Shift Performance Manager

DS Smith
Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway
02 Sep 2019
02 Oct 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

DS Smith Packaging in Lockerbie are looking for a Shift Performance Manager to manage and oversee the performance of a shift covering Press, Conversion, Warehouse and Engineering.  The role will have responsibility for Quality Control, SFDC adherence and control, Health & Safety/Environment, Housekeeping, Performance, Waste Reduction, and several other elements that contribute to the success of the business.

This role will be based on a standard 24 hours, 5-day shift pattern.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Shift management of 40 employees.
  • Ensuring that every employee is safe on site.
  • Overseeing the overall performance of the factory.
  • Working with the team and other colleagues in the company to improve relations, flexibility and efficiency.
  • Support various change programmes to improve business performance and cost reductions.
  • Ensure quality, cleaning and workplace organisation standards are met and sustained.
  • Actively pursue improvements in work area organisation and appearance through liaison with other managers and colleagues.

    Key Competencies:

  • Proven experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrable people management and interpersonal skills
  • IOSH Managing Safely
  • First Aid qualification would be advantageous
  • Highly motivated, forward-thinking team player
  • Ability to demonstrate how our core values can be applied in the workplace

Location: Lockerbie

About DS Smith:

DS Smith is a leading supplier of recycled packaging, both within the UK market and throughout Europe. A FTSE 100 listed business with a turnover in excess of £5.7 billion, the organisation employs over 32,000 people worldwide & is continuing to grow both organically & through acquisition.

Salary: Competitive


• 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays

• Competitive Pension and Life Insurance Package

• Annual cycle to work scheme