Production Supervisor

Location UK / Tyrone

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary See description

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1390158

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Production Supervisor based in Dungannon.

Job Title:  Production Supervisor

Reports to: Production Manager

Department: Manufacturing Operations

Position Overview:

The Production Supervisor is responsible for all production related activities in a designated area to include but not limited to; staff, materials, costs, quality, H&S, adherence to plan, manufacturing efficiencies, recoveries, daily, weekly and monthly reporting.

Principal Accountabilities:

Leadership – Translates departmental operational goals for his/her team   – communicates the operational plan for the team – maintains the performance matrix – leads performance by example – implements plans to support business initiatives –- lives the company values – achieves results through leading and managing the team

Management – Manages the priorities for the team – manages and implements work plans for the team – contributes to the design of manufacturing workflow optimisation – ensures adherence to operational disciplines within the team – delegates duties to direct reports – allocates resources – ensures that production area is maintained and organised – reports on the team’s performance against KPI’s  daily, weekly, monthly – ensures that operational problems are resolved – contributes to ongoing projects

Business Financial Results – Keeps up to date with departmental and team related sales, volumes, costs – monitors the team’s performance against the operational plan for the business – manages the team to deliver on key customer requirements – ensures customer satisfaction – analyses and is responsive to quality and non-compliance issues – delivers on KPI’s – contributes to projects – is seen as the business process expert

  • completes shift report
  • reports on performance versus plan
  • reports for lost time
  • analyses lost time
  • reports against budget, profit and loss 

People Development – Ensures that the team have the necessary skill requirements to perform their role – supervises, advises and supports the team – is aware of the needs of the team and intervenes accordingly – coaches and feeds back to the team to develop performance – actively identifies and supports superior performers – actively identifies under performers – contributes to the recruitment process 

  • maintains skills matrix
  • completes annual appraisals

Relationships – Has effective relationships with key contacts across the business – maintains harmonious relationships within the manufacturing team – fosters good relationships within own team – has effective relationships with customers and suppliers  

Communication – Communicates effectively to achieve specific objectives – secures support for ideas and initiatives by ensuring staff understanding – communicates relevant information in an efficient and timely manner – communicates with SMT on business related performance issues

  • updates performance matrix
  • completes daily, weekly, monthly management reports

Growth and Innovation – Responds positively to operational changes – keeps abreast of new technical, operational, professional initiatives – contributes to the development and implementation of systems, processes and standards improvement – ensures business initiatives are implemented successfully – takes the initiative to improve operational and business processes

Health & Safety – actions Health and Safety issues in an efficient and timely manner –  ensures adherence to safe working practices within the team – contributes to Risk Assessments – carry’s out Health and Safety Audits on a monthly basis – ensures that safety problems are resolved

Supervision Received:

Reports to Production Manager.

Staff Reporting:

15 staff reporting

Authorised to:

Purchase to tba

Decision involving Hiring/firing/discipline

Qualifications and skills required:

5 years’ management in a manufacturing environment

management qualification

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