Shift Leader

€ 19,55 - 23,86 per hour

We are currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Shift Leader to join our production team. As a Shift Leader, you will be responsible for overseeing the production process, ensuring efficiency, quality, and safety standards are met during your shift. This role requires strong leadership skills, excellent problem-solving abilities, and a passion for driving continuous improvement.

Are you a dynamic leader with a passion for food production and a knack for driving operational excellence? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment where quality and safety are top priorities? Do you like to work in 2 shifts? If so, we want YOU to join our team!

You will work in a typical production environment, where you'll responsible for a shift that produces sauces, soups and tapenades.

These famous are packed in jars or tubes. You'll lead a small team of ±12 people in accordance to HACCP hygiene regulations (no make-up, jewelry, etc). Working hours are divided into 2 shifts, where you'll earn a bonus of €30 for every worked day. This brings your salary to € 19,55 for every worked hour. For a Shift Leader with proven experience, it can grow up to € 23,86 all-in. Company housing and transport are available if you need it. Our recruiters can tell you all about it!

What You'll Do As a Shift Leader:

  • Lead by example and supervise a team of production workers to achieve daily production targets.
  • Monitor production processes to ensure adherence to quality standards and operating procedures.
  • Identify and resolve any issues or obstacles that may arise during the shift.
  • Train and mentor team members to enhance their skills and performance.
  • Collaborate with Management to optimize production schedules and workflows.
  • Maintain a safe working environment by enforcing safety protocols and promoting a culture of safety awareness.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive workplace culture where everyone feels valued and respected.
  • Generate reports on production metrics, including productivity, quality, and efficiency.

Working hours:

Shift 1 | 05:30 – 14:00

Shift 2 | 14:00 – 23:00

Monday to Friday

Job benefits

  • Payment €19,55 – 23,86 per hour (incl. shift bonus)
  • Shift bonus of 18% for every worked hour
  • Extra 10,82% vacation days (free days)
  • Extra 8,33% vacation money
  • Extra > € 30,00 per week NETT if you drive our company car with your colleagues
  • Opportunities for advancement and professional development through education
  • S3 Kevlar safety shoes provided by the agency
  • Work with a friendly English-speaking team
  • Long-term job – multiple years is offered!
  • Possibility of a direct contract with the company
  • Guaranteed full-time
  • Work in a two-shift rotation
  • Overtime is often available if you ask
  • Free transport to work and back
  • Travel allowance if you drive your private car
  • Free hot beverages: tea, coffee, and soups in a very nice cafeteria
  • Paid breaks
  • Work clothing provided by the company

Job requirements

  • Be available for 40 hours per week.
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing or production environment
  • Experience in a leadership or supervisory role is a strong advantage
  • Strong understanding of production processes and equipment
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire others
  • Proven ability to lead and motivate a team to achieve goals
  • Problem-solving skills and the ability to make quick, effective decisions
  • Flexibility to work different shifts as needed
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and procedures.
  • Passion for good food
  • Communicative English (level B1).
  • Pay attention to detail
  • Ideally, know about HACCP hygiene regulations
  • Driving license B is a plus

About the company

Work at a well known company that produces sauces, soups and tapenades. Their delicious products are sold in all of the largest supermarket chains in the Netherlands. On the job, you'll find a modern canteen with comfortable sofas – fully relax during your paid breaks!

EU-People benefits

At EU-People, we aim to make your working experience as carefree as possible. 

  • Salary paid out every Thursday (always on time and in full)
  • Optional company housing & transport (if available)
  • Optional health insurance (lower own risk and other benefits)
  • Earn up to €40 NET/week extra for driving the company car
  • We help you apply for Zorgtoeslag (€90/month)
  • We help you apply for tax discounts
  • We help you arrange your BSN*
  • Rental bikes available (optional)
  • SNA certified company
  • SNF certified housing
  • 24/7 emergency assistance
  • Retirement arranged via STIPP

Our friendly team is always available for your questions, complaints, or feedback. Even outside office hours, in case of emergencies.

*depending on staff availability

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