Production Supervisor

Job Title: Production Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £11.00 - £11.50 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J623
Contact Name: Justin Norley
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for, on behalf of one of the UK's leading sub-contractors and sheet metal manufacturers based in Leicester for a Production Supervisor. This role will be suitable for someone with experience in metal fabrication, powder coating, welding, machining, assembly and sub-assembly operations.
This role is Monday to Friday 06:00 - 14:00 and 14:00 - 22:00
*£11.00 - £11.50 per hour.
*Opportunity to work for a leading sheet metal manufacturer and sub-contractor.
*Accessible location for private transport. Commutable from Leicester, Loughborough, Melton Mowbray and surrounding locations.
Primary Duties:
*Responsible for the achievement of planned departmental production results within established guidelines and budget.
*Supervise and coordinate the various functions essential to manufacturing procedures, employee training, quality assurance, housekeeping, work simplification and cost reduction.
*Act as a driver of continuous improvement in manufacturing processes, including welding, fabricating and machining methods, work flow and overall plant operations.
*Assure that equipment and facility maintenance is in compliance with preventative / predictive schedules.
The Ideal Candidate:
*Will have supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment.
*Must have the ability to multitask, set and shift priorities as business dictates, while balancing the need to work quickly to meet deadlines without sacrificing quality standards.
*Will be able to provide guidance, mentoring and direction to other employees.
*Will have training of direct reports. This is a key element of this position.

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us on 0116 366 7602 and ask for Justin. Or email
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