Production Supervisor

2 days left

23 Aug 2019
20 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Hawick, Scottish Borders
JOB TITLE: Production Supervisor
SALARY & BENEFITS: Competitive depending on experience
WORKING HOURS: Full Time - Continental shift pattern
THE COMPANY & THE ROLE: Emtelle UK Ltd is a world-class provider of infrastructure solutions covering the telecommunications, electricity and water industries. There Hawick factory, located in the Scottish Borders, are centres of expertise for duct and sub duct, optical cable, air-blown fibre and other extruded polymer products and they now seek a Production Supervisor who is good at organising and planning and who also has experience in extrusion where optimising machine performance and minimising downtime. This is a monthly paid salaried position which will bring good career prospects for the successful applicant.
As a Production Supervisor, you will report to the Production Manager and will work on 12-hour shifts on 3 on/3 off rotating continental shift pattern. Your main duties will require you to satisfy the production objectives of our Main Production Department. The Department is tasked with the volume preparation and production of Duct products to service customer orders and you will ensure the smooth day to day running of the production teams.
Key Responsibilities for the Production Supervisor role include:-
• Applicants should have experience in extrusion where optimising machine performance and minimising downtime are key performance measurements.
• The successful candidate will report to the Production Manager and will work on 12-hour shifts on rotating continental shift pattern
• Ensuring safe packaging of all customer products.
• Pro-actively helping with solutions to improve production.
• Liaising with the Production Manager and other Supervisors regarding any outstanding tasking within production and actively participate in their resolution.
• Shift Supervisors and their teams, are required to ensure that the production area and all pertaining to it is kept clean and hazard free
**Please note a full Job Description will be sent to candidates of interest with a company application form to complete and return.
THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate for the Production Supervisor position must be able to demonstrate excellent people management and leadership skills together with the ability to plan and prioritise their own work as well as that of other people, and will have proven experience in managing shifts as well as being able to demonstrate excellent communication skills in order to direct their team in the smooth running of the production process. You will need to be able to meet targets and shipping deadlines whilst ensuring that all products are manufactured to the correct specifications as well as making sure Health & Safety is adhered to at all times.
Key Experience / Characteristics preferred for the Technical Support Engineer role:-
- Must have experience managing a team of people in a production environment and an excellent communicator
- Good planning, organisational and prioritising skills
- Experience meeting and working to targets/deadlines
- Good Health & Safety knowledge
The closing date for these vacancies is Thursday 5th September 2019