Food Production Team Leader

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Food Production Team Leader

Edinburgh, EH20

Temp to perm for the right candidate

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Food Production Team Leader to work with our esteemed client in the Edinburgh area.

Our client is major supplier of oat based cereal bars, porridge and chocolate and are a vibrant company going through a period of expansion. .They are a values-based business, with an ethos of “Being 100% natural, Making People Happy and Always Learning” and their people are encouraged and measured against the behaviours associated with their values of Teamwork, Quality, Honesty and Passion.


* Ensure GMP practices are always adhered to.

* Coach and mentor team members. Identify training needs.

* Manage staff performance (output, timekeeping, compliance training).

* Ensure production is compliant to all legal and technical requirements.

* Ensure all paperwork is completed and to the required standard.

* Ensure daily plan is completed in full and where not reasons why are communicated to the Production Manager.

* Assist Production Manager with pre productions within the area, obtain accurate information to ensure a smooth and effective working day.

* Align with Production Manager in decision making processes and issue resolutions accordingly.

* Effective early communication of issues to the team.

* Ensure all equipment is used correctly and kept in good condition.


* Work with Production Manager to challenge and exceed agreed KPI’s: Labour, waste, material usage, giveaway, run rates and change overs.

* Ensure all staff members are production line trained to required standard for role being undertaken.

* Assist in internal audits ensuring site standards are met and implement corrective and preventative actions.

* Ensure all staff are rotated fairly.

* Raise any Health & Safety concerns with the Management.

Qualifications and Experience:

* Minimum 2 years’ experience in a fast-paced production environment at a similar level. (Preferred)

* Minimum 1 to 2 years’ experience within a supervisory role. (Preferred)

* Good communication skills.

* Competent in using Microsoft office.

To be considered for this role please submit an up to date CV with correct contact details.

Taskmaster Resources LTD is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. (Temporary Vacancy)
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