Production Line Supervisor

  • Job Reference: 00000990-1
  • Date Posted: 18 June 2019
  • Recruiter: Magenta Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: West London
  • Salary: £22,000 to £24,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Full time
  • Sector: Food & Beverage Manufacturing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: James Cook
  • Email:

Job Description

Production supervisor required for a team of up to 15 early staff or 15 late shift staff

Responsible for the running of dessert production line, ensuring product is made to specification, in a safe and efficient manner, while complying with health and safety and food safety standards

This is a hands on physically demanding role.

Would suit a production line leader responsible for either depositor line , flow wrapper or cartoning type machines

Key Duties


Managing a team of up to 15 operatives

Completing start up procedures

Ensure all the items necessary to run the line operation efficiently are ready

Supervising production process

Ensuring quality standards are maintained

Ensure all records including weight checks are complete and compiled

Making sauces and mixes according to recipes

Filling of hoppers on the production line

Managing priorities to ensure the components needed for the team are made on time and in the correct quantities

Changing machine settings, film, depositors, metal detection operations

Ordering of ingredients to meet the production plan

Labeling and stock rotation of goods

Factory close down procedures on late shift 

Supervising other members of the team carrying out tasks not related to the line operation (scone making, tart making, sauces, sponges , crumbles etc…

Hours planned in advance,  5 day week

Shifts include

5am -2pm Monday to Friday 

7am -4pm Tuesday to Saturday 

1pm to 11pm Monday to Friday