Trainee Production Supervisor/Production Supervisor (Monday-Friday 15.00-00.00)

The Role

The Trainee Production Supervisor/Production Supervisor is responsible for aiding the Production Managers with the running of the factory. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Overseeing a production line and resolving any issues.
  • Monitoring product standards and having a sound knowledge of the quality control programmes implemented. 
  • Liaising and co-operating with the quality assurance department to ensure products are produced to the correct standard and to customer specifications.
  • Ensuring Good Manufacturing Practices and Health and Safety guidelines are adhered to.

The role is within an extremely fast paced environment.  Applicants must have the ability to manage a busy and demanding workload, be excellent at decision making and problem solving, be able to prioritise, and be able to remain calm under pressure.  

Previous experience of working in a similar role and/or in the food industry is preferred.

Please click here for the full job description.

If you are interested in this position please submit your CV with a covering letter to Pamela.Macdougall@thistleseafoods.com  The cover letter must clearly cover the following points:

  • Why you are interested in this position?
  • How does your experience match the requirements for the role?
  • What do you feel you can bring to the role?
  • What you think are the main challenges for a supervisor within a food manufacturing environment?
  • If you have no previous experience in the food industry why are you looking for a career in this industry?

Applications submitted without a cover letter will not be considered.

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