Production Shift Manager

Full Time Permanent

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Ibstock plc is a market leading manufacturer and partner of choice for innovative clay and concrete building products, building the face of Britain for over 200 years.

We’re no ordinary manufacturing business. Through our principal products of clay bricks, brick components, concrete roof tiles, concrete stone masonry substitutes, concrete fencing, pre-stressed concrete products and concrete rail products, we’re committed to providing new solutions to today’s social and environmental challenges for the new build housing and domestic repair, maintenance, improvement markets (RMI) and infrastructure.

Many of our long-standing customer relationships have lasted over 40 years. Our customer focus is based on quality, service and consistency and our service-led ethos is one of the key drivers in the growth of our market share over the past 10 years.

We are currently Recruiting for a Production Shift Manager to join our team at our Supreme concrete site in Sittingbourne. The shifts consist of a 4 on 4 off shift pattern on a permanent day shift (06:00 – 18:00). The role pays a salary of £38,200 + 10% shift allowance + 5% bonus. 

Key Responsibilities:

The development and promotion through effective communication of Company, Factory and team plans and their focused implementation to achieve defined objectives

People Management, motivation and structured development of the team through performance review to ensure delivery of objectives through Team working.

Rigorous application of the Ibstock Manufacturing system to deliver Continuous Improvement across all areas of Manufacturing

Implementation of and adherence to all Company and Factory control procedures to ensure compliance with all statutory requirements in Health & Safety, Environmental and Quality

The collection, assimilation and analysis of production and process data and its effective use to develop and achieve key targets and objectives

The development of systems and standards to deliver world-class standards of housekeeping using the 5S principles

Procurement of production materials, goods and services within defined areas of the production environment

Effective interdepartmental liaison to achieve defined objectives

 Essential Qualifications & Experience:

A Proven track record in a continuous manufacturing environment at the level advertised or above

A high degree of self-motivation

The ability to self-manage and adjust to changing business needs

The ability to understand, accept and achieve targets and deadlines

Demonstrable organisational skills including efficient planning and implementation of systems and procedures

Leadership and people management skills and the ability to build, motivate, develop and improve the team

Demonstrable ability to implement structured problem solving techniques

Ability to work collaboratively and to communicate effectively across all departments and levels of the business

Please note: it is our policy to verify all relevant qualifications. You will be required to provide substantive proof of your qualifications, so that we can verify them with the awarding body.

Ibstock PLC are committed and passionate about building a diverse environment. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, national origin, disability or age