Assembly Supervisor

Ref: 243| Posted: 22nd Feb 2021

Assembly Supervisor

Permanent – Full Time

Competitive basic salary based upon skills and experiences

We have an excellent opportunity at our Bamber Bridge site for an Assembly Supervisor to join the team. The successful supervisor will supervise the a team of production operators to ensure production targets, tasks and activities are achieved in a safe working environment free from hazards and to the agreed quality standards.


Assembly Supervisor role responsibilities include:

  • Organising local resources (people, plant, processes and parts) to enable the achievement of correct volumes, quality levels, budget and performance targets.
  • Drive and manage Health and Safety within the workplace; demonstrating best practice behaviour and leading accident and incident reporting and investigation. Drive a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Effectively manage the day to day performance of the operators to ensure maximum productivity and efficiency.
  • To manage operators effectively and when necessary, to apply the appropriate disciplinary measures in line with current company rules.  


Assembly Supervisor desired skills and experience:

  • Experience of managing large teams, preferably gained within a manufacturing environment.
  • Effective day to day people management skills such as absence management, team leadership and engagement, performance management and training.IT literate, familiar with the Microsoft Office suite.
  • An ILM 3 qualification in Supervisory Management (or equivalent) would be advantageous
  • Ideally qualified to IOSH standard in Health & Safety and can apply the learning in the workplace.
  • Knowledge and application of Business Improvement Techniques i.e. LEAN Manufacturing, Problem Solving (5Y) Root Cause Analysis

As reward for this demanding role you will receive a good basic salary, PRP bonus scheme, contributory Pension scheme, 25 Days holiday plus other benefits. In addition you will receive fantastic training and technical support, plus you will be part of a business with over 150 years of manufacturing experience.

If you feel that you have the right attributes and experience and want to be part of a values driven business with the wellbeing of its people at heart, then please click the link provided.

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