Innovation Lead Operative

Company Name: Accolade Wines Australia Ltd

Location: Bristol, GB

Job Duration: 2021-11-13 to 2021-12-13


Enrich Your Everyday

At Accolade Wines, our purpose is to enrich everyday moments through our amazing wine brands. It goes without saying that everything we do as an organisation and as individuals is in service of fulfilling this purpose.
As one of the world’s leading wine companies, our award-winning portfolio includes loved brands such as Hardys, Grant Burge, St Hallett, House of Arras, Petaluma, Banrock Station, Mud House, Jam Shed, Tatachilla, Brookland Valley and many more.

The driving force behind our business is our people, their expertise, their passion and their professionalism. With over 1,400 dedicated employees in Australia, the UK, Europe, Asia, South Africa, New Zealand and North and South America, it is our teamwork that sets us apart.

About the role and location

We have a new opportunity for a Lead Operative to join our Production Team at The Park site close to the M5 near Bristol on a 9 month fixed term contract. 

Working hours– annualised shift pattern (days & nights) 


About the role – Key Accountabilities

• Guide, inspire, coach, motivate and direct the Production Team members
• Execute directive from Area managers and ensure your team is aligned to priorities at all time
•Ensure all levels of safety within the department are maintained to the correct state
•Ensure effective daily labour deployment of line team and resolve or escalate resourcing concerns
• Lead hourly and 6 hourly Short Interval Control processes and generate appropriate countermeasures.
•Escalate concerns in a timely manner utilising existing processes where appropriate
•Lead workplace organisation improvements and align the team to departmental areas of focus
•Ensure Quality Plan is executed by all Team Members 
•Operate assigned equipment and plant ensuring optimum line performance is achieved
• Identify and rectify root causes of the running faults within the machinery
• Proactively operate within a lean philosophy ensuring continuous improvements across all areas of business processes are achieved.

About you

You will have an understanding of safety awareness and lean processes. 

Required Qualifications

GCSE English or Maths equivalent 

About the offer

In addition to a competitive salary we also offer a fantastic range of benefits.
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