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Production Supervisor - Plastics Manufacturing

Job Reference: 31814_1523975456
Location: Leicestershire
Discipline:/ Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£25000 to 30000 per Annum + Benefits

Job Type: Permanent

This leading manufacturer of plastic products is currently seeking a Shift Production Supervisor to work on a double days basis to supervise and motivate the Manufacturing team to ensure agreed production targets are met on all shifts on a continual basis.

As Production Supervisor, your duties will include -

* Ensuring that the production plan is adhered to in the most efficient and effective way with the resources available, with the minimum amount of scrap and rejects, liaising with the operations director to ensure that the most efficient and appropriate use of resource.
* Assisting the shift setters in developing our processes to provide better quality, higher efficiency and reduced development time.
* Assisting with the implementation of lean manufacturing techniques into the extrusion department to ensure that agreed company key performance indicators are consistently achieved. Continuously improving our current people/processes to improve efficiencies and provide zero defects.
* Training & development of the manufacturing team in line with business needs. Ensure all training matrices are maintained and employees are competent to carry out their duties whilst at work.
* Ensuring all 5s and housekeeping standards are maintained monitored on a continual basis.

To be successful in the role of Shift Production Supervisor, the ideal candidate will -

* Have experience of working in a plastics manufacturing environment
* Have previously supervised teams of 15-20
* Good understanding of Lean/Continuous, 5s, process improvement, scrap reduction
* Preferably have knowledge of quality procedures ISO9001, TS16949 and ISO14001

On offer -

* Salary of £30k
* Onsite Gym
* Subsidised canteen
* Professional development
* Double days based role - one week earlies, one week lates

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