Assembly Supervisor

Job Reference: WM – 1982

Location: Portsmouth

Salary: £Excellent

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Assembly Supervisor


  • To supervise the efficient manufacturing of company products; by ensuring product quality is maintained by reviewing work in progress and addressing any issues which have been reported, as well as supporting production requirements as required
  • To undertake assembly line set up, operational supervision and line clearance activities, which involve:
  • Sign documentation for batches and line clearance
  • Liaise with Planning, Warehouse and Quality Control staff to ensure efficient product flow
  • Ensure facility cleaning is carried out
  • Undertake training of assembly staff
  • Comply with company regulations and operating procedures
  • Assume line management responsibilities which include:
  • Succession planning for future growth
  • Developing multiskilled engaged teams
  • Managing holiday request and absence
  • Prioritising daily workload within area of responsibility

Other Activities:

  • Support other areas of the business as required
  • Assist in the achievement of manufacturing KPI targets
  • Engage in GEM initiatives

About You:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience of assembling products ideally in a medical/ pharmaceutical environment (desirable)
  • Minimum 3 years supervisor experience
  • Effective communicator
  • Knowledge of BS EN ISO 9001 and cGMP standards
  • Awareness of BS EN ISO 14644 clean room requirements

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, If you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK