PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR / TEAM LEADER / SECTION LEADER

Location
Nottinghamshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Jun 2018
Closes
03 Jul 2018
Ref
1402R2R
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR / TEAM LEADER / SECTION LEADER

LANGAR, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE

Shifts (6 – 2/2 – 10)

 

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Production Supervisor to work with a leading 2nd tier automotive components company. Reporting to the Operations Director and controlling a shift team, you will be joining the company at a time to contribute to their ambitious growth plans. Ideally from a manufacturing background you may already hold a similar position, be a Team Leader or Cell Leader looking for that next challenge. You will enjoy leading and motivating your team ensuring KPI's are exceeded as well as identifying areas for improvement.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • To ensure adequate materials and packaging are available for each job
  • Quality inspection control (first check) ensuring parts match up to template
  • Regular liaison with Production Manager to ensure all orders are completed within scheduled time
  • Ensure all staff are adequately trained to work on machines
  • Help manage quality, cost, and continuous improvement projects
  • Load and capacity planning
  • Plan to support our business objectives and customer requirements
  • Provide leadership: coaching, mentoring and develop direct reports to ensure the delivery of the companies goals
  • Customer liaison
  • Provide strong support for our Continuous Improvement activities

PERSONAL SPECIFICATION:

 

  • Previous experience in a lean manufacturing environment
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Basic PC skills
  • Good communicator at all levels
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Excellent people management skills with a desire to lead your team in a fast paced environment
  • Strong personality, self starter with tenacity and drive

 

The company is located in Langar, Nottinghamshire, so is easily commutable from Nottingham, Grantham, Newark, Loughborough, Melton Mowbray, Leicester, Stamford or Sleaford.