Line Leader -Tablet and Capsule Production (NIGHT SHIFT)

The Hut Group

England, GB
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Manufacturing
  • Post Date: 02/15/2021
  • Website:
  • Company Address: Voyager House, Chicago Avenue, Manchester, M90 3DQ

About The Hut Group

THG has grown from a start-up business to a global digital commerce group, fast becoming one of the world’s leading beauty and wellbeing online retail organisations.

Job Description

THG’s primary focus is health, beauty, prestige and sports nutrition related consumer goods. The company owns and operates many leading brands including, Grow Gorgeous, Mio Skincare and - The world’s #1 online sports nutrition brand.

THG is looking to recruit a technical Line Leader / Operator for our Tablet and Capsule Production Team based in Warrington (Burtonwood).

Shift Pattern is 7 / 14 NIGHTS (12 HR SHIFTS FROM 18:00 PM till 06:00AM on a rotating continental shift pattern

Main Job Purpose:

You will be working in our production facility, managing a team that is operating complex equipment on our Tablet and Capsule production line and High speed packaging lines.

You will be required to ensure that the team is

    Trained in and delivering against the performance objectives of pill press and capsule
    Able to perform product changeovers to meet best proven practice.

You will be required to deliver a daily/weekly production plan which will mean working with planning team and operators on the line to ensure KPIs are in line with expectations and that all daily line performance boards are fully maintained.

You will be required to compile and deliver reports to management and to raise any issues or concerns where required regarding quality or productivity.

Your staff will be trained to carry out a range of functions including:

    Capsule Filling, Rotary Tablet machine, QC testing (Pills), Sample Lines, Tub Line, Pill Lines 1,2,3 & Multi Head Weigher.

You will need to ensure that your team

    Sets up the manufacturing equipment and process safely and efficiently.
    Ensure the smooth running of the manufacturing operation
    Conduct QC tests disintegration, friability, hardness, weight variability & appearance
    Ensure we can achieve our KPIs and targets.
    Ensure Health & Safety standards are maintained
    Ensure the area meets required GMP hygiene standards
    Maintain and sustain right first-time batch culture, by following BOM’s and weighing out correctly.
    Ensure all waste management measures are being adhered to.


To be considered for this opportunity you should have the following skills / experience

Experience working and managing a small team in a pharmaceutical, FMCG or another regulated environment

    Strong IT skills including MS Office
    Strong communication skills

    Good attention to detail and professional attitude

    Flexible approach and be willing to “go the extra mile”

    Self-motivated and a quick learner

You should also be willing to work shifts /

Shift Pattern is Nights 7/14 , 12 Hours from 18:00PM till 06:00AM


THG offers:

    Competitive salary
    Onsite Doctor
    Employee discounts
    Company pension scheme

Unfortunately because of the high volumes of applications our opportunities attract, we are sometimes unable to respond to every application. If you haven't heard from us within 14 days of applying, please consider your application to have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Should you have any specific questions about this or other applications for positions within THG please contact one of our Talent team to discuss further.

THG is committed to creating a diverse & inclusive environment and hence welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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