Production Supervisor – 6-2 / 2-10 rotational shift

Production Supervisor – 6-2 / 2-10 rotational shift

  • Corsham
  • £24000 - £25000 per annum

One of our large manufacturing clients based in Corsham, are looking for an experienced Production Supervisor to join their team.

The ideal candidate would have previous experience as a team leader or a production supervisor, with a team size between 25-40 staff at a time. Direct experience in a role of this nature within a pharmaceutical company would give you an advantage.

Salary: £24,355.50 per annum
Hours: 0600-1400 / 1400-2200 rotating weekly
Job type: Temp to perm
Start Date: ASAP

Full Job Spec:


*Reporting to Manufacturing Manager
*Accomplishes manufacturing results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counselling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.
*Responsible for overseeing Operator’s contribution to the achievement of Production department objectives.
*To supervise, mentor and monitor manufacturing operators in their execution of their duties.
*Responsible for highlighting issues to the Manufacturing Manager, including personnel and shortages likely to impact manufacturing.
*Responsible for helping to resolve employee issues and disputes.
*To ensure that all Standard Operating Procedures are adhered to within manufacturing.
*Maintains staff levels by, selecting, orienting, and training employees, developing personal growth opportunities.
*Provides manufacturing information by compiling, initiating, sorting, and analysing production performance records and data, answering questions and responding to requests.
*Maintains safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of all control points, equipment, and resources, maintaining compliance with established policies and procedures.
*Ensuring all Operations team members are cross trained and maintaining skills levels to optimise flexibility within the workforce.
*Ensuring all areas are kept clean, tidy, and free from clutter.
*Ensure paperwork is filled out correctly and promptly.

General Responsibilities and Duties

*Contributes to team effort by accomplishing KPIs
*Maintaining a high level of professionalism
*Taking equal responsibility in identifying own skill and knowledge shortcomings and suggesting ways to address them.
*Accepting responsibility and making decisions appropriate to the level of the role
*Carry out daily activities in line with the Company’s policies, procedures, and processes; updating appropriate records and performing appropriate transactions
*Engage with, and promote the company’s brands through social media platforms for business use
In addition to the main duties there may, from time to time, also be other job-related tasks that will need to be actioned by you to support the running of the Company. These duties will form a less significant part of the role.
Success in this role will be measured by the operational efficiency of the Company, specifically in the areas detailed above.


*You have authority to raise purchase orders for the irradiation of stock.
*You have the authorisation to determine and adjust processes used within the warehouse and production, subject to amendment of SOPs.
*You have the authority to use reasonable travel expenses in the execution of your role.
*You have authority to negotiate supplier pricing, except for the Principal suppliers. (Any significant increase to be agreed with the Managing Director)


You need to have or to develop skills and be proficient in the following areas:
*Attention to detail and strong accuracy
*People Management
*Remain calm under pressure
*Excellent communications skills
*Problem solving
*Prioritise workload and work effectively
*Relationship building skills, with the ability to collaborate, persuade, and influence


*Provide a professional and friendly service
*Good self-discipline and self-motivation
*Apply a positive attitude and approach to all situations, e.g. where a problem or concern arises, this should be brought up alongside a recommended solution which ideally has a win/win outcome for all concerned
Management’s responsibilities to you
*Supporting your self-discovery of solutions to problems
*Work with you to further your knowledge and skills needed for you to perform your role to the best of your ability
*Ensuring you have the resources you need to achieve the goals
*Keeping you informed of the overall context of the parts of the Company you aren’t directly involved in
*Ensuring your remuneration and benefits are in line with your level of performance and the value you represent to the Company.

If you are interested and would like an immediate response then please call Ben Clarke on 07956 656733 r alternatively apply through the advert with your CV.

Job Information

Job Reference: BC/SUP/MWE_1650707795
Salary From: £24000
Salary To: £25000
Job Industries: FMCG
Job Locations: Corsham
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Production Manufacturing Operative Supervisor Team Leader Manager

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