The Role – Production Supervisor:  

Here at Hain Daniels we are recruiting for a Production Supervisor at our site in Histon, Cambridge. The successful Production Supervisor will lead and support the team in ensuring maximum utilisation of resources and equipment to achieve efficient production of Right First Time products. This to be achieved within the company quality, safety and environmental frameworks whilst developing a team working and continuous improvement culture.

You will proactively manage the team to meet daily/weekly production plan demand, raising culture and behavioural values to ensure that the Teams are well placed to respond.Ensuring that operational flexibility is maintained with efficient utilisation of resources of the site support functions (Engineering, Logistics).

What you will need – Production Supervisor:

  • Full Driving Licence
  • 3 Years experience within FMCG Manufacturing
  • Good Man Manger/Leadership
  • Knowledge of Continuous Improvement and Cost reduction initiatives
  • Fluent written and spoken English
  • Be able to communicate effectively and confidently to all levels of colleagues within PF and be capable of maintaining professional communication with clients, suppliers, contractors and customers outside the busines

About Us / what we do:

At our Histon site, our largest single site within the Group, we manufacture ambient sweet spreads and jellies for a host of our grocery brands, including: Hartley's; Gales Honey; and marmalades under our Robertson's, Frank Coopers, Keiller and Rose's brands. We also produce private label products here.

The Hartley’s Jam heritage dates back to 1871, and today we are still Britain’s best loved jam selling enough each year to spread over 500 million pieces of toast. We offer you smooth jams, some ‘with bits’; convenient ‘squeezy’ packs; and our ‘Hartley’s Best’; which is packed with more fruit in an award winning jar.

And we know a thing or 2 about Jelly too. It is the fastest growing market in the UK Ambient Desserts category, and Hartley’s holds pole position. Our jelly tablet capability is unique to our Hartley’s brand. Our innovative ready-to-eat pots offer a quick and convenient snack, and are driving the category forward. Inherently low in fat, we also make sugar-free jellies in both convenient, individual pots, and ‘To-Make’ jellies; 10 Cal pot jellies; and pots with fruit suspended in jelly.

Why join us?

At Hain Daniels we’ve developed a real recipe for success: we create tasty food and drinks with goodness at their core, and work with some incredible brands whose ethos is the same as ours. At the core of everything we do are our people: without them, we simply wouldn’t be a market-leading food and drink specialist.

The typical Hain Daniels employee is friendly, hard-working and passionate about what they do. And by showing such commitment to us, we reward our team members with a lovely place to work and the chance to achieve their potential; with plenty of opportunities for personal development. We offer generous pay and a genuine opportunity to help the business grow.

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