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Production Supervisor

Job Ref: 45197

  • Salary: £50,000 plus benefits
  • Location: Nissan Sunderland
  • Position: Full Time
  • Hours: Full time (39 hours) shift patterns
  • Date Listed:
  • Closing: 29th September 2017

A Production Supervisor at the heart of our operations, ensuring not only the efficient running of the manufacturing process, but also the balance of our shift-related workforces. You will have responsibility for achieving our high-volume production targets; developing and implementing continuous improvement programmes as well as optimising the standardisation of operation practices using TQM processes. Managing a shift based team of up to 40 employees, you will have responsibility for leading and motivating them to achieve production, efficiency and health and safety targets.

Key Skills required
  • Qualified to Degree or HND level
  • Extensive experience as a production manager/supervisor/team leader
  • Experience gained within a high volume demanding manufacturing environment
  • Operating within exacting time, quality and cost constraints
  • Experience in one of the following areas is preferable – Automotive/Pharmaceuticals/FMCG
  • Lean Manufacturing principles/Kaizen practices/Just in time exposure
  • Contribution to continuous improvement programmes for the enhancement of production efficiency and quality standards
Main Responsibilities
  • Achievement within quality, cost, delivery, OEE and safety criteria
  • Standardisation of continuous improvement in all areas
  • Management, motivation and development of staff