Production Supervisor

Location: South Yorkshire
Salary: £32,000 - £35,000 pa
Reference: LG / BBBH14518
Type: Permanent
Sector: Other Business Support, Professional & Technical Support
Deadline: 07/08/2021

The company

Brewster Partners are delighted to be recruiting for a Production Supervisor for a Manufacturing company. As the Production Supervisor, you will be responsible for managing the day to day running of the Production team who are skilled in welding and fabricating, electrical, assemblers of steel work, gates and entrance control. Ensure that targets and deadlines are being met in line with customer requirements. The role also includes ensuring employees comply with health and safety requirements.

The job

  • Oversee day-to-day operations
  • Support Operations Manager on projects
  • Establish priorities to ensure manufacturing team works most efficiently
  • Ensure all correct production processes are followed
  • Developing and implementing production policies and procedures
  • Ensure that all H&S procedures are adhered to
  • Ensure that quality standards are met within the production targets
  • Identify and implement improvements to ensure maximum efficiency is maintained
  • Setting clear daily, weekly and monthly team goals and objectives
  • Lead and manage the Production team, ensuring key tasks are prioritised so the production facilities runs smoothly
  • Motivating your team and encourage creativity
  • Listen to team members’ feedback and resolve any issues or conflicts
  • Suggest and organise team building activities
  • Implementing recommended manufacturing cost reduction strategies
  • Check manufacturing equipment to ensure efficient workflow is maintained
  • Delegate tasks to meet production deadlines
  • Using the ERP system, for reporting and ensuring the system is kept up to date
  • Following plans that are prepared for workforce requirements prior to shifts commencing
  • Checking production output to specifications

The person

  • Six Sigma qualification
  • Wealth of experience of working within a supervisory role
  • Wealth of people management experience including employee relations (for example, investigations, disciplinary, grievances, absence management and performance management)
  • Experience in fabrication and welding to be able to provide coaching to your team
  • Lean manufacturing experience
  • Good at building working relationships
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to work and ways of working
  • Constructively and logically resolving situations
  • Extensive H&S knowledge of procedures
  • Good organisation skills with the ability to prioritise workloads
  • Effective communication skills and collaborative
  • Leadership and influential skills
  • Self-motivated and results driven

The benefits

£32,000 - £35,000 pa


Lee Gibbons
Senior Recruitment Consultant
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Production Supervisor, Reference: LG / BBBH14518". Thank you for your interest.