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Manufacturing Supervisor

Posted 2 February by Adecco UK Limited Ended
Do you possess excellent leadership, coaching and motivating skills?

Are you a strong negotiator?

Do you thrive on solving problems and have a keen eye for detail?

Have you worked within an Engineering or Production Planning capacity?

Then this could be the role for you…..

Our well established Tewkesbury based client is looking to recruit a Manufacturing Controller to join their team; with 15 direct reports.

This position is responsible for helping the Operations Manager develop the business for growth through the:

*Overall effective supervision of multiple manufacturing cells.
*Leading manufacturing teams to achieve employee's safety goals, product quality, production schedule, and labour productivity goals.
*Interfacing with all functional and service groups to meet customer requirements.
Motivating personnel to create high performance culture through identifying training needs.


Responsible for undertaking Risk Assessments in area
Address HSE issues (PPE/COSHH, Environmental)
Adhere to regulatory standards (ISO14001, ISO9001, ISO29001)
Maintain high 5S standards of housekeeping at all times
Ensure H&S Data Sheets are available, understood by team and completed on time
Ensure all training on risks has been completed before tasks are allocated within the team
Responsible for ensuring all "Start Up" and "Shut Down" procedures are adhered to

Active participant in local quality meetings
Responsible for quality measures of local team (i.e. RFT, DPPM)
Ensure conformance to manufacturing process/standard operation
Responsible for ensuring local team is trained in Quality processes
Responsible for ensuring that team members do not use any measuring equipment that is outside of calibration dates
Good understanding of AS9100
Ensure that all scrap or rework is reported correctly and acted upon
Help facilitate the identification of root cause of process/product failure and assist with the facilitation of problem resolution
Ensure safe storage of work on/off the area
Champion Self Inspection for area


Monitors and assesses performance indicators and takes appropriate actions to ensure product quality, production schedule and labour productivity goals are met with feedback to senior management
Assesses performance indicators, and takes appropriate actions, to ensure goals are met
Help identify and drive productivity improvements
Effective utilisation of resource
Periodic "Hands On" work as required
Liaise with internal customers and support functions
In the event of equipment failures, responsible for ensuring timely reporting of problems as well as chasing through to resolution where other parties are involved
Agree and communicate Cell Metrics through SQDE and other relevant goals
Ensure all operators work to scanning process

Support to continually improve methods/processes
Ensure accuracy of cost data (i.e. work with Process Engineering to ensure that routings are correct)
Liaise with other Manufacturing Controllers and Key Operators - sharing of best practise
Support Machine utilisation where applicable
Control of overtime
Stock control (Consumables)
Identify tools and equipment requirements for area

If you are looking for a new and exciting challenge and feel that this could be your next BIG opportunity then please contact Gemma at Adecco today on . This would suit a candidate experienced in AS9100 quality systems and can use measuring equipment and understand drawings.

Please be advised that if you would like to be considered for this role; we will ask you to complete the formal registration process with Adecco.

The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Required skills

  • Engineering

Reference: 34384782

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