Job Overview

Production Supervisor

Job Title: Production Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: St. Helens
Salary: £38,000
Reference: #6878
Contact Name: Angelika Zaber
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2021 09:10

Job Description

Role: Production Supervisor
Location: St.Helens
Reports to: Operations Manager
Salary: £34k - £38k + Bonus
Industry: Manufacturing

A world's leading independent provider of fire safety glass for timber, steel, and aluminium is looking for two production supervisors to join its team in St. Helens. 

The shift pattern is on a 2 week rota of 6am-2pm / 2pm - 10pm 


  • Ensure compliance with H&S requirements by ensuring correct PPE is worn 
  • Organise the production shift to ensure smooth production flow and maintain adequate WIP levels at each station
  • Closely follow the productivity outputs and identify the root cause of underperformance, and raise this with the Ops Manager
  • Capture shift performance on the supervisor daily report. Including, monitoring of 5S cleaning, factory process control, and operator maintenance
  • Ensure the site is opened and locked up
  • Ensure compliance with the product, quality management, time, and attendance 
  • Reporting of KPIs
  • Ensure adequate labour for the production schedule 
  • Work with the Operations Manager to implement continuous improvement initiatives
  • Work with the Engineering Manager to ensure that PPM is followed
  • Daily 5S audit with the Ops Manager
About you
  • Demonstrate a good knowledge of Health and Safety 
  • Be able to lead, manage, and develop a team
  • Natural and strong leadership 
  • Have a good working knowledge of continuous improvement
  • Have good organisational and priority management skills 
  • IOSH Managing Safely
  • Preferable to have a degree in an Engineering discipline
  • 5 years of supervision or management experience 
  • 5 years of manufacturing experience 
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