Production Supervisor

Time added: 13.12.2021

Job Purpose

  • To manage due-date accomplishment within the Cell Production department.
  • Manage effective resource allocation to assist with due-date accomplishment by working with the Cell Production Manager to ensure capabilities are always considered.
  • Liaise with the Cell Production Manager to ensure all actions from the Production Meetings are followed through.
  • Ensure any issues and relevant stage information is captured and fed back to the Production Co-ordinator through the Daily Chases Responses.

Main Duties

  • Resolve any issues with technicians’ next jobs to limit delays within the department.
  • Working with the Cell Production Manager, ensure daily targets are set and communicated for all technicians.
  • Liaise with Production Co-ordinator and other department Managers where necessary to communicate any delays.
  • Use effective resource management and allocation to limit delays as far as possible.
  • Complete the Daily Chases report to provide feedback to the Production Co-ordinator about the stage of each job within the department, ensuring all issues and any other relevant information is captured.
  • Be able to justify any overtime that is necessary from the technicians within the department, making sure all hours are authorised fortnightly.
  • Liaise with technicians to ensure all holiday requests are completed in a timely manner.
  • Assisting with the continual improvement of the department, liaising with the relevant Managers where necessary.

Responsibilities & Competences

  • Resource management of the department;
  • Communication of daily targets to technicians;
  • Feedback each day capturing all relevant information;
  • Utilising available resource effectively to limit delays into other departments;
  • Promote continual improvement and an open & honest working environment.


  • Competitive salary - £25,000 to £32,000
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • 28 days’ annual leave (incl. bank holidays) increasing to 36 days with service
  • Holiday purchase scheme option
  • Company sickness pay
  • 40 hours per week including paid tea breaks
  • PPE / Uniform provided
  • Free parking
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
  • Central location
  • Good transport links

Applicants must have a right to work in the UK prior to application.

If you require any reasonable adjustments to be made during the application process, please get in contact with us either via email or telephone.

No agencies please.

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