job / production supervisor 5512

Production Supervisor - West Lothian

£DOE + Benefits - Engineering, FMCG & Manufacturing - Technical & Engineering
Ref: 5512 Date Posted: Monday 27 Sep 2021
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Our client is a leading manufacturing company, who as a result of some significant growth and internal changes need to recruit an ambitious and experienced Production Supervisor.

Reporting to the Operations Director you will lead and manage a small manufacturing team, and will be charged with ensuring they meet production targets within time, on cost and to the required quality levels. Specifically you shall;

  • Implement and execute the manufacturing operational plan
  • Manage and lead the people under your control in line with the company policies and standards, ensuring effective communications and development of your team
  • Manage assembly costs within company budgets
  • Report on assembly performance, improvements and operational issues.
  • Improve HSE standards/practices
  • Organise plant and resources to meet growing customer needs/targets
  • Integrate with production planning and materials management to produce the plan to the highest quality and lowest possible cost
  • Management of Quality control within the assembly function including problem solving and implementation
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives, mentoring and develop employee participation.

It is expected that you shall be an experienced supervisor, with a manufacturing/production background, have strong man management skills, and a demonstrable record of lean improvements. On offer is the chance to work for one of Scotland’s leading businesses, where your hard work and dedication shall be rewarded.