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Production Supervisor




HOURS: 8 Hours per day - Day / Night Shift, Monday To Saturday.
Ability to work 12-hour rotational shifts

£Open depending on experience + Overtime

Our client is a newly formed company who specialise in the manufacture of Tissue products, they are backed by a large European company.

They are now looking to recruit a Production Supervisor to join their team. You will report directly to the Production/Factory Manager and be responsible of supervising employees in the daily routine of setting up machines, maintain quality and ensuring highest level of health & safety standards are met on the production/factory floor.

Responsibilities / Requirements:

  • Supervise employees in the daily routine of setting up machines, maintaining quality standards for all products as per product and customer's specifications.
  • Maintain quality, efficiencies and production levels set by management.
  • Communicate these standards to your staff.
  • Oversee checks.
  • Establish high morale within your department by showing fairness, consistency, and an interest in employee problems.
  • Maintain confidentiality.
  • Maintain supply of consumables/materials (ink, glue, core supplies, etc.) necessary to perform jobs.
  • Coordinate with Production Manager and Maintenance department on any repairs or preventative maintenance needed in the department.
  • Cross-train employees in key positions.
  • Keep upper management informed of problems or situations that may affect the performance of your department.
  • Process completely and properly all paperwork.
  • Enforce the corrective action procedures when applicable and conduct meetings with the violating employees.
  • Conduct weekly Production / Safety meetings with department personnel.
  • Communicate with necessary supervision to avoid problems between shift changes.
  • Implement, maintain, and support all company policies and procedures, including safety program and good housekeeping.
  • Must be able to work nights and weekends.
  • Learn relevant local and company requirements, rules and procedures.
  • Strictly follows rules and guidelines and always uses the right procedure for the job.
  • Promptly reports incidents, near-misses, and unsafe conditions or processes.
  • Ensuring highest level of safety standards regulations and policies are met.
  • Additional duties may be assigned by management.

Experience /Skills Required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Some college or technical school is a plus
  • 3+ years of experience in production supervisory positions, manufacturing, and/or machine operations is a plus
  • PC Literate, MS Office, competent Excel skills.
  • Excellent work attendance
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Clear, concise oral and written English communication skills.
  • Ability to work days, nights, weekends and holidays
  • Ability to work 12-hour rotational shifts.

Production Supervisor

Permanent, Full Time
no work experience required
High school
£50,000 - £59,999

Published on 1 Apr 2021

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