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Production Supervisor

  • Location:

    Blackburn

  • Contact:

    Nathan Blake

  • Job ref:

    5263

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-25

Are you an experienced Production Supervisor with experience in driving best practice within a safety-critical industry? Are you looking for the next step within your career, and for real progression opportunities? Would you like to contribute to the development of intricate and vital products? If so, please continue reading.

The responsibilities of the Production Supervisor will include:

  • Overseeing cleanroom operations
  • Monitoring performance to target ensuring that goods are produced efficiently at the correct amount, cost and standard whilst seeking continuous improvement
  • Planning and organising resources with colleagues to achieve schedules and report exceptions to the Production Manager
  • Monitor day to day execution of the Production Plan, intervening where necessary
  • Oversee training of colleagues, maintaining training records as required by the QMS
  • Support with processes such as recruitment and selection, induction, and appraisals
  • Communicate policies, visions and mission statements to staff and ensure that these are implemented
  • Deputise as Production Manager during periods of absence

The successful Production Supervisor will have the following experience, qualifications, and characteristics:

  • A-Levels and GCSE or equivalent
  • A minimum of two years of experience in a manufacturing industry as Production Supervisor
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills, particularly Excel
  • Able to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
  • People management skills
  • Basic knowledge of Quality Control practices
  • Able to work in a cleanroom environment
  • Verbal and written communication skills with the capability to influence stakeholders at all levels
  • Having a positive attitude, a desire to learn and be challenged
  • Previously worked in a production environment regulated to ISO 13485 standard and / or ISO 9001
  • Plastic extrusion and/or plastic injection moulding knowledge

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled Production Supervisor to join a high-performing, ambitious team and to drive best practice to develop the wider company. If you are a passionate Production Supervisor, please get in touch today.