Overview

We are currently recruiting a Custom Production Supervisor to join our client based in Swindon, Wiltshire.

Key Responsibilities:

-Assist in the definition of assembly productivity and performance targets and prioritise and schedule
work for the shop floor accordingly.
-Ensure predetermined performance targets are met and monitor and report results.
-Train, retain and motivate quality staff members and manage the labour resource to obtain maximum
efficiency.
-Ensure flexibility in working hours to cope with seasonal demands.
-Assist Manufacturing Manager in evaluating performance of employees, conducting Performance and
Training Reviews on an annual basis and correcting any performance issues.
-Give regular informal performance feedback to employees and coach and counsel as needed. Identify
training needs and design development plans.
-Attend regular production meetings, ensuring all relevant information is communicated to all staff.
Present team performance during production meeting.
-Hands on operation of production equipment as needed. Monitor equipment and report issues as required.
-Work with production controller to ensure prioritised assemblies are completed.
-Ensure all assemblies meet the company quality standards.
-Report and resolve errors eg. work card misprints, reworks, new product assembly etc.
-Plan job rotation schedules with the Team leaders and seniors.
-Ensure Health and Safety guidelines are followed.
-Ensure defined housekeeping standards met.
-Any ad hoc duties assigned, including working in different areas of the Super Hub as required

Key Skills & Experience:

-Minimum 3 -5 years of Production experience & team management in a supervisor role.
-Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills & ability to direct others.
-Detail oriented with the ability to fulfil responsibilities with minimal supervision.
-Ability to work independently and use sound judgment in decision-making.
-Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
-Skilled in managing multiple projects, people and responsibilities in a fast paced changing
environment, with Continuous Improvement training or equivalent
-Knowledge of computers and proficient in MS word, excel, SAP experience helpful.
-Some understanding of PC graphics software would be an advantage.
-Good manual skills are required when working with machinery.
-Good literacy, numeracy, computer and keyboard skills are required and have excellent attention to
detail.

Working hours: 7:30- 16:00 Monday to Friday

Overtime:
Monday – Friday 6.30am – 7.30am and 4pm – 4.30pm
Saturday 7.00am – 1.00 pm

Salary: £28.000-£30.000 depending upon experience