Shift Supervisor Tuesday 5 March 2019 - Glasgow

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We are working closely with our client to recruit a Shift Supervisor, the role will be Glasgow based.  The role: Supervise the safe and compliant processing of material delivered to the depot.


Ensure correct fulfilment and delivery of plant production programmes, adhering to Health and Safety, Quality and Environment policies and managing his/her team effectively and in a motivational working environment.

  • Safe operation of the site through the utilisation of Risk Assessments, Safe Operating Procedures and delivery of Toolbox Talks
  • Supervising the safe and compliant operation a processing facility
  • Mechanical maintenance and repairs of fixed plant
  • Supervising a team of operators and improving performance
  • Meeting and exceeding site KPIs
  • Ensuring site customer service meets or exceeds business requirements.
  • Carry out of Management of Absence procedures in line with Company Policy
  • Continuous improvement and implementation of approved changes
  • Deputising for the Shift Manager in their absence


  • Implementation of and compliance with all administrative policies
  • Driving the performance of the Paper Sorting Line to ensure all KPIs are met
  • Ensure samples of material are taken and processed in a timely manner
  • Ensure PMNC’s are undertaken for all loads
  • Ensure material is baled and stored correctly in a timely manner
  • Deliver a quality of material that meets the specification of the recycling outlets
  • Undertake mechanical maintenance and assessment of the plant to ensure that the plant availability is maintained
  • Delivery a good standard of housekeeping and ensure that the plant is handover over to the next shift in a safe and compliant manner
  • Ensure the site complies with relevant regulations from both a Health and Safety and Environment point of view
  • Delivery of quality material from production processes
  • Monitoring and controlling production
  • Working and supervising within a Shift System


  • Production Experience
  • Demonstrable Management skills
  • Maintenance of process equipment
  • Experience of interacting with Regulatory Organisations
  • Experienced in managing within a regulated industry
  • Experienced in ISO accredited Management Systems
  • Financial Experience – working knowledge of profit and loss
  • Preparation of Risk Assessments and Safe Working Procedure 


  • Fork Lift Truck
  • Telehandler
  • Full driving license
  • Mechanical Fitter

To discuss this role further, contact myself - Nyomi on 0141 231 1260.