Production Supervisor

Job Category: Distribution Production Supervisor
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Derbyshire Ilkeston

We are now recruiting on behalf of our client, based in the Ilkeston area.

Due to continued growth, our client is currently expanding their operation and has a vacancy for a Production Supervisor in their new packing facility.


  • To evaluate all production lines to ensure they are running at maximum efficiency.
  • To enforce all Health & Safety policies and procedures (both in house and regulatory)
  • To maintain safe and clean working environment, delegating to the Industrial cleaners where appropriate
  • To ensure employees are conducting their quality checks during production.
  • To ensure all production records are accurate and logged accordingly
  • To ensure all packaging stocks are stored correctly, and replenished in good time
  • To update weekly KPI statistics
  • To create employee training plans that improve productivity
  • To attend and contribute to weekly Team Briefings

What we are looking for-

  • Experience of working with automated packing equipment, such as multi-head weighers, form, fill and seal machines and robots.
  • Basic engineering skills, able to diagnose problems and either fix (within qualified acceptable parameters) or work with the engineering team.
  • IT literate with the ability to understand and operate PLC’s
  • Innovative and able to suggest improvements that result in improved reliability & production output
  • A clear communicator with a positive, confident outlook
  • A flexible approach to hours and responsibilities

What’s in it for you

  • Permanent role
  • Salary £27,000 per annum
  • Working days and afters shifts on a rotational basis

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