Production Supervisor

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
£30000 - £31000 per annum
08 Aug 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are recruiting an exciting Production Supervisor position to work with a European Tier 1 Automotive company based in Staffordshire. With sites across Europe and an increasing order book, my client is looking to bolster their Production team. The positions require candidates who have experience with injection moulding machinery, can improve OEE performance and have good knowledge of lean principles such as SMED, 5s and standardised work.

Client Details

My client is a Tier 1 Automotive company based in the West Midlands that is in partnership with a number of leading OEM Automotive companies. After strong organic growth and a focus on innovation they are now looking to add a Production Supervisor to their ever growing Manufacturing department. Later this year a number of programmes are due to launch across their business both nationally and internationally. The role includes full autonomy in the role and significant opportunities with their Manufacturing team in Staffordshire.


Reporting directly into the Manufacturing Manager this role will focus on driving efficiency's on the shop floor.

  • Drive performance in ones area by focusing on SQD and OEE performance
  • Work closely with Quality department to escalate major risks to quality & performance targets
  • Monitor OEE performance within your area and coordinate scrap & downtime improvement activities
  • Confirm 5s, PPE usage and machine cleanliness within your area and implement continual improvements
  • Participate in problem solving activities to solve customer concerns or rectify internal non conformance's
  • Carryout tool changes to procedures and to standard tool change times according to the production plan


    • Extensive experience of working in a fast paced high volume industry. Preferably Automotive
    • Strong knowledge of injection moulding processes
    • Good knowledge of lean principles: SMED, 5s, standardisation
    • Ability to do shifts
    • Strong ability to engage with people at all levels

    Job Offer

    £30,000 + shift allowance, pension, private health care and bonus

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