Team Leader Blue Days

Team Leader Assembly - Blue  

  • 3’s and 2’s shift pattern, 06:00 - 18:00
  • £13.10 per hour 
  • Excellent benefits
  • Free parking 

Struggling with transport? We are pleased to be able to offer a free bus service to and from our site in Holbeach through a pilot partnership with Stagecoach.

This role is at our Bakkavor Pizza site based in Holbeach St Marks, Lincolnshire and employs around 1,100. The site specialises in making chilled pizzas and is 11 miles from Spalding, 13.5 miles from Boston, 18 miles from Wisbech, 23 miles from King's Lynn and 29 miles from Peterborough.

We are looking for a Team Leader to join our fast paced production environment in Assembly on the Blue shift. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company who prides themselves on developing talent and giving people the ability to reach their full potential.

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Managing a team in fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Day to day management of your team, driving team performance, efficiencies and KPI’s
  • Supporting Area Manager
  • Training of new staff and existing team members
  • Ensuring all health and safety protocols are understood and followed

 To be successful in this role you will demonstrate:

  • Results driven and motivated to lead a team to achieve output targets and KPI's
  • Quality minded with a high degree of accuracy / attention to detail
  • The ability to work under pressure
  • Experience of working in a food manufacturing / production / fast paced environment
  • Previous Team Leader/ Line Leader / Supervisory / Stand-In Roles experience is desirable
  • Capable of working on own initiative with the ability and confidence to make decisions

About us: 

We're the biggest name you've never heard of. You've probably eaten our food- you just didn't realise it. Because as global leaders in the fresh prepared food industry with over 19,000 employees, we create innovative products, including meals, soups, dips, salads, desserts, pizzas and bread for customers including Tesco, M&S, Sainsbury's and Waitrose in the UK. Our customers include Harris Teeter and Home Chef in the US, and in China, we make food for Starbucks, Yum! and Pret. We're ambitious. We're full of ideas. And we're ready for more people who share our passion for quality to join us.



Bakkavor is the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with a growing international presence in the US and China. We are number one in the UK in the four product categories of meals, salads, desserts and pizza & bread, providing high-quality, fresh, healthy and convenient food. Our customers include every major UK grocery retailer, including Tesco, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury's and Waitrose, and some of the world’s best-known food brands. We have over 19,000 employees, our headquarters are in London and we have 23 factories in the UK, 5 in the US and 9 in China.


Category:  Manufacturing

Holbeach, GB

Date:  26-Jun-2022