Shift Manager

Location UK / Antrim

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £25000 - 35000

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1359051

 Job Description

Shift Manager (Days - shift rotation) Co. Antrim Excellent Package + Benefits BlackFox Solutions are working with our client based in Co. Antrim to recruit a Shift Manager for a market leading food

Shift Manager (Days – shift rotation)

Co. Antrim

Excellent Package + Benefits


BlackFox Solutions are working with our client based in Co. Antrim to recruit a Shift Manager for a market leading food production company.


As the successful Shift Manager you would be tasked with managing production operations and staff within the area to meet the company objectives and KPI’s as detailed in the Business Plan.
Duties Will Include:


  • Identify Safety hazards daily.
  • Alongside ensuring employees achieve green absence targets check Operation Team Leads manage the Red/Ambers list.
  • Effective delivery of employee weekly/daily communications whilst personally demonstrating positive behaviours/attitudes to lead by example.
  • Management of Operations Team Leads ensuring swift and smooth changeovers between staff as well as with the next shift manager.
  • Overall day to day management to ensure high standards are maintained to hit targets in quality, waste minimization and any health & safety requirements are continuously maintained for any health and safety inspections.
  • Prepare for your input into the daily 4pm performance meetings.
  • Ensuring high standards are maintained to hit targets in waste minimization and any health and safety requirements.
  • Carry out and comply with all Company policies, procedures and instructions as well as any other reasonable duties required to fulfil the duties of the role as part of an inter dependent team.
  • Taking control and raising any accident reporting

The ideal candidate:


  • Experience operating at managerial level within food manufacturing.
  • Knowledge of food processing; preferably gained within a primary environment while being performance driven with a proven track record of success in FMCG processing environment.
  • Strong people management skills with a proven track record building successful teams.
  • A role model, possessing excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as being well organised and self-motivated.
  • Consumer and customer orientated.
  • Good analytical skills, with experience of working with production statistics, variances and KPIs.


In return you will be rewarded with a very generous salary & benefits with the opportunity of further long-term career progression.

If this job sounds like something you would be interested in or maybe just a few initial questions. Don’t hesitate to give me a call or send an email through with your query.

Don’t forget to keep up-to-date with our vacancies on www.blackfoxsolutions.co.uk, or follow us on twitter @solutionsfox or Facebook (blackfoxsolutions1).

Hope to hear from you soon,
Nathaniel Ferris
Recruitment Consultant