Production Supervisor

07 April 20212021-04-07
£26,000 - £28,000 Per Annum
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Production Supervisor

Nr Paignton, Devon

£26,000 - £28,000 Per Annum

An excellent opportunity has arisen with a key client, for a Production Supervisor to join an international company operating within various technical markets.

The Production Supervisor will be responsible for production at the company’s manufacturing facility. The Production Supervisor position reports directly to the Production Manager and provides a supporting role to other functions of the business as required.

Production Supervisor Main Responsibilities:

  • Drive “right first time” mentally through Production team
  • Day to day responsibility of staffing levels within Production and Inspection
  • Work with Production planning to prioritise workloads based on Customer Promise Dates
  • Be the driving force behind upskilling members within the production/inspection teams
  • Ensure that training program is completed for new and existing staff
  • Work with the QE and PM to implement best practice at all times
  • Work with Production Planning to ensure daily plan is delivered with no delays
  • Work with all stakeholders to develop a “Product Improvement Plan”
  • Ensure that the production facility is run within its financial constraints
  • Monitor Shop Floor KPIs and implement action plans to meet Targets
  • Work with the production and engineering team to make sure maintenance of tooling and machines is completed and document according to the schedule
  • Work with the PM to make sure that Health and Safety requirements are reviewed regularly and adhered to by staff

Advantageous Production Supervisor Experience / Skills (Not Essential):

  • 5S / Visual Management / Lean Manufacturing
  • OEE implementation and monitoring
  • Basic MS Office skills to create shop floor documentation
  • Root-Cause Corrective Action
  • Six Sigma Yellow Belt or higher
  • TPM management
  • MRP / ERP IT systems

Production Supervisor Details:

  • Salary £26,000 - £28,000 - Depending upon experience
  • Full-time, Permanent position. 08.30 - 17:00 Monday to Friday. 37.5 hrs per week
  • 33.5 Days Holiday, including Bank Holidays
  • Discretionary bonus


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