A global manufacturing company based South West Birmingham a looking for two Production Supervisors to oversee a new production line. The company is a global manufacturing of complex components for the automotive industry with a modern production facilities who implement lean and continuous improvement daily.
Production Supervisors / Team Leaders
Working hours Monday to Friday (Double day shift pattern)
Salary: £28000 OTE
As a Production Team Leader you will be responsible for a new production line with up to 15 direct reports and required to support the achievement of delivery and customer requirements through the efficient management and control of the production area ensuring process adherence, maintaining good employee relations, promoting teamwork and the provision of a safe working environment.
o Plan and organise production capacity (personnel and equipment) in order to meet customer programmed requirements.
o Monitor and control production key performance indicators, cost, process, quality, delivery, housekeeping, absence.
o Material plan and Control Process Capability
o Support and drive continuous improvement activities in order to optimise equipment and processes.
o Work with manufacturing teams and other areas of the plant to ensure supply to customer of good quality products, on time, in correct quantity and in problem resolution.
o Leadership of direct reports, building effective teams, develop motivation and commitment, maintain morale and action all disciplinary issues.
o Interview, hiring, training, KPI setting, monitoring, appraisals and disciplinary process
o Ensure compliance with policies and procedures of the company including Health and Safety, Environmental and be pro-active in the development of a safe working environment
To be successful in the role of Production Supervisor you will be able to demonstrate previous supervisory experience gained within a similar high volume manufacturing environment and have experience of meeting productivity key figures e.g. Quality, OTIF
o Experience of complex component assembly for automotive industry sector
o Capable of following standardised work processes and achieving set safety, quality and productivity objectives
o Engineering / technical background to support first line technical support and NPI of new product
o Application of lean tools such as 5S, Kaizen, VSM or Six Sigma would be beneficial
Working hours are per week Monday to Friday. 6am – 2pm and 4pm – 12am
Package on offer: Basic salary c £20-25000 dependent on experience, shift allowance, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, paid overtime, pension scheme, canteen facilities, car parking onsite
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Production Supervisor, Team Leader or Shift Supervisor to be part of a brand new production line, establishing a new product assembly and test facility. In return the is offering a fantastic salary and benefits package plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation.
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