Logistics Operations Supervisor

Michael Page Logistics
£32k pa
11 Aug 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is looking for an operations supervisor, ideally coming from a automotive background to join their growing team. You must come from a logistics background.

Client Details



Ensure all Team Members understand the need for safe working practices and adhere to the safe working methods and countermeasures implemented, i.e. Risk Assessment, Handling Aids, Job rotation.

Develop and maintain Standard Work and Quality processes to ensure a "Right First Time" product to the customer. Drive a zero tolerance mindset for deviation from the use of quality processes to ensure customer expectations are exceeded.

Deliver required throughput rate to support customer requirements. Operate visual delivery tracking systems in order that commodity status can be seen at a glance.

Assist in follow up of Customer concerns. Identify and eliminate root cause using robust countermeasures. Sustain the corrective actions to eliminate repeat issues.

Manage manpower in area to achieve all throughput and improvement requirements.

Implement New Part changes, production trials, model change and pilot build in area of responsibility. Flawless execution every time, using the "New Part" process

Coach Team Members daily in order that a common goal is focused upon and that business objective are met consistently.

Eliminate safety incidents.

Eliminate external quality defects

Eliminate customer downtime.

Maintain the highest 5S standard


Warehouse Shift Manager / Area Supervisor - Process Confirmation Techniques, Standard Work Processes and daily operational feedback on KPI status

Evidence of leading Teams in a JIT, sequencing & Packing environment is highly desirable

Job Offer

A salary of £32,000 + Benefits