Production Supervisor / Group Leader

£28000 - £35000 per annum + Onsite Parking, Pension
12 Jul 2017
11 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Group Leader
Team Leader/Shift Supervisor
Engineering Manufacturing Industry
PM Shifts - Flexibility Required
Up to £29k Per Annum, plus Overtime
Possible package up to £35k per annum

Exciting job opportunity has arisen for a skilled and highly motivated Group Leader to join an established manufacturing company, based in Leicester.

The purpose of this role is to lead a team within the manufacturing plant, to support and drive the main operations efforts, in order to achieve, and where possible improve, on Plant targets for Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost.

To be successful in this role you will need to be able to motivate a team, be organized and flexible, have the ability to review and solve problems as well as be an effective communicator at all levels.

Role Duties Include:

- Develop and motivate the afternoon shift team, ensuring cooperation between all processes
- Assign and direct indviduals to work activities
- Assessment and adherence to Health, Safety and Environmental standards, policy and procedures
- Manage resources within area of responsibility to optimise performance and productivity
- Identify training requirements to enhance flexibility
- Manage holiday requests in line with policy and ensuring coverage of skills at all times
- Ensure effective communication to other Group Leaders (across shifts), as well as conduct Sunrise meetings and ensure communication boards are up to date

Skills and Experience Required:

- Minimum 2 years supervisory experience from within a manufacturing environment
- Knowledge and experience of lean manufacturing processes
- Technical background or apprenticeship, with a good standard of numeracy, English literacy and IT literacy
- Good understand of Health, Safety & Environmental requirements and Quality procedures
- Good understanding ot production processes and the ability to analyse output data

The Package:

- Excellent salary of up to £29k Per Annum, plus Overtime.
- With Overtime, possible package is up to £35k per annum - Benefits include Onsite Parking, Company Pension and Excellent Working Conditions.

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