Production Leader

Location
Cornwall
Salary
£25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
27 Mar 2019
Closes
24 Apr 2019
Ref
14003761/001
Contact
Antony Curmi
Function
Production
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type
Permanent


To lead a Production team in the achievement of functional objectives which support the site business plan ensuring there are appropriately qualified and educated staff for specific tasks and production areas.



Client Details

Multinational organisation who are the national leader in their field. They are focused on delivering excellent customer service to their clients . They have a drive to create a continuous improvment environment to help them deliver great results and create a first class processing factory.

Description

The Production Supervisor based in Cornwall.
  • To ensure that the company's vision, values and policies and procedures are adhered to at all times.
  • You will be responsible for ensuring compliance with the Company's Health and Safety Policy, national legislative requirements and the safety and well-being of your team.
  • Ensure compliance with safety rules and legislation including correct training for staff on plant and machinery in accordance with policy and procedure.
  • Manage the Production operation to produce quality products which meet the customers packing requirements, are produced efficiently and delivered at the agreed time.
  • Train, motivate, monitor and coach the production team to ensure Operational Excellence is achieved and Service Excellence is maintained.
  • Ensure site inductions and work wear are deployed to staff and visitors.
  • Empower staff to take personal responsibility for ensuring that all necessary actions are taken in response to requests, ensuring that this is done within agreed timescales.
  • Ensure compliance with safety rules and legislation including correct training for staff on plant and machinery in accordance with policy and procedure.
  • Constantly seek out opportunities to improve systems and procedures.






Profile

The Production Supervisor

* Practical knowledge of LEAN Six Sigma methodologies.

* Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).

* Ability to develop effective working relationships across all levels of management and staff.

* Leadership and People Management skills; recruitment, induction, PDR process, performance management, absence management etc.

* Highly customer focused.

* Attention to detail.

* Excellent ability to execute the organisational plan.

* Ability to make decisions.

* Flexible and able to react quickly to the needs of the customer & the company.

* Basic PC literacy.

* Ability to deliver quality results under pressure.

* Self-motivated.

* Educated to degree level and/or a proven track record from supply industry preferably at Supervisory level or above.

* IOSH certificate or equivalent qualification.

* Maths & English GCSE or equivalent.

* Experience of working within a highly focused Production environment.



Job Offer

Based on experience