Production Supervisor (Deputy to Works Manager) in Neath

  • Sector: Manufacturing and Production
  • Location: Neath
  • Salary: Up to £22425 per annum
  • Type: Permanent

Production Supervisor




Based in a busy production environment you will be responsible for all aspects of production. The role is days only (no shifts) working a 37.5 hour week, Monday to Friday. It is a senior supervisors role as you would also be 2IC to the Works Manager.

Duties will include:

  • Supervision of a team of production operatives
  • Daily and weekly work allocation
  • Running weekly Toolbox Talks.
  • Timekeeping, attendance, holiday rota control for your team
  • Health and Safety control including PPE, fire checks, annual PAT testing, attend meetings etc.
  • Develop machine maintenance checks
  • Maintenance of Accident Register
  • Operative training as required
  • Day to day stock control and purchasing
  • Assist with cost engineering projects as and when required
  • Maintain KanBan system
  • Assist in reducing material costs
  • Carry out where applicable tool and machine inspections and record results when required
  • Ensure that all output requirements are met on a daily basis.
  • To ensure Production Operatives work to the quality standards and all work is compliant
  • Ensure appropriate materials are available for production
  • Stand in for the Works Manager as and when required


The successful applicant will need the following experience, skills and attributes:

  • Proven ability to supervise a team within a production environment
  • Extensive production knowledge and experience
  • Previous HSE experience
  • Solid stock control and Kanban experience
  • Ability to mentor and train staff
  • Good attention to detail
  • Excellent administrative skills


This is an excellent opportunity to secure a senior production role that does not require shift work. Permanent position with a solid hourly rate and paid overtime when required. For more information contact Kim at Work Wales for a confidential discussion.

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