Production Supervisor - Newcastle

Up to £43,000 per annum, depending on experience
Ref: 255 Date Posted: Monday 17 Apr 2023
Our client is a highly successful Engineering service provider offering full subcontract manufacturing services in the North East. They are currently looking for a Production Supervisor to join their advanced manufacturing facility based in Newcastle.
The Production Supervisor Role
As a Production Supervisor you will provide effective supervision and leadership and manage the day to day operations of the allocated machining cells.
Duties will include:
  • Lead, motivate and develop the team to achieve business goals
  • Drive the safety, quality, cost, delivery, people (SQCDP) culture.
  • Implement and develop standard operating procedures (SOP).
  • Lead daily cell meetings.
  • Proactively manage absence and performance management issues, including
    disciplinary procedures.
  • Ensure incidents/accidents are captured, reported and contained with corrective
  • Identify poor performance and manage through performance improvement plans.
  • Ensure that the team’s training and development needs are identified and met.
  • Practice and maintain 5S standards.
About the Production Supervisor
You will have excellent communication and people management skills and be able to work under pressure within time constraints.
You will also have the following:
  • Have previous management/supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Understand 3 & 5 Axis CNC machines and their capabilities.
  • Understanding of Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE).
  • Experience of working in a subcontract manufacturing environment is desirable.
  • Experience of manufacturing components for various industries is desirable (aerospace,
    oil and gas, nuclear, defence).
  • Have experience and understanding of Continuous Improvement tools.
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