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Production Shift Manager - Edinburgh/Midlothian

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Production Shift Manager



Excellent base salary & shift premium 

Are you a seasoned leader with a background in regulated industries such as GMP, Pharma, Biotechnology, Chemical, Process Plant, Distillery Plant, or COMAH regulated environment? Do you thrive in managing dynamic production environments and ensuring compliance with stringent regulatory standards? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Our client who is a prominent industry player within the Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical field are committed to excellence, innovation, and regulatory adherence, we are seeking a talented Production Shift Manager to lead their production teams in Edinburgh.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leadership and Supervision:

    • Lead and inspire production teams during assigned shifts, ensuring operational excellence.
    • Provide strong leadership, coaching, and support to foster a positive and productive work environment.
  • Regulatory Compliance:

    • Ensure strict adherence to regulatory standards within a Pharmaceutical environment. 
    • Stay updated on industry regulations, implementing changes to maintain compliance.
  • Quality Assurance:

    • Oversee and enforce stringent quality control measures throughout the production process.
    • Implement corrective actions to address deviations and continuously improve quality systems.
  • Shift Planning and Coordination:

    • Plan and coordinate shift schedules, ensuring optimal staffing levels to meet production demands.
    • Collaborate with other departments to streamline workflows and maintain production efficiency.
  • Training and Development:

    • Facilitate ongoing training programs for production staff, keeping them informed about regulatory updates and best practices.
  • Continuous Improvement:

    • Implement initiatives to enhance operational efficiency and reduce waste.
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and implement process improvements.

Experience required:

    • Proven experience as a Production Shift Manager in regulated industries (similar to GMP, Pharma, Biotechnology, Chemical, Process Plant, Distillery Plant or COMAH regulated environment).
    • Familiarity with industry-specific regulations and quality standards.
    • Strong leadership abilities with a track record of effectively managing production teams.
    • Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to address challenges and implement effective solutions.

If you are a dynamic leader with a background in regulated industries, ready to make a significant impact, please apply now or contact Caroline Strachan:

07825 450 978