Our client is a well-established manufacturer looking to appoint a Production Supervisor for their fast paced window and door manufacturing production site. You need to be good at managing people and an excellent communicator, know how manufacturing lines work to ensure they are run at optimal efficiency, and have worked for a manufacturing business supplying high volume windows and doors in to demanding customers on short timescales.
The successful Production Supervisor will have previous experience co-leading a team of operatives in production and warehousing to meet daily KPI’s. There are short lead times from a demanding customer base. This is predominantly a Monday to Friday days based position. It would be beneficial for the Production Supervisor to have had had previous experience of managing a large team of unskilled and semi-skilled operatives in a window and door manufacturing environment. Previous work experience in a lean manufacturing environment would be advantageous, as would knowledge of continuous improvement
Applications are particularly encouraged by candidates from any volume manufacturing background with a skilled or semi-skilled workforce: food, plastic, glass, electronics, automotive etc