Production Shift Supervisor (6 month FTC/Secondment)

  • Job Reference: 180320191322
  • Date Posted: 18 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Archers Recruitment
  • Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
  • Salary: £33,000 to £37,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: including Shift Allowance
  • Sector: Industrial
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We are looking for a Production Shift Supervisor for a 6 month term contract or secondment role.

We are looking for an innovative, high pressure performer to join and support our growing business to it's full potential.

Key Responsibilities

Manage our people to ensure safety and quality standards are upheld, customer delivery requirements are met and all costs are optimised.

Develop a culture of continuous LEAN improvement in processing and standards, intergrating them into production standard work.

Demonstrate strong leadership to develop and sustain high levels of team motivation, engagement, morale and organisational discipline through effective communication: recognising high achievement within their team.

Co-ordinate team members personal development plans, team and individual goal setting.

Management of attendance and performance.

Lead and supervise a team by promoting trust and open mindedness, encouraging all team members to bring out the best in themselves and their teams.

Coach teams to take responsibility for developing new and existing standardised work practices.

Ensure continual feedback and control of any new procedures through strict auditing processes and feedback.

Implement visual metrics in line with business targets related to each area of manufacture.

Work effectively and constructively with other departments within the business.

Ideal Candidate

To succeed in this role, you will be able to demonstrate skills and experience in:

Team leadership and individual development.

Fast-moving batch production environment.

Application of LEAN manufacturing techniques.

Intermediate IT Skills, particularly Microsoft Office Suite.