Production - Supervisor

Job Overview

Production Supervisor-South East

Are you frustrated in your current role and looking an opportunity where you get to build your own production team/department from scratch with the plan of managing a team of 10 operatives by the middle of 2021?

Would you like to work for an SME company that is built on innovation and hard work and that has big plans to expand in 2020 based on an exciting new start up product that its bringing to market in 2021?

Do you have 3+ years production supervisory experience in a mechanical/electrical component focused manufacturing environment?

If so, this be the career advancing job that you have been waiting for!


My client, a multi-functional SME who serve a very broad customer base including pharma and med tech companies, utility & transport companies, environmental regulators, county councils etc.
Having spoken at length with the HR Manager of the company I was really struck by their passion for the organisation, their excitement at where the company is headed over the next 5 years and the potential available for the person who takes on the Production Supervisor job.

With cutting-edge facilities consisting of labs and an R&D centre of excellence, my client is just about to open a new production operation which will be your 'baby' to build, manage, grow and develop.
Having taken an exciting new product from R&D through NPD and having gained extensive EU funding to support the NPI process my client are on the cusp of putting their product into production which is where you come in!


Reporting to the Head of NPI and the GM some of the key elements of the Production Supervisor role include:

  • Meeting production deadlines.
  • Management of production assembly and planning workloads for manufacturing team.
  • Responsible for assembly of products and making sure all production operatives are trained in the relevant areas
  • Managing quality checks at all stages of the process
  • Inventory management to make sure manufacturing lines run at optimal levels
  • Make sure that production adheres to 5S Audit criteria and that a Lean philosophy is applied at all times


This Production Supervisor represents a unique opportunity to build out your own production team and function to support a new product with massive potential to be sold all over the world.
There is a competitive salary and educational assistance plan available along with the opportunity to work in a very dynamic and innovative environment with some very bright and talented people.
The Production Supervisor job is a day's role so you wont be working anti-social shifts. This is an environment where you will be nurtured and developed with opportunities to unleash your potential that you would never get in larger organisations where people tend to become siloed and pigeonholed.


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