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production controller - twilight shift - Glasgow - Great Western Road

£24,000 - £30,000 - Operations
Ref: 43 Date Posted: Tuesday 29 Aug 2017
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An exciting opportunity has arisen within our bottling facility for a Production Controller on our twilight shift (The twilight position will consist of a 36 hour working week starting at 2pm and finishing at 11:30pm Monday to Thursday).


This is a key first line management position and you will be responsible for managing production lines and associated operators.


Primary responsibilities include:

  • Managing bottling processes on a daily basis to ensure quality, delivery and cost targets are met.

  • Managing, motivating and coaching a team of operators to maximise individual and team effectiveness.

  • Recording and reporting of production performance against a range of KPI’s including OEE, wastage, quality and labour utilisation to name but a few.

  • Identifying and leading strategic projects to ensure continuous improvement activities are progressed.

  • Ensuring all related health and safety and compliance regulations are adhered to.


To succeed in this role you will be a confident and effective communicator and have experience of working within a bottling or FMCG environment in a similar or related role.


Experience of lean manufacturing, unionised environments and a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and SAP would also be advantageous.  You should be target focused with the ability to solve problems using your own initiative and to lead by example.


In return the Edrington Group offers a competitive salary and a first class benefits package.