Production Team Leader

Cranswick Country Foods, Norfolk

Cranswick Country Foods in Watton, Norfolk is serious about its quality pork products. Now we’re hungry for talented people to join us. It’s win win; you achieve your potential, we achieve our ambitious growth plans.

Job requirements of a Team Leader:

  • Supervise/lead a line of production operatives within the sausage department
  • Ensure our products are produced to high quality standards
  • Working to BRC standards and major retailer requirements
  • Troubleshoot – ‘Walking the line” to identify any issues ahead of them arising and taking appropriate action.  Dealing with issues as and when required.
  • Ensure that your team are operating within high quality, safety and legality standards
  • Work alongside the department supervisor to ensure high quality standards are being achieved.

What you will need:

  • Experience of working within a fast paced food manufacturing environment
  • The ability to motivate a team
  • Good Communication skills
  • To be self-motivated and able to work on your own initiative
  • A good level of both written and verbal English

Pay and benefits:

  • Salary – £10.88 per hour
  • 4 on 4 off shift pattern
  • Attendance bonus after 1 years' service
  • Overtime – time and a third after normal hours per week
  • Pension – currently 2% employer contributions/3% employee contributions
  • Discounted ShareSave Scheme after 1 years' service at December
  • Discounted local gym membership
  • Death in service insurance
  • Enhanced holiday after 5 years’ service


Email a CV and covering letter, including the role you are applying for and your salary expectations to

Closing Date: 17th February 2019 (please note that should we receive significant interest, this closing date may be brought forward )

If you are an internal applicant, please ensure you have made your line manager aware before applying.