Production Supervisor

Location County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 2 months ago
Contact Glenda Reddington
Job Ref GR136_1496997128

Job Description

Production Supervisor - Evening and Night shift

Location: Co. Antrim

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience

Grafton Specialist has been retained by a long standing innovating and market leading Manufacturing firm based in Co. Antrim to recruit a Production Supervisor. The company have experienced steady expansion in recent years through the completion of major projects.

Reporting to: Production Manager

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Communicate to operators' performance objectives set by management. Help set up performance measures and report daily/weekly on progress.
  • Work with operators and Managers to identify potential areas for improvement in Quality and throughput.
  • Communicate regularly with Production Managers on day to day issues, highlighting possible production problems and suggesting solutions.
  • Ensure all team members are adhering to H&S, housekeeping and correct working procedures.
  • Ensure staff are trained to be multi-flexible across all disciplines.
  • Communicate regularly with all team members and be willing to listen to grievances, suggestion etc.
  • Lead by example adopting a hands on approach where possible especially during busy spells.
  • Deputise for Managers when required.
  • Encourage and enforce punctuality, good timekeeping and workstation attendance.
  • Work with Production managers in all matters of discipline.
  • Ensure all accidents are being reported and assist in accident investigation.
  • Investigate and provide/suggest contingency planning in the event of machine breakdowns and shortages in manning levels.
  • Ensure inspection sheets are complete

Essential Criteria

  • 2+ years Supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience of working to KPI's and supporting continuous improvement
  • Must be flexible in hours of work.

For more information or to discuss in total confidence please contact Glenda Reddington on 02890 323333