Senior Line Leader

At Cranswick, we have always been proud of the people that we employ. They are the ones who have made the Company a success, and who continue to do so as we pursue our strategic aims and objectives.

We are seeking a dynamic and motivated individual, to work as a Senior Line Leader, who can demonstrate ability to take responsibility for the production line, inspiring a team, driving efficiency to meet production targets.

Shift: 4on 4off; 12 hrs; B Days

Pay Rate: £12.61 per hour

The main duties include (but not limited to):

  • Lead team of operatives and ensure full engagement and high performance at all times
  • Encourage and develop a healthy, safe and environmental awareness culture
  • Ensure Product Quality Standards are met without compromise
  • Be conversant with site strategy and lead policy and change
  • Minimise waste in all forms
  • Ensure all raw materials, ingredients, packaging and labels are available to meet the production plan in full and on time
  • Ensure KPI targets are monitored and achieved
  • Training and development of team
  • Fluid communication between management and immediate reports to ensure all colleagues are well informed
  • Analysis and actioning of factory data and line performance information

Requirements, experience and person specification:

  • Worked within a fast-paced food manufacturing environment
  • Team/Line Leader or Supervisor previous experience
  • Proven machine operating experience typically gained within a manufacturing environment
  • A Food Safety level 2 qualification with a good understanding of HACCP
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to converse with a diverse workforce
  • A full job description is available upon request. Salary to be discussed at interview stage.
  • Strong appreciation of safety working practices and good knowledge of basic food hygiene
  • Calm under pressure
  • Proactive, positive, enthusiastic and demonstrates a ‘can do attitude’
  • Leadership skills and team work
  • A strong command of the English language (written and verbal)

What we offer:

  • Excellent salary
  • Training and career development
  • Friendly work environment
  • Employee Share Schemes
  • On-site parking facilities
  • Online access to payslips
  • Shopping discounts.

To apply, please submit your covering letter and CV to:

Internal applicants must inform their line manager before applying and confirm at interview.

Closing date: 10th February 2023

Please note that if a suitable candidate is found, this closing date may be brought forward.