Production Supervisor / Manager - Machining

Job Title: Production Supervisor / Manager - Machining
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary: Up to £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
REF: 14343/001_1520354255
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: 13 days ago

Job Description




£45000 + BENEFITS





Do you you have the skills and experience to manage a team in a busy, fast-make machining environment?


We have a brilliant opportunity for an experienced Production Supervisor/Manager to join a successful aerospace machining company in Nottingham.



The Production Supervisor / Manager will be responsible for all the production activities in a fast paced workshop where customer service is key.


Key Responsibilities…


  • Lead, coach and mentor the team and resolve any issues that arise
  • Ensure best practice for efficiency and output of production areas ensuring cell targets are met (Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery & Performance)
  • Implement, update and maintain all metrics and KPI boards to maximise efficiencies and team performance
  • Lead projects and ensure a smooth NPI process in line with customer requirements
  • Ensure machines are fully utilised in accordance with production plans and arrange any necessary tooling/equipment
  • Ensure high levels of Health and Safety standards are maintained and promoted
  • Provide relevant training and development to the team and ensure high morale
  • Manage overtime, holidays, recruitment, performance reviews, disciplinaries
  • Provide support to the Operations Manager



The Ideal Candidate…


  • Proven experience of supervising/leading/managing a team in a manufacturing engineering environment
  • Experience gained in a machining environment (aerospace preferred)
  • Knowledge/experience working in a fast-make/speed shop environment - advantageous
  • Good knowledge of modern manufacturing tools and techniques (6S, Lean Manufacturing, CI, RCA)
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Results orientated
  • Continuous improvement mind-set



A superb opportunity to make your mark in a rapidly growing engineering company.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.