy and ensuring sufficient cover is in place
  • Liaise with HR regarding any timekeeping, absence or staff issues, ensuring compliance with company policies in the packing managers absence

We welcome applications for this Production Supervisor role with experience in the following areas: Manager, Production, Leadership, Production Manager, Factory, Time Management, Teamwork, Supervisor, Reporting, Communication, Warehouse, Operative, Team Leader.

Benefits

  • Staff Sales
  • 4 weeks plus bank holidays
  • Birthday vouchers
  • Free health checks
  • Free car parking

Additional Information

Working 4 days a week 07.00-19.00. However, 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 Production Supervisor role and full training will be provided; however, it would be advantageous if you have supervisory experience in a production or packing and fast paced environment and significant experience supervising or managing staff.

  • You will have good communication skills and an ability to develop good working relationships with managers in other areas of the business and deliver the common goals of the business in terms of profitability and provision of agreed service levels to customers.
  • You will demonstrate a willingness to embrace change and develop people within your team.
  • You should have the ability to work to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

Additionally, the Production Supervisor will be required to support and deputise for the Sausage and Burger Department Manager.

Desired Skills

  • Experience of managing a production operation would be advantageous but not essential.
  • You should have good numeracy and literacy and be able to work individually and as part of a team in a very busy environment.

About Company

Our business supplies to customers including hotels, restaurants, public houses, the education sector, outdoor events, and food manufacturers. We also provide national distribution via our own fleet and transport partners.

Essential Requirements

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

  • You will have good communication skills and an ability to develop good working relationships with managers in other areas of the business and deliver the common goals of the business in terms of profitability and provision of agreed service levels to customers.
  • You will demonstrate a willingness to embrace change and develop people within your team.
  • You should have the ability to work to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

Additionally, the Production Supervisor will be required to support and deputise for the Sausage and Burger Department Manager.

COVID-19 Sausage and Burger Production Supervisor Irlam

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