Production Supervisor

Prospero Engineering
05 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Production Supervisor

£32-38k + benefits


Prospero Engineering have a great opportunity for a Production Supervisor with a reputable and expanding engineering firm in beautiful Cambridgeshire

A Production Supervisor is required to drive manufacturing activities from new product introduction to shipping, ensuring that all appropriate customer requirements, company standards and HSE considerations are applied and adhered to, to make sure that products are manufactured in an economical and timely manner and that company quality standards are met.

Main duties include:
• Day to day management and coordination of stores and workshop staff in accordance with company policies
• Co-ordinate Production activities requiring other department managers’ input ensuring the deliverables are met
• Preparation of production documentation for individual orders (batches) based on Master Product documents, liaise with Engineering and R&D departments, and issue them for production
• Oversee the production process from Engineering Master BoM, Picking through to Test and Despatch
• Monitoring product direct costs (parts and labour) to meet budgets
• Take full ownership of production activities and drive tasks to completion. Monitor the production processes and adjust schedules as needed
• Co-ordinate tasks from picking to completion of production
• Responsible for generating and co-ordinating production records for each contract. This will be done by paper and electronic means, including Sage software. Maintaining the Production BoMs within Sage.
• Custodian of production processes inclusive of authoring and revision where necessary
• Participation in Health, Safety & Environmental issues
• Maintain electronic records of all jobs to include all relevant documentation and emails
• Participate in assembly and test where required.

Candidates applying will have a background in production engineering. Preference will be given to
candidates with proven experience and who are trained in an approved apprenticeship scheme, either
mechanical or instrumentation and/or trained to an HNC or HND level (or equivalent).

Please note all applicants must be eligible to live and work and will be required to provide a copy of their right to work upon application

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