Senior Production Supervisor (B Shift)

Senior Production Supervisor (B Shift)

Goole, South Yorkshire

£28000 to £34000

6 - 2 / 2 - 10

Senior Production Supervisor (B Shift)

The Candidate

Our client is looking to find a new member to their Production Management Team.

This is in aid of the change in company infrastructure.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following:

Education, Qualifications and Experience:

•              Knowledge of manufacturing techniques, packaging and printing experience in a hands on/supervisory role.

•              Highly developed leadership skills and the ability to influence others. 

•              Good general understanding of related functions and business activities.

•              Some commercial knowledge and/or sales or design would be an advantage.

Minimum Requirements for the Job:

•              Good General Level of Education (ideally NVQ3 equivalent or above), extensive experience in packaging related industry. 

•              Hold IOSH Managing Safely qualification or equivalent, NEBOSH would be desirable.

•              Ability to motivate functional teams. 

•              Experience of managing improvement processes.

 Important Behaviours & Attributes

•              Responsiveness to change

•              Ability to make quick decisions

•              High integrity and values

•              Promotes consistency and team work within whole organisation

•              Excellent communication skills

•              Effective coaching and supporting of others

•              Effective management skills

Packaging, Paper, Corrugated, Six Sigma, IOSH, NEBOSH, Continuous Improvement.

Senior Production Supervisor (B Shift)

The Role

This exciting opportunity to join our evolving client will involve the following:

•              Provide leadership and drive for the people in your area.

•              Organise workflow, people, materials and tooling to ensure max plant efficiency.

•              Develop shift manufacturing strategy/tactics in line with the business needs, promoting continuous improvement.

•              Promote excellent standards of Health & Safety, Hygiene (Housekeeping) and Quality.

•              Drive site output and reduce unit costs.

•              Drive P+L improvement within area of control.

•              By working with the Finishing Hall team, develop an operational strategy that delivers the production plan efficiently and cost effectively.

•              To provide 'Standard Operating Procedures' which provide a repeatable and predictable manufacturing output which satisfies the needs of our customers.

•              Develop a team that exceeds the needs of the business.

•              Ensure that the Company operates to the standards it deems appropriate such as BRC, ISO 9001, ISO 14001 etc.

•              To drive permanent improvements to standards of Health and Safety, Hygiene and Quality in line with customers and visitor's expectations.

•              To drive and improve production and efficiency targets by reducing downtime, increasing run speeds and minimising waste.

Reporting on these as necessary.

•              To drive a culture of lean manufacturing including 5S, TPM, CI meetings etc.

•              Contribute to capital investment plans by working with the senior management team.

The Company

Proman acts as an employment agency for permanent staff and an employment business for temporary workers.

We recruit for roles based in Engineering, Technical, Warehousing, Manufacturing, Office, Logistics and Industrial.

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £28k - 34k per year
  • Location: Goole, E Riding of Yorkshire, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: Heads Recruitment Ltd
  • Contact: Rebecca Greenwood
  • Tel: 01617463311
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 0000341042
  • Posted: 2018-10-16 14:21:22 -

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