Material Handling Supervisor
As a Material Handling Supervisor, you would be responsible for the movement of product within our Birmingham plant. As well as the storage and control of materials throughout their manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, consumption and disposal.
Candidates should be aware that there is a high level of overtime commitment expected as a normal part of the job. Overtime is paid at a competitive rate.
Maintain up-to-date knowledge on company objectives, production strategies, stock targets and support activities.
Supervise 2 Team Leaders and 26 Material Handling staff including their safety, training and time sheets.
Plan and monitor material movement.
Plan equipment, material and manpower requirements to meet production schedule.
Coordinate with Production in resolving production planning and control issues.
Work with cross-functional teams to complete orders on time and within customer specifications.
Communicate production updates to Managers and customers on regular basis.
Perform inventory management according to company policies.
Monitor inventory status and generate monthly inventory reports.
Identify delivery exception and provide alternative solutions.
Generate reports on production shortages for analysis.
Address customer queries and concerns in a timely fashion.
Develop process improvements for inventory, manufacturing and production control systems
Maintain 12 Fork Lift Truck's.
A strong relationship with the customer is essential as there will be frequent communication and often visits.
Work within 5S methodology to maintain the workplace to a high standard
Applicants should possess the ability to work efficiently and accurately, to prioritise workload, be self-motivated, and work on your own initiative with a clear focus on quality.
Prioritise workload and communicate with the relevant departments.
good attitude, flexible to challenges and possible changes are essential. Also must be prepared to work overtime. Good IT skills and flexible with new systems.
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