Shift Manager

Job Title: Shift Manager

Location: Lancashire

Salary: Circa £54,000 per annum


Are you a dynamic leader with experience in food manufacturing, particularly in bakery production? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to manage teams of production staff in a fast-paced environment? If so, we have the perfect role for you!


Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing teams of production staff across various shifts.
  • Overseeing bakery production operations to ensure efficiency and quality.
  • Implementing production schedules and ensuring targets are met.
  • Monitoring equipment performance and coordinating maintenance activities.
  • Upholding health and safety standards and promoting a culture of safety.
  • Training and developing staff to optimize performance and productivity.
  • Identifying opportunities for process improvements and implementing solutions.
  • Collaborating with other departments to meet production goals and customer demands.


  • Previous experience in a supervisory or managerial role within a bakery or food manufacturing environment.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills with the ability to motivate and inspire teams.
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving abilities.
  • Knowledge of bakery production processes and equipment.
  • Understanding of health and safety regulations and practices.
  • Flexibility to work 4 on 4 off shifts, including days and nights.
  • A passion for delivering high-quality products and exceptional customer service.


  • Competitive salary of approximately £54,000 per annum.
  • 4 on 4 off shift pattern providing a good work-life balance.
  • Opportunity to work with a reputable company in the food industry.
  • Room for career progression and professional development.


If you are a driven individual with a background in bakery or food manufacturing and possess the skills and experience required for this role, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your CV and cover letter outlining your suitability for the position.