Print Finishing Supervisor

Davidson Gray Business Solutions Limited
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Print Finishing Supervisor

Salary up to £23,400 - Continental Shift


The role of Bindery Supervisor, is to manage the production staff to ensure quality and productivity targets are met along with meeting customer deadlines. This is a fast paced, bespoke manufacturing business working to very tight deadlines, the role is suited to someone that has experience of working in a bespoke manufacturing environment.

This is a hands-on role where you will be expected to be working in the production environment as well as carrying out duties of the Supervisor as listed below:


  • Managing skilled and semi-skilled machine operators
  • Planning resources to match demand and customer deadlines
  • Monitoring jobs through production and rescheduling to meet customer SLAs and deadlines
  • Liaising with sales, supervisors, warehouse and technical departments
  • Developing and maintaining operator training programmes
  • Agreeing and maintaining maintenance schedules

The candidate:

  • MUST have experience within the Print/Bindery sector
  • Must be highly organised, structured and flexible
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines whilst keeping a calm, level-headed approach
  • Good decision making skills, ability to delegate and have a 'can do' attitude
  • Leadership and motivational and team working abilities