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We're Recruiting! Operations Supervisor

Posted by on 24 September 2017

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within our company for an experienced Operations Supervisor.

As Operations Supervisor, you will be responsible for ensuring that you manage, plan and co-ordinate shop floor staff and resources. The performance of the areas should be maximised through exceeding customer & business requirements. The jobholder must supervise day to day work activities and provide effective communication, leadership and motivation.

Key responsibilities in the role:

  • Ensure high standards of Health & Safety throughout the operation
  • Direct the team’s daily activities across manufacturing
  • Plan, manage and deploy team members to meet operational requirements
  • Drive and deliver operational KPI’s - SQCDP (Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery, People)
  • Support the Operations Manager with delivering team members performance reviews and development plans
  • Manage ongoing training programmes
  • Actively contribute and support the company’s continuous improvement programme

Key skills and experience in this role:

  • Previous supervisory experience within the manufacturing sector (2+ years’ experience)
  • Strong man management skills
  • Proven problem-solving skills
  • Lean Manufacturing experience desirable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience that demonstrates a capability to work on own initiative
  • IT literate (MS Office)
  • Good knowledge of health and safety in the work place including conducting local risk assessments
  • Can-do approach
  • Flexibility to working hours
  • Have an aptitude for practical work as a hands-on approach will be essential

What we offer in return:

  • 39 hour working week
  • Days only (Flexibility will be required) – (Mon-Thurs - 08:00-17:00) / (Fri – 08:00 – 16:00)
  • 23 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Pension (after 3 months) and Death in service insurance Scheme
  • Career progression to the right candidate
  • Long term prospects with a strong company
  • Salary £25,000 – £35,000/ year depending on experience

**Please note this position is open to both internal & external candidates

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £25,000.00 to £35,000.00 /year


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