Shift Supervisor - Corrugated Packaging

Job Description

NEW VACANCY! (PK6821)

SHIFT SUPERVISOR - CORRUGATED PACKAGING

WEST MIDLANDS

£Open Depending on experience + Overtime at Time ½ + Pension + Death in Service + 25 Days Holiday

Hours: 2pm - 10pm Monday to Friday

Our Client is a specialist within the design and manufacture of corrugated products and packaging solutions. With many years' experience in product development and production they have earned a commanding reputation.

They are currently looking to recruit a Shift Supervisor, to join their busy production team overseeing a team of 6-7 Machine Operators and FLT drivers; previous experience in a similar role is essential. The ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding of corrugated machinery, such as: TCY, ETERNA DIECUTTERS, PLATENS, STRAIGHT LINE GLUERS etc.

Responsibilities / Requirements:

  • Supervise employees in the daily routine of setting up machines, maintaining quality standards for all products as per product and customer's specifications.
  • Maintain quality, efficiencies and production levels set by management.
  • Communicate these standards to your staff.
  • Oversee checks.
  • Establish high morale within your department by showing fairness, consistency, and an interest in employee problems.
  • Maintain supply of consumables/materials (ink, glue, core supplies, etc.) necessary to perform jobs.
  • Cross-train employees in key positions.
  • Keep upper management informed of problems or situations that may affect the performance of your department.
  • Communicate with necessary supervision to avoid problems between shift changes.
  • Implement, maintain, and support all company policies and procedures, including safety program and good housekeeping.
  • Strictly follows rules and guidelines and always uses the right procedure for the job.
  • Ensuring highest level of safety standards regulations and policies are met.