Machine Shop Production Supervisor - Night Shift

Trinity Personnel Ltd.
06 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Production Supervisor, who will be appointed to take responsibility for a busy production driven Machine Shop and it's night shift operatives.

The role will operate on a permanent extended night shift basis, running Monday through to Thursday nights and will be overseeing 20-30 night shift operatives.


Provide effective leadership, direction and motivation for Machine Shop employees to ensure the smooth running of the night shift according to then-current productivity levels.


  • Actively oversee all aspects of machining operations with specific regard to Health & Safety.
  • Actively monitor machine productivity through review of Time Sheets, Downtime sheets and Cambridge Numeric. Where output falls short of expectation, ensure Operator are coached and ultimately, held to account.
  • Ensure all quality control documentation/paperwork is completed accurately and clearly.
  • Oversee the allocation of annual leave and the general management of absenteeism and time-keeping.
  • Identifyand report production problems and staffing issue to the Machine Shop Manager
  • Review and update the training requirements of the night shift in line with departmental operations.
  • Ensure all staff adhere to company policies and procedures.
  • Ensure cleanliness and tidiness of Machine Shop areas in line with customer and company requirements.
  • Ensure effective handovers are conducted.


  • Good attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A team player.
  • The ability to prioritise and meet deadlines.
  • Use initiative.
  • A willingness to learn and a drive for continuous improvement.
  • Must be flexible in your approach and deliver help and support to the team.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Self-motivator.
  • Leads by example

This role is an immediate permanent opportunity, to join an established and successful team in a fast paced, quality and production driven environment and offers a competitive pay rate, with overtime potential, paid at enhance rates, plus good benefits.

Please call Denise at Trinity Personnel NOW to discuss further or send CV to ***************************** to apply.

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