Scott Group - Celebrating 30 years

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Shift Manager

Upwood, Peterborough

The Scott Group is a leading industrial supplies organisation which provides a wide range of goods and services to industrial and manufacturing markets. A family owned business with sites across the UK and in Europe, we combine the volume savings of a national organisation with the presence of a local supplier; leading the market through innovation, quality and service. Our reputation is built upon the values of a family business and the professionalism of a market leader.

Our Scott pallets manufacturing business has a strategic national network of well-invested manufacturing facilities that bring together operational excellence, high-quality products, and outstanding customer service. This is underpinned by our exemplary supply chain partnerships that ensure unparalleled security of supply for our customers

An opportunity has arisen at our Peterborough HLC (part of Scott Group) site for a Shift Manager.

Reporting to the Operations Manager, this role will oversee the manufacturing process of pallets to ensure optimised production. To supervise and direct the personnel responsible for every stage of production to ensure manufacture of high quality and cost effective pallets.

You will work mainly alone with the support of Team Leaders and Supervisors. You will have responsibility for running the entire site during the late shift, managing a workforce mainly made up of machine operators. You will be responsible for ensuring labour and material requirements are implemented to ensure customer demands are met in a timely fashion.   You will encourage and maintain strong relationships with all stakeholders to ensure optimal performance reporting on manufacturing issues/priorities through to customer complaints and Health and Safety

As an experienced Manager you will have vast experience in leading as well as coaching and mentoring a team.  You should be flexible in your approach within this fast paced environment with a proven track record of driving productivity and planning whilst being mindful of ever changing demands. Excellent attention to detail and competency in decision making and problem solving is key to success.

Working hours: Monday – Friday 14.00 – 22.00

Think you have what it takes?  If so, we want to hear for you. Send your CV and covering letter, telling us what you can bring to this role to

Job Summary




Upwood, Peterborough

Job Type

Full Time Late Shift Monday - Friday

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