Line Leader

Manton Wood

Sunday - Wednesday and Wednesday - Saturday 5.30am - 4.30pm

About Us
At Samworth Brothers our business is food, with our quality chilled and ambient products enjoyed by millions of people every day.We are a fourth-generation family business employing over 10,000 people, operating from well-invested and modern food manufacturing and retail sites across the UK.Our consumer brands include the No 1 Cornish pasty favourite, Ginsters, the iconic malt loaf, Soreen, and sports nutrition brand SCI_MX.

Manton Wood is part of our Food to Go businesses. Food to Go is a fast-developing market that’s worth over £17 bn a year in the UK and is set to grow by a further £6bn in the next five years

Our Food to Go ranges of pre-packed salads, sandwiches, bagels, wraps, paninis and ciabattas help our retail customers offer a huge choice of tastes to meet the changing demands of consumers.

The Role
We are looking for a Line Leader to join our Operations team on a permanent basis, working Sunday – Wednesday 5.30AM – 4.30PM and another to join our team working Wednesday – Saturday 5.30AM – 4.30PM.  These opportunities will offer you the chance to build upon your current leadership knowledge within a fast paced state of the art food production facility. It will allow you to play an integral part in the continued develop of the site – ensuring production activities and targets are continuously met.

On a day to day basis the Line Manager is expected to deal with the fulfillment of customer orders & line performance, on several lines, whilst providing first line management expertise to up to 50 people.

Key duties will include:

  • Complying with Health & Safety legislations in line with company policies.
  • Effectively managing day-to-day line operations
  • Ensuring all manufacturing performance KPIs are achieved in line with Company procedures.
  • Proving policy and personal guidance.
  • Interacting with all disciplines across site in conjunction with delivering Line performance

The Successful Individual
You will be an experienced Team Leader from within food manufacturing with experience of managing a Team of between 16 – 50 People. You will be a strong leader, who leads by example,  have excellent communication/engagement skills and be results driven with the ability to drive results in a fast paced environment.

The Rewards
It’s the quality of our people that’s made us successful and Samworth Brothers, Manton Wood a great place to work. We encourage a culture of opportunity and learning where our people can gain skills and qualifications to achieve their full potential. We reward hard work and dedication with competitive pay, retirements saving plan, occupational health, subsidised employee restaurant, long service awards, free car parking.

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