Production supervisor

Croydon, Greater London
£22000 - £26000/annum
19 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
new exciting opening
An experienced production supervisor is required for our production/assembly area. The ideal candidate will have experience supervising the output and quality of a diverse workforce engaged in the manufacture of metal parts, focusing mainly on the organisation, assembly, packing and storage of electrical contacts and building consumables.
My clients has seen significant growth in both volume and diversity of products over recent years, and is looking to recruit an individual who will fit into a small, but highly motivated workforce, and one who is willing to be both flexible in their approach to work, but highly organised and able to manage staff to ensure on-time delivery of a diverse range of scheduled and spot orders.

Personal Requirements
3 years min. supervisory/management experience
Ability to motivate a diverse workforce
Stock control experience (stockroom and computer-based)
Attention to detail, with excellent organisational skills
Ability to work with management to ensure uninterrupted supply of products to customers
Ability to organise workload, measure outcomes and take corrective action as required.

Key skills
Computer literate
Good numeracy and literacy skills
Quality control/inspection skills
Engineering background (ideal, but not essential)
Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings (ideal, but not essential)
Use of measuring tools (Vernier, micrometer, shadow-graph etc.) (ideal, but not essential)
Fork-truck licence (ideal, but not essential)

40 hours per week – mainly days (8.30-17.00), may be required to work shifts (6.00-14.30; 14.30-22.30 and occasionally, 22.30-6.00)
Immediate start available (preferred)