Production Supervisor - Manufacturing

Candidate Source
Lugg Bridge
£40,000 per annum
27 Jul 2017
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We employ over 30,000 people in 15 countries (13 sites in the UK alone). We insist on quality, not just in materials and processes, but also in the people we employ. We are now recruiting ambitious production supervisors from an engineering/manufacturing background; this is an opportunity to join a world leading manufacturer within a niche industry, whose specialist processes and know how enable them to offer an industry leading range of products, supplying into sectors including aerospace, automotive, power generation, oil & gas and defence.

We are looking for candidates with hands on supervisory and leadership experience, who are comfortable working in a heavy industrial environment; leading from the front, motivating and
engaging employees, you will ensure production targets and KPIs are met, whilst driving continuous improvement on site.


Reporting to the Production Manager, as the Production Supervisor, you will be leading and supervising a department team, working with senior managers to provide a world class manufacturing function

RESPONSIBILITIES (in brief) – Production Supervisor

- overseeing the production processes to achieve business objectives for safety, quality, output and cost; driving continuous improvement within the department
- supervising, leading and motivating employees; reviewing employee performance, implementing training and development as required
- implementation of best working practices
- monitoring product standards and implementing quality-control programmes, ensuring products are produced on time and compliant to quality standards
- liaising with different departments, e.g. suppliers, purchasing, quality etc
- ensuring that health and safety guidelines are followed


- Degree, HNC, HND or similar qualification or qualified by experience
- Relevant experience of working within a manufacturing/ production environment
- Proven management and supervisory experience
- Good management and influencing skills
- Eager, ambitious, committed, self starter
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

PACKAGE: c£40,000 (negotiable dependent upon experience), quarterly bonuses + pension scheme, life insurance, 37 hour week, 33 days annual leave (including bank holidays). Employer of choice with outstanding prospects. Fixed hours (Mon-Fri, 8am to 4.30pm)

In appropriate circumstances, relocation package available

The first stage of the application process is to apply online.

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