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    Production Shift Supervisor


    Job Purpose

    To supervise, and support, a team of Production Setters and Operators, to safely produce, quality products, on time in line with the production schedules and in line with productivity targets.

    To support, and give leadership and energy to, daily continuous improvement activities using both individual creativity and the company standard continuous improvement tool.


    Reports to: Production Manager

    Responsible for: Specified production area, which may be subject to change based upon business needs

    Close Liaison with: The Health & Safety, Quality, Planning, Engineering, Maintenance teams along with the Production teams in other areas

    Must have a tight working relationship, aligned to common goals, with the Production Shift Supervisors on the opposite shifts

    Key Areas of Job

    Ensure all health and safety protocol is followed and safety risks are dealt with before they become an issue, including maintaining a clean and tidy work environment in line with 5S standards

    Fostering an environment, aligned to our core values, oriented to trust, open
    communication, creative thinking, continuous improvement and cohesive team
    effort ‐ leading by setting a good example

    Conducting annual appraisals for the team and supporting them with their development needs and aspirations

    Demonstrating role model behaviour that is consistent with words

    Ensuring that the Company’s Policies are communicated, understood and adhered to ‐ [e.g. disciplinary, grievance, quality, environmental, health and safety, equality, etc…]

    Ensuring that the team have all the tools, and materials, to do their job in line with the standards required

    Maintaining, and reacting to, the process performance visual management (KPI’s, metrics, 5S standards, etc……)

    Facilitating, and driving, problem solving activities and pulling in support from support services where needed

    Key Post Holder Requirements