Production Supervisor

Posted 17 July 2024
Salary Attractive
Job type Permanent
Industry Sector Technical
Job FunctionProduction

Job description

MTrec’s new career opportunity

Our client are specialists in their market sector, they are looking for an experienced Production Supervisor to join them on a permanent basis.

The Job you’ll do

  • The Production Supervisor will lead and co-ordinate activities on designated flow lines to ensure the company’s and departments business objectives in terms of cost, service, delivery, and safety.

  • They will direct and co-ordinate activities of the operations flowlines to obtain optimum use of equipment, facilities, and personnel.

  • The Production Supervisor will ensure compliance to the organisations policies, procedures, safety rules and regulations.

  • They will support and co-ordinate investigations into customer complaints both internal and

  • Lead and motivate team on designated flow lines to ensure delivery of KPI’s in safety, cost, quality, and delivery.

  • Ensure that flowline personnel are fully utilised at all times.

  • Monitor and direct activities towards waste reduction in:

  • Scrap and rework.

  • Stock inventory (raw material and WIP).

  • Assembly process times.

  • Actively identify and participate in change initiatives to increase productivity.

  • Facilitate and organise continuous improvement initiatives/programs within the department using modern manufacturing procedures (Cellular Manufacturing, Kanban, Genba Kanri, Process Analysis).

  • Manage individuals’ performance, carry out OFM’s, identify development opportunities and implement the disciplinary procedure where necessary.

  • Prompt investigation into quality, safety and productivity issues and implementation of corrective actions to prevent a re-occurrence.

  • Ensure a high standard of housekeeping is maintained throughout the flowline(s).

  • Communicate all issues (quality, people, safety, production) to Product Line Manager and support functions in a timely manner.

  • Ensure health and safety regulations are implemented and adhered too.

  • Maintain and update records (COPQ, OEE etc) as required and completion of weekly report.

  • Maintenance of all visual management displays within the flowline(s).

  • Comply with the Integrated Management System (IMS) and minimise any impact on the environment whilst carrying out their duties.

  • Ensure and promote safe working conditions for all employees, visitors and contractors by implementing, monitoring and complying with occupational health & safety provisions.

About You

  • Two years minimum related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Skilled influencer to motivate direct reports in the attainment of departmental objectives.

  • Capability to effectively communicate and record information in a practical manner i.e.: setting meeting agendas, recording actions, and summarising data for management as required.

  • PC literate and familiar with Microsoft Office suite and ERP systems such as SAP.

  • Capable of learning other software packages as required.

  • Ability to adapt communication style effectively and concisely to suit audience.

  • Demonstrated strong network building capability to ensure appropriate support received from interfacing business functions.

The Rewards and The benefits

  • 27 days holiday plus bank holidays, with option to purchase up to 3 additional days.

  • Discounted critical illness cover, dental cover, and partner life assurance.

  • Healthcare cash plan.

  • Subsidised canteen.

  • Discounted shopping & leisure vouchers.

  • Salary sacrifice car scheme.

  • Cycle to Work.

  • Gym membership discounts – up to 25%.

  • Charity Giving scheme.