Sheet Metal Workshop Supervisor

Wilde Associates
12 Jan 2018
13 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Manage all work areas which include CNC press, guillotines, brake presses, saws and stock control.

  • Oversee and monitor progress on all work within the department.
  • Allocate material & manpower as required to avoid bottlenecks and deliver the production plan.
  • Ensure that staff meet individual targets in terms of on time delivery and satisfaction to required standards of quality.
  • Report to immediate superior any production related or quality problems.
  • Recommend and arrange for overtime working as appropriate to the needs of the department.
  • Work to the requirements of the quality management system.
  • Ensure that inspection checks are performed to minimise non-conformance
  • Monitor levels of scrap and rework and identify corrective and preventative actions.
  • Ensure all manufacturing is completed to the correct revision of drawing/route card and work instructions
  • Documenting and recording working methods and work instructions on new products and processes.
  • Ensure all workshop paperwork is completed in accordance with company operating procedures.
  • Report on all plant breakdowns and arrange repair.
  • Monitor workshop staff timekeeping and attendance.
  • Ensure staff have a safe working environment
  • Contribute to continual improvement activities and projects
  • Work as a team member of an existing management group comprising assembly supervisors, Production Planning and Production Engineering.

Relevant experience:

Minimum of 5 years in a sheet metal environment.

Engineering qualification - ideally HNC or equivalent.

Proven record of team supervision/Management.

Experience in management of Health & Safety

Skills and Abilities:

Good communication skills.

Ability to read technical drawings.

Supervisory experience

Power and brake press experience

Wilde Associates are working in the capacity of an Employment Agency for this vacancy.