Specialist recruitment resourcing within the food & drink manufacturing sectors


Production Team Leader * £28,000 – £30,000 * Hayes

An excellent opportunity to join a highly skilled and busy team, working together to ensure all services are operating efficiently within a leading Food Manufacturing business.


  • Competitive Salary
  • Highly successful food manufacturer


To provide overall effective supervisory management ensuring that all aspects from goods intake, production to final dispatch and logistics are carried out efficiently and accurately driving productivity, continuity of supply and timely order output without compromise to quality, efficiency, safety, legality, compliance and value. The role requires the effective supervision of staff, facilities and resources including the organisation of people, materials, labels, equipment, health & food safety, hygiene, operational throughput, quality and process controls. Other duties will include:

  • Liaison with other functions, sites and service providers to coordinate incoming and outgoing logistics, production, segregation, temperature control, efficiency and volumes.
  • Ensure that all information required for effective electronic data capture, stock accuracy and traceability is accurately and timely input and communicated before end of shift.
  • Cross train and develop staff, provide support and ensure that team members are instructed and supervised effectively.
  • Participate in audits of the site working closely with technical health & safety, HR and overall compliance to ensure that any non-conformance is assigned, actioned and managed.
  • Ensure effective housekeeping, hygiene controls and safety standards are continuously maintained.
  • Day to day health & safety, fire marshal and covid secure workplace responsibilities to ensure the working environment is safe at all times for all known risks.


  • Previous experience within a warehouse or hi care or packhouse or food manufacturing environment in a FMCG supervisory capacity is essential.
  • Experience of ERP systems is essential including data input, reconciliation and reports.
  • Computer literate to a good standard with particular requirements for MS Excel.

If this Production Team Leader job is of interest and you would like to investigate further, apply TODAY!

“Kandhu Recruitment will consider all applications based on each candidate’s suitability to the role or similar roles within the Food Sector and if we feel you are a relevant candidate we will process your application by adding you to our secure recruitment database and then contacting you to progress job opportunities further. We do not contact unsuitable applicants.”

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