Workshop Supervisor

Job Reference: WM – 2454

Location: Northamptonshire

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Workshop Supervisor


Operational Responsibilities

  • To be responsible for overall execution and delivery of the production schedule for department as a whole, ensuring the schedule is completed and any issue are escalated to the appropriate individuals.
  • Responsible for ensuring the trimmers have the required tools, information and guidance to make sure job sheet is completed everyday maximizing plan adherence and efficiency.
  • Ensuring all tasks are completed on time, correctly to company/customer policy/procedures in an efficient manner.
  • Working with the team on a day to day basis ensuring any delays are highlighted to the Operations Manager and a plan is put in place with the team to catch up/cover off any delays, causing issues are rectified ASAP and a prevention plan/action is put in place.
  • Responsible for ensuring equipment is well checked, maintained and serviced according to the company policy, any issues to be rectified immediately and escalated as required.
  • Maintain a clean, tidy and safe working environment.
  • Ensure job sheet is marked off on time and accurate to WO’s issued/received.
  • Liaise with the Inspection department to ensure smooth production of current and future work.
  • Ensure that any resource/material shortages are reported to the Operations Manager or Production Managers.

Quality and Standards

  • Responsible for ensuring all work is completed to the correct quality standard (both the customer and companies) at all times.
  • Attend quarantine meetings when required to quickly identify and action fixes to arising issues.
  • Liaising with the Operations Manager to debrief quality performance, issues, failures of process, corrective actions and ensuring any actions are followed and resolved in a timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Escalating any issues arising from moulds/process/manuals needs to the Operations Manager/PM/PE immediately and ensuring these are dealt with.

People Management

  • Responsible for the daily supervision of trimmers, ensuring they are aware of their individual shift requirements, the work expected of them and the company policies and procedures.
  • To train and develop trimmers to trim to the correct quality standard (both for the customer and company) at all times and in an efficient manner.
  • To proactively encourage a teamwork environment.

About You:

  • Attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Capable of listening to and following instructions.
  • Capable of giving clear and precise instructions.
  • Capable of reaching set targets within given time frame.

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.

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Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK