Team Leader

Team Leader

4on 4off shift pattern, working 05:45am-17:45pm

Cranswick Country Foods Riverside, William Wright Dock, Hull, HU1 2ET

Cranswick is a leading UK food producer with revenue of over £2 Billion. We produce and supply premium food to high profile UK grocery retailers, the food service sector and other UK and global customers. Now with 22 sites nationwide, Cranswick are dedicated to growing and developing our team.

Our Riverside site are on the look out for a Team Leader to join the Days Team in a busy Food Production Factory environment.

Main duties include (but not limited to):

  • To be responsible for the attainment of production targets as directed by the Shift Manager / Retail Manager
  • Maximizing efficiencies of all available resource and ensuring BAT at all times, or if this is not possible, reported to the relevant person in a timely manner
  • Pre-operational startup checks; including controlled documents, equipment check sheets, fabrication sheets, hygiene standards and line labour management
  • Liaise with the Delford Operatives and QA’s to ensure all WIP documentation and operational checks are completed to the required standard
  • Acting as a product specific expert where appropriate, working with other departments and disciplines in a manner to share and train own knowledge
  • Understand hourly performance vs target, identify issues and deliver actions to ensure that performance targets are achieved
  • Comprehension of position vs plan and be looking ahead to ensure that correct people, equipment and materials are available for the plan to be delivered
  • Train and support operators to achieve correct quality standards
  • Ensure management of line break times. Inform the Shift Manager of individuals breaching break limits and assist in investigations where necessary
  • Ensure accurate recording of yield, labour, efficiencies, waste and other key metrics, as agreed by your line

You will have:

  • Previous FMCG Food Manufacturing experience is advantageous
  • Proven track record in a Team Management position
  • Excellent communication skills

We offer:

  • Excellent and competitive rates of pay
  • Strong commitment to progression and personal development through department specific training matrix. This will include machine specific training and upskilling.
  • Profit sharing through discounted share scheme
  • Hassle free auto-enrolment into company pension scheme including enhanced contribution options
  • Access to the Cranswick Package which includes Cycle to Work Scheme, Free Parking, Discounted products, ‘Feed your Wellbeing’ platform, ‘Hapi’ discounts app and buying extra holiday entitlement

A full job description is available upon request. Salary to be discussed at application stage

To apply, please submit your CV & Cover Letter to:

Closing Date: 26th July 2024

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

If you are an internal applicant, please ensure you have made your line manager aware before applying and confirm this when submitting your application