Night Shift Supervisor (manufacturing/machine ops)

Undisclosed Company
Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
£27000 - £30000 per annum
17 Jul 2019
26 Jul 2019
Manpower UK
Job Type

Night Shift Supervisor - Manufacturing

Due to YOY consistent growth, regular investment into new equipment & acquisitions in their market; my Client have now introduced a night shift (1900 - 0700) to their Wirral based site, & I am looking to speak with Candidates who can demonstrate relevant experience, & a strong desire to succeed & deliver at the highest of standards on the night shift.

What will you be responsible for as Night Shift Supervisor:

You will actively supervise all activities within both manual & automated production areas, thus ensuring targets relating to Production, Quality, Health and Safety, are met & exceeded where possible - encouraging the enhancement rates for the Machine Operatives where possible.

How will your success be measured:


  • Supervision & direction of the Production Team ensuring maximum output, whilst maintaining health, safety & quality always.
  • Allocation of strongest resources are in place to ensure daily/weekly production targets are achieved.
  • Management of down time of production equipment and ensure procedures relating to down time are adhered to, including operator care programmes.
  • Implementation of periodic checks throughout the shift to ensure targets are being achieved where possible.
  • Check & maintain material availability prior to production runs starting to ensure planned quantities are achieved.


  • Ensure all production employees adhere to company Quality procedures and processes, enforcing the discipline that all quality failures are repaired by the originator.
  • Implement periodic quality inspections to ensure customer expectations are being achieved, and that the product output levels meet internal specification/ tolerance levels.


  • Ensure all production employees adhere to company H&S procedures with regard to PPE, accident/incident reporting etc.
  • Assist in the induction process and training of all new production employees, ensuring that a safe system of work is maintained at all time.
  • Ensuring that all training records are maintained and updated & any training requirements are identified at the earliest opportunity.


  • Ensure finished goods and timber storage areas are kept in an orderly fashion to ensure stock can be counted without personal risk.
  • Implement Housekeeping initiatives to ensure production areas are kept in tidy and orderly, including the management & reduction of waste/scrap bins.
  • Manage timekeeping, attendance to ensure weekly KPI's are not affected.
  • Management of overtime to ensure site targets are achieved.
  • Cover for other members of the team as and when required

Sounds like something you want to be a part of?

Call me - Jayne 07484044731

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