Line Leader – 883908 – £23691.00


Responsible for the daily operation of production lines and teams within the area ensuring that all KPI’s are achieved. Activities include but are not limited to:

  • Machine set up and running
  • Quality control
  • Data input
  • Batch paperwork completion
  • Liaising with support teams
  • Minimising downtime
  • Clear communication.


The Line Leader will ensure that product quality is maintained at all times and is directly responsible for communicating the actual line requirements to the production team.

  • Monitor product giveaways and ensure targets are met. Escalate any issues affecting giveaways to the Supervisor.
  • Monitor waste through the mass balance reports and support the investigation/actioning of any non-conforming processes/ products in order to reduce waste and ensure that Batch Yield is on target.
  • Manage the labour manning levels of their production line/ team and support the Supervisor in efforts to improve this labour cost.
  • Make sure the Supervisor is aware of unplanned events that will affect service levels.
  • Assist in implementation of corrective actions when required.
  • Production area is audit ready at all times through effective GMP control.
  • Ensure any issues regarding CCP’s are highlighted immediately to the QA team and Supervisor. Ensure all checks are completed at the required time intervals and to the required standard.
  • Ensure all documentation is logged correctly.
  • Ensure all product/batch is cleared from the end of line prior to the start of the next product/batch.
  • Escalation of any product quality issues to Supervisor, with solutions.
  • Manage the daily production function of the line/ team particularly planned and unplanned changes and non-standard work including:
  • Ensure that Full Traceability is achieved for every batch of product through accurate recording of paperwork.
  • Reporting of issues constraining production/ team work along with solutions.
  • Assist the Supervisor in progressing the teams development needs through cross training and continuous assessment of training needs.
  • Provide recommendations to training function for all line operators.
  • Ensure effective lines of communications are in place between the Line Leaders line/ team and the department management team.
  • Monitoring of staff performance and escalation of any poor/ under performance.
  • Ensure the culture of continuous improvement is maintained and developed in their respective area through participation in department initiatives, including 6S, SIC, Standard Work and Process Improvement processes.
  • Have an active role in the writing of line based SOP’s providing accurate information to ensure the procedures are accurate.
  • Be familiar with the company’s Health and Safety Programme and carry it out effectively

THE HOURS  5 over 7 Monday through Saturday  6am – 3.30pm


  • Strong work ethic
  • To be able to actively reduce costs through solutions.
  • Demonstrate Leadership behaviours at all times.
  • Display a high sense of urgency and speed of action.
  • Does not wait to be asked or told, but identify what needs to be done.
  • Always have a can do attitude.
  • Clear understanding of (English written and spoken)
  • Adhere to business core values.




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