Production Supervisor

22 November 20212021-11-22
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
£24,000 – £25,500 Per Annum
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Production Supervisor

Nr Cirencester, Gloucestershire

£24,000 – £25,500 Per Annum

Jackie Kerr Recruitment has an opportunity to work with a fast-growing food manufacturer in their production factory in the Cotswolds, supervising a small team to produce luxury products.

You will need to be highly organised, flexible in your approach, work well under pressure and able to motivate small teams. This is a great opportunity for someone who has manufacturing experience and wants to run their own section in a company which is going from strength to strength.

Production Supervisor Job Purpose:

The Production Supervisor has the responsibility for a specific area within the factory and is tasked with maximising the effectiveness of the filling or packing operation by overseeing labour, material, and machinery utilisation.

Production Supervisor Responsibilities:

  • Drive the overall performance of the assigned area to ensure that production activities occur as scheduled within the plan
  • Train and supervise employees to produce efficiently to the highest quality level and ensure continuity of production and deliver targets
  • Oversee the day-to-day management of a minimum of 5 other employees in the area
  • Ensure materials are available at the required time and meet quality standard
  • Ensure line changeover duties are performed in a timely manner and machinery is set up correctly and to standard
  • Maintain close liaison with other Supervisors and the Production Manager to ensure smooth product changeovers with minimum downtime and wastage, and to ensure effective utilisation of staff throughout the site.
  • Ensure that products being produced meet all agreed quality parameters and quickly recognise and rectify any deviations from these parameters thus minimising reject
  • Complete paperwork ensuring that it meets with current legislation and food safety requirements
  • Identify continuous improvement opportunities with procedures, systems and work methods, recommended improvements and implementing authorised changes

Production Supervisor Skills and Experience Required:

  • Previous production supervision experience, ideally in a food or similar environment
  • Strong communication skills and ability to develop others
  • Attention to detail and numerate
  • High level of computer literacy
  • Logical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong organisational skills

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £24,000.00-£25,500.00 per year

Additional pay:

  • Bonus scheme


  • Bike to work scheme
  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay


  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

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