Oakley Farms are a successful and well respected specialist vegetable grower and packer, supplying the UK's leading supermarkets. Due to recent business development, there is now a vacancy for a Packhouse Supervisor.
In this role you will be part of a small team with the day to day responsibilities of running a busy packhouse, ensuring customers' orders are produced on time, safely and to the correct standard of quality.
The main responsibilities will include:
Drive production lines to fulfil orders in the most cost effective way whilst meeting specifications and maintaining H&S requirements on a daily basis.
Monitor and manage the daily performance of the packhouse to ensure all efficiencies are being achieved.
Manage staff on a daily basis.
Liaise with quality and technical departments.
Working with the production planning team to ensure orders are achieved in a timely manner.
The essential skills/experience we would hope to see are:
Experience within a supervisory team within the fresh produce industry.
Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines whilst maintaining a positive attitude.
Flexible approach to work.
Experience in a labour intensive, high volume, fast moving environment supplying retailers.
A basic understanding/knowledge of industry standards and accreditations such as BRC etc.
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