Production Supervisor (Engineering)

Ambrose Recruitment
£30000 - £33000/annum
16 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Shop Floor Supervisor / Production Supervisor (Engineering)

£30,000 - £33,000 per annum + Benefits

Permanent Position

Based in Coleford, Gloucestershire

Shop Floor Supervisor / Production Supervisor with Engineering / Manufacturing Experience required for our Gloucestershire based client who are a leading provider of Special Purpose Equipment for a variety of industries.

Job Purpose:

To lead, manage and ensure the efficient and effective running of the assembly and test department to deliver to the needs of production schedules in a safe manner.

To continuously improve business processes ensuring Quality and Industrial standards, Environmental and Legal requirements are met (including H&S).

Provide support to Package build and test to ensure cost effective processes and practices.


- Actively contribute to and support the Operations Management Team.
- To ensure the safety and well-being of the department team including PPE compliance (high importance due to operational area).
- Lead and supervise assembly employees to ensure their active engagement to being productive and efficient through the achievement of overall contribution to the top level department KPIs.
- Ensuring quality of service and compliance in legislation and standards through effective technical risk management including Health & Safety, the provision of accurate technical data which supports quality initiatives and right first time practice.
- Work within the departmental policies and procedures.
- Actively support the Strategic Plan and provide timely and accurate allocation of resource.
- Responsibility for identifying and implementing improvement projects, developing the service and the team capabilities.
- Active management of visitors to the Package build and test areas, ensuring they comply with H&S and PPE requirements.

 Person Specification

- HNC and relevant engineering apprenticeship and/or work-based experience.
- Highly numerate with competent IT skills.
- Extensive knowledge and practical experience of people management in a manufacturing environment.

All applications will be acknowledged and held in complete confidence. Thorough briefing will be undertaken prior to CV submission to the client