Production Supervisor

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    £27000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, early Friday finish

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

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    01392 423 301

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

Production Supervisor

The Opportunity:
The Production Supervisor will be responsible for overseeing the Assembly of products within this multi line engineering environment.  You will Supervise 15 Assembly Production staff, reporting into the Production Manager but taking full responsibility for your team, the productivity, quality and the H&S of your area within the business. 
Job Responsibilities:
  • Supervise the day to day running of a manufacturing area and ensure production and quality targets are met
  • Liaise with the Senior Production Manager and other departments to ensure delivery of completed and correct works orders
  • Improve productivity and efficiency through recommending and implementing change in working methods and tooling.
  • Ensure safe working practices and conditions are maintained.
  • Increase motivation of the workforce through team building activities, involvement in decision making and through good communication.
  • Maintain standards of discipline in line with company procedures.
  • Train and multi-skill the production operatives
  • Ensure on-time delivery in full to despatch
  • Resolve customer-related issues in a timely manner
  • Ensure quality and process conformance.
  • Actively participate in team or project based activities where required
  • Maintain consistent 5S and housekeeping standards within the manufacturing areas
  • Actively organise training plans for staff
 Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Proven production or assembly supervisory experience, ideally in an engineering environment.
  • A supervisory qualification: NEB’S or NVQ level 2 or above
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety in the workplace
  • Good standard of literacy and numeracy
  • Computer literate
  • Demonstrable people management skills
  • Ability to cope well under pressure
Associated Benefits:
Company Pension
Staff Parking
Working Hours:
Hours 8-5 M-T, 8-3.30 Friday