Fitting Shop Supervisor

Etwell Recruitment
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

***Are you looking for an exciting new job opportunity with a well established manufacturing company in Bedfordshire?

We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard working individual who is looking to work their way up through the company**

Are you looking for the next step ?

Are you a leader ?

Are you ready to take charge of your own team ?

Job Description

Your job will be to ensure the smooth running of your production area including:

-Read drawings to determine the job requirements before allocating the work

-Ensure that top priority jobs are being worked on and that your team have what they need to complete the task

-Have a clear plan for the next 7 days.....who is going to work on what, and a rough plan for the following 14 days

-Prepared to work with factory management and project engineers

-Allocate the correct jobs to yourself and your staff in line with your/their skills

-Check that's operators are scanning on the correct jobs

-Ensure that all parts on the pick list are used, if the pick list is wrong then report back to the stores

-Check your area to ensure to check doors are secured and equipment is turned of before leaving or hand over responsibly for night time shut down if you are not the last one to leave

Focus on all safety and personnel issues including:

-Ensure staff in your area wear appropriate Personnel Protective Equipment (PPE) inc safety glasses ,boots and ear protection and that current H & S regulations for your team and equipment are met

-Ensure jobs are carried out efficiently in terms of time and materials

-Check equipment in your area daily for damage and ensure all equipment is safe, report any issues back

-Keep team working and motivated, pull up any slackers

Maintain High Quality and efficient production including :

Quality * ensure equipment is manufactured to high standard by checking drawings and checking the quality of each piece of work before handing on to the next one

-Liaise with project managers and the factory manager re anticipated problems which could effect dispatch deadlines

-Agree with factory management where each project will be stored in the factory during the various stages of production

-Ensure that own area is kept clean and tidy, take the lead in getting approval for ditching clutter

-Suggest improvements

-Work with other departments for the benefit of the company rather than just taking glory for your team

If this job is for you and you would like to arrange an interview then please send your updated CV to ******************************* ASAP

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