Production Supervisor

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  • Location:

    Uxbridge, London

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    Production Manager

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  • Salary:

    £42000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Shift Allowance

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    Hannah Pepper

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Production Supervisor


£42,000 - £47,000 + excellent benefits + shift allowance

An opportunity for a Production Supervisor has arisen to work within an engineering company who specialise in manufacturing highly complex bespoke systems used in the Defence and Aerospace sectors across the globe.

Within this role you will be expected to supervise a team of operators and ensure that output, production & product quality targets are achieved through efficient deployment of people and machine capacity.

Key accountabilities - Production Supervisor

+ Plan, monitor and allocate work as determined by job packs and maximise the output of people and machines in the cell.

+ Converse and monitor team performance against KPI/metrics, e.g. shortages, machine performance, deliveries and priorities daily.

+ Investigation of the causes of poor productivity and quality and implementation of action plans to address them.

+ Providing progress updates at regular weekly departmental meetings answering queries from internal departments and line management

+ Conducting risk assessments in accordance with the H&S plan

+ Ensure compliance with all relevant SOP and that all necessary records and logs are completed accurately and in a timely fashion.

+ Initiating and participating in 5 "S" and other improvement activities.

Skills and knowledge required - Production Supervisor

+ Experience of managing people.

+ Experience of working in a manufacturing environment

+ HNC/HND Engineering related discipline or Apprenticeship