Production Supervisor - super opportunity to work directly with the MD, directing a small production team.
Michelle Denny Recruitment is working with DQ Heating in Thetford to find them a capable and motivated Production Supervisor to direct the small production team. The role is permanent and full time (hours Monday -Friday, 07:00 to 17:30) with an initial accompanying salary of £30,000 - £35,000pa. Huge potential for a motivated person to develop the role fully and quickly into that of Production Manager.
It’s a busy and challenging environment due to the ever-changing customer deadlines and demands, so we need someone to take the reins of the team and ensure that the production and warehouse operations run efficiently and cost effectively, whilst supporting the production team to reach their potential.
Needs to be positive, energetic & motivated
Looking to make a career & wants progression
Organised & efficient with demonstrable understanding of a production-based business (experience from any industry will be considered)
Good communication skills
Good practical skills including problem solving
IT & numerical skills
Personable, with a good sense of humour!
Reporting directly to the MD, everyday duties will include:
Scheduling workflow for all production & warehouse
Directing production staff and delivery driver
Organising & documenting work to be carried out, using the in-house system
Managing powder coating plant staff & delivery driver, assisting warehouse manager with their staffing
Liaising with warehouse manager to ensure the correct staffing is in place to fulfil the production schedule
Ensuring the correct equipment and consumables are available for production
Making sure all production & warehouse staff have work organised for each day
Being a keyholder and assisting with the opening/closing of the site
Feeding production information to the sales office & office manager
Reporting & improving processes with management team
To make sure performance targets are met and documented
This family company is one of the UK’s leading retail and trade suppliers of designer radiators, towel rails and heating accessories and has been in business in Norfolk for over 20 years, with the recent installation of their own in-house powder coating facility, offering even more services to their customer base.
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