Senior Supervisor

Posted 6 June by Ideal Recruit Easy Apply

Our client, a leading manufacturing business in Pendle has an exciting new position available for an experienced Senior Production Supervisor.

Hours: 40 per week

Salary: £30-35,000 per annum

Location: Pendle

Reporting directly to the Production Manager with an emphasis on leading a team of supervisors and team leaders, the client requires an experienced individual to successfully direct the manufacturing teams in achieving production targets.

The successful applicant will be responsible for meeting agreed quality and customer service targets, liaising with internal and external parties and ensuring continued production flow. They will oversee the management of company and regulatory compliance ensuring H&S and ISO requirements are met.


  • Manage absence, lates and holidays to maximise productivity, minimise downtime and ensure optimum manning levels
  • Establish and maintain adequate discipline across the production function, including maximised 'time on the job’
  • Drive production targets through Supervisors, Team Leaders and all production teams
  • Strive to reduce wasted time and costs across all production functions
  • Manage machine resources to achieve daily production targets
  • Supervise, coach, mentor and appraise Supervisors, Team Leaders and production staff
  • Motivate, support and guide all production employees to create a team culture
  • Carry out training needs analysis to maintain a fully trained and flexible team to meet production requirements
  • Ensure all employees follow health and safety guidelines and accidents are below targeted levels
  • Ensure quality standards are consistently maintained and scrap/rejects are below targeted level
  • Communicate any potential productivity problems to senior management

Required Experience:

  • Experience in a senior production supervisory capacity
  • Ability to lead and motivate people
  • Good analytical, problem solving and organisational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle multiple issues

For more information and to register your interest, please contact our Burnley office today

Required skills

  • Management Experience
  • Production Management
  • Production Planning
  • Supervisory Management
  • Industrial Experience

Reference: 35318383

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