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Manufacturing Production Supervisor

Your new company

Hays Recruitment are looking for a Production Supervisor. Our client has specialised in the distribution transformers for almost half a century, they have a wealth of experience and cutting-edge knowledge of both engineering and manufacturing. As recognised experts in their business, our client has the proven technical ability to soar as one of the global market leaders in the industry. You would be joining a company that provides distribution transformers and solutions to industry and utility companies with increasing specialisation in the renewable energy sector. They provide products that deliver useable energy to businesses, homes, hospitals, and industry every day. Established in 1977, Our client is a privately owned enterprise which has enjoyed substantial double-digit growth in recent years, the company has grown through major expansions to become a market leader in the manufacture of bespoke, quality solutions for the electrical industry.

Your new role
Reporting to the Head of Manufacturing this supervisor will manage a value chain in our large manufacturing plant. The Production supervisor will oversee planning, line productivity, improvement initiatives and personnel in terms of driving overall performance and engagement. KPI’s include though on productivity, safety, quality and personnel engagement and management. The Supervisor has team leaders who report directly to him/her. Team leaders ensure their operatives team operates to maximum efficiency and in line with production requirements always prioritising safety and quality. They will oversee the front-line people and production management in a safe, clean working environment.

- Resourcing your value production with the skills and resources for maximum efficiency.
- Using TPM, Continuous Improvement and Kaizen techniques for a visual production line with required flow.
- Drive productivity
- Coaching and supporting team leaders.
- Creating effortless communication throughout the organisation with critical focus on your value chain.
- Anticipate and remove obstacles from continuous improvement.
- Upholding the highest standards of safety, quality and discipline in a supportive environment.
- Facilitate audits from customers, suppliers and certification bodies.

What you'll need to succeed

To succeed you will have a proven track record in a design / manufacturing / mechanical background. For a dynamic, self-driven person who is enthusiastic and willing to learn in a forward-thinking atmosphere, this is an amazing opportunity. Our client is looking for driven individuals who want growth and success both for their work and personally. We are looking for leaders. Diploma Manufacturing/Engineering/Quality or related field. 5 years experienced in a manufacturing environment. 2-3 years’ experience in managing a team Excellent written and oral communications Critical thinking and problem-solving skills

What you'll get in return

The successful candidate will get to work for a large company that is a leader in its field. The position requires you to be on site full-time. The company are offering a salary 47,500 and after 6 months moving to 49,500. Benefits include a pension of 8%. This company also offers annual pay reviews.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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