Shift Manager

Shift Manager

We are now seeking to appoint a Shift Manager on a permanent basis, based at our Lake District Creamery. The role involves shift working which covers 365 days per annum on a continental shift pattern.

As the Shift Manager, you will be responsible for the management of production staff, processes and resources at the creamery, to ensure products are manufactured to specification and that internal and external customer expectations are met.

Key responsibilities will include having a broad understanding of the commercial implications of both the under and over delivery of the site targets and the importance of communication regarding this performance; ensuring that all statutory and internal standards are adhered to with relevant reports and actions being completed and escalated; ensuring the site is fit for purpose and visit ready at all times; being accountable for the leadership of all factory staff and the communication processes with them and ensuring individual and team performance is proactively managed.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of first line management and leadership capability, as well as a good level of commercial and financial awareness.
You will need to be able to demonstrate good numeric and literacy skills and the ability to apply logic and rationale to demanding situations and be able to work well with people.

If you believe you have what it takes to be part of the future success of First Milk, we look forward to receiving your CV via email:

The closing date for applications is 19 April 2018