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AT-TEAML - Team Leader

Zeus Personnel are currently searching for an experienced Team Leader, for our client based in Congleton.

Job Purpose

-A Safety-First approach ensuring the health and safety of their team

-Ensure product quality is of the highest standard

-Daily production targets are achieved

-Team development through the effective training against up to date Standard operating Procedures

-Give a real-time account of the production within the department

-To ensure all members within the team follow the John Morley site standards and PPE is correctly worn.

Main duties and Responsibilities

-A “right first time” approach including recipe control, process control, packaging control inc. BB dates

-Ensure the Health, safety and well-being of all shop floor employees by highlighting and removing potential hazards whilst maintaining a safe working environment with excellent standards of hygiene & GMP.

-A willingness to learn and be developed to meet the skills requirement of the job

-Ensure Standard Operating Procedures are followed by the members of the team in the department

-Ensure all Production paperwork is completed throughout the production run with no errors

-Ensure all production paperwork is filed in the correct manner at the end of the run

-To lead and motivate the team in the department

-To communicate the daily / weekly achievements to the team

-Ensure all operatives in the department are signed off against up to date Standard Operating Procedures

-To drive training that will achieve maximum versatility in all areas of the operation

-Ensure the team is organised to maximise the production in the department

-Continually look at ways of reducing waste within the department

-Ensure production is ready to start on time every time

-All unplanned absence is dealt with in line with John Morley’s absence procedure

-Ensure annual leave is planned accordingly to allow the operations performance to go uninterrupted

-Celebrate success both with the team and with individuals

-Lead by example

-Ensure team member poor performance is dealt with in line with John Morley policy and procedures

-Be flexible in approach towards working hours. Be available to work outside normal hours to support the operation

KEY Success criteria KPI’s (how job success is assessed)

-CTP (Conformance to plan)



-Staff utilisation

-GMP audit closeout

-Green starts

-Understanding the need for the business to reinvent itself again & adopt ‘The New Morley Way’

Ideal Candidate

-Experience in the FMCG / food industry

-Innovative and smart thinking

-Ability to lead and develop a team, ensuring the team is fit for purpose against the short and medium-term plan

-Open and collaborative with an ability to communicate effectively across all departments and levels within the business

-Flexible and adaptive

-Committed to high standards



-Strong character

-Results driven

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  • Added: 6th June 2019
  • Ref: AT-TEAML
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Location: Congleton

Contact Information

Zeus Personnel Ltd

  • James Porter
  • T: 07421272847
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