Production Supervisor

Precision Recruitment UK Ltd
Leicester, Rugby, Market Harborough, Daventry, Cor
£32000 - £36000/annum
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role

My client, based in Leicestershire has an exciting permanent position for a Production Supervisor to organise the safe and efficient running of a shift, the Production Supervisor will ensure that the machines are producing good quality product at the correct output rates.

You will review the production program at the start of the shift and liaise, when necessary, with the other Supervisor and Production Manager to ensure that you are aware of all production requirements and that you are aware of any difficulties that may have occurred in the previous shift, especially things that may have a detrimental effect on your efficiency during the following working period. You will be responsible for organising staff to achieve the production program and to decide what actions take if staff shortages arise.

Other duties & Responsibilities

To ensure all production operators are complying with the relevant instructions and procedures as laid down in the company handbook.

To ensure an independent first off quality check of all products started during the shift.

To inform the Production Manager as soon as possible in cases where there have been significant changes to agreed production schedules or when the program has not been adhered to for any reason.

To implement the rectification of production problems during the shift and, where possible, ascertain what is necessary to ensure a permanent resolution.

To liaise with the incoming supervisory staff at the beginning of each shift to ensure that they are aware of all forthcoming requirements and that they know of any difficulties that may have occurred during your shift.

The Company

The successful Production Supervisor will be working for a company that has been operating since 1992, currently distributing throughout the UK, Europe, Asia & Australia. My client now offers an extensive range of stock products and specialises in manufacturing custom products that meet their clients' specific requirements. This coupled with a hard working staff and an unrivalled number of years experience within the industry enable them to provide the high levels of service and quality products that modern buyers and distributors expect.

The Right Person

A minimum of 3 years experience is needed for this Production Supervisor position. You will have been responsible for all of the above duties and be performing these in your current position. You will have previous experience in a busy, fast paced manufacturing environment and be able to react to any issues as well as having a proactive can do attitude.

Interested? Here are your three options:

1. “This is the job for me, I meet all the requirements” – Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Jon Webster on (Apply online only) between 8.30am – 5.30pm

2. “I think I’m right for this position, but I’m not sure about some of the detail” – Click “apply now” so I can read your CV and come back to you.

3. “I’m interested but need to know more about what this job can offer me” – email with your CV and questions and I will reply with more detail.

Precision are committed to keeping our candidates informed and offer a guaranteed response within 7 days when applying through the application system.

About Precision

This Production Supervisor vacancy is posted by Precision Recruitment, specialises in Engineering, Technical, Construction and Sales Recruitment. Operating since 2004, we have placed hundreds of engineers in fantastic new roles. Precision covers the whole spectrum of engineering roles from Welders, Fabricators, CNC Machinists, Panel Wireman up to Production Managers