Line Manager / Team Leader

Manton Wood

We are currently recruiting for a Line Manager (Tuesday - Saturday 9pm - 7am) at our Manton Wood site in Worksop

Manton Wood is part of the Samworth Brothers Group, a 4th generation family business that prides itself on looking after its people and producing high quality products. We are always looking for outstanding people, with great attitudes and an openness to learning to join our family. The size of our business enables us to support career development and progression that will help our people fulfil their potential.

Job Opportunity
We are looking for a Line Manager to join our Operations team on a permanent basis, working Wednesday – Saturday (Nights). This opportunity 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 Right Person

You will be someone who is self-motivated and focussed on the customer. You will demonstrate initiative and ownership. You value others and their contribution and enjoy working collaboratively with colleagues. You will be flexible and adaptable to change. In addition, you will have the following skills:

  • Experience of managing a Team of between 16 – 50 People
  • Experience of working within food manufacturing at Charge Hand level or above (Minimum of 6 Months Experience)
  • Able to drive results in a fast paced environment
  • Strong leader who leads by example
  • Excellent communication/engagement skills
  • Self motivated and highly resilient

What we have to offer

We provide a terrific range of benefits including great facilities with onsite parking and subsidised restaurants, as well as an excellent retirement savings plan (pension), private health cover (subject to terms and conditions) and a discount scheme ‘Quality Life’ that provides savings at supermarkets, high street retailers and a host of leisure outlets.

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