Shift Leader

  • Job Reference: C220916F9
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Bath ASU
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  • Location: Corsham, Wiltshire, England
  • Salary: £32,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bens
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Shift Leader

About us:

We are looking for someone that is passionate about making a difference to patient lives, dedicated to improving company processes, has a drive to be an expert in what they do, wants to be part of our fantastic company and is as committed to their career training and progression as we are.

Your Duties & responsibilities:

  • H&S of the team and work area
  • Ensure customer delivery of 98%+ is achieved
  • To effectively lead your team:
    • Active communication with the team - give online feedback and coaching on processes, compliance, quality, and daily targets with a view to continuously improving.
    • Ensure daily targets are hit by utilising SIC and taking appropriate actions
    • Conduct performance reviews and 121’s
    • Ensure your team feel valued and empowered
    • To communicate with the wider value stream team to ensure priorities are aligned
    • To run the 10am Operations meeting
    • To plan resources
    • To minimise downtime
    • Complete a daily shift report to ensure communication between shifts is seamless
    • Ensure all EM is completed in full daily
    • Ensure FPA-47’s are completed to target
    • Ensure your area is always inspection ready
    • To engender team working
  • Increase the capacity of your value stream in line with business requirements
  • To attend contractual weekend overtime with your team when required
  • To participate in the out of hours rota - as per rota (4 – 6 weeks per year)
  • To complete any other reasonable request

The skills & attributes you will bring:

  • You will have excellent communications skills and be able to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • You will be driven and tenacious in order to ensure excellent customer service
  • You will be a leader who is able to set clear expectations and ensure
  • You will be engaging
  • You will be organised and methodical in your approach
  • You will be reflective and able to adapt
  • You will be able to deal with any issues effectively and/or escalate when required
  • You will be a team player, able to see the bigger picture and offer support
  • You will generate improvement ideas and want to see them through to fruition
  • You will be a decision maker and stand by those decisions
  • You will be ambitious
  • You will be supportive and facilitate your team’s development


  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • 29 days holiday, inclusive of bank holidays, increasing with service.
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Additional non-contractual benefits including free breakfast and outdoor gym.


This job description is not intended to be exhaustive. The post holder will be required to be flexible and take on projects and responsibilities as the company grows.

By clicking ‘apply’ you will be taken to our careers page to complete your application.