Shift Production Supervisor

Location: Hixon
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Reference: 2303
Contact Name: Craig Cartwright
Expiry Date: 2021-06-18

Are you an experienced Shift Supervisor with a proven background in manufacturing or engineeering and looking for an opportunity to join an established, successful business ?

Purpose Of The Role, 

To ensure optimum production schedules are achieved using Standard Operating Procedures and adhering to all Quality, Health, Safety & Environmental policies, taking full management responsibility for production staff.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage production levels and staffing
  • Ensure that all production personnel are trained and operate at the required level
  • Implement and monitor training plans
  • Ensure monthly station observations are completed
  • Ensure annual job reviews of all production personnel are conducted
  • Hands on in the production area to maintain full production
  • Full management responsibility of production personnel including disciplinary, lateness, sickness, damage etc. in accordance with policy and procedures
  • Conduct Initial investigation into accident, environmental incidents
  • Report on production performance relating to KPI's
  • Weekly inspection of department
  • Inspection and reporting of equipment performance
  • Ensuring low level maintenance is done and reporting of equipment failures
  • Production downtime evaluation
  • Full responsibility of 5s regime is implemented and maintained (Inc. audits)
  • Mobile plant checks carried out weekly
  • Auditing of start at line checks

Person Specification

  • Proven strong leadership and motivational skills
  • Strong communication, organisational and people management skills
  • Previous Manufacturing experience essential
  • Practical knowledge of production equipment
  • Excellent decision making and problem solving skills
  • Hands on approach
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to work in a hot environment
  • Ability to work shifts

Closing date for this position 21st of June 2021

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Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions s committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.