Role - Production Supervisor Location - Lincolnshire Salary - £28,000 - £34,000 Bonus (10%-15%) Shift Pattern - Days (8am - 5pm) The Company ATA recruitment is currently working with a highly successful manufacturing business who have been established for over 40 years, they are constantly looking to improve their site and have recently invested in brand new machinery and are in the process of building a brand new 35,000 sq ft site which will allow them to paint their products as well as manufacture them. The company's unique selling point is that they can offer a huge range of products meaning the customer can get everything under one roof, because of this they have a good range of machinery which can weld, cut, saw and polish various glass & plastic products. They are now looking to recruit a Production Supervisor who will join their 200 strong team in Lincoln, the role is responsible for managing the PVC manufacturing area of the business which currently has a total headcount of 55 people, the team make around 1100-1200 parts per week, the Production Supervisor will work alongside the manager to ensure the smooth running of the shop floor whilst improving processes. If you are a Production Supervisor/Shift Leader who has a background within an engineering, fabrication or manufacturing environment which has involved the management of people rather than machines and are looking to join a highly ambitious company who can offer you a fantastic opportunity to develop and grow the business further then apply now The Role The role of Production Supervisor will involve: - Key machinery/processes in the area will involve plastic welding, weld cleaning, assembly. Cutting. - They make 1100-1200 PVC parts per with a 5 days lead time so it is quite a fast paced manufacturing environment. - The Supervisor will work alongside the Production Manager and will oversee 5 team leaders who have a total head count of 55 on the shop floor. - Planning production with the cell leaders and looking at efficiencies in production. - Resource planning to ensure they are matching what's required in terms of output. - Running mini projects to improve production - cell layouts, removal of non-value added activity. - Managing the people in the team to understand why there are any variances in performance- this could be a skill issue, confidence or a discipline issue. - Need to be a strong and confident individual to deal with the cell leaders on the shop floor. The Candidate To be successful as a Production Supervisor you will need: - To have experience in a production supervisor/cell leader or team leader type role from and engineering, manufacturing or production type background. - Experience managing people to get the best out of them on a daily basis. - To be motivated by driving improvements in both people and processes. - Strong leadership skills. - Commutable to Lincoln. The Benefits - You will have the opportunity to grow and develop a team which will grow further in the future. - Fantastic working conditions - brand new purpose built building along with lots of investment in new machinery. - You will be given the autonomy to make the role your own. - Fantastic salary with attractive annual bonus. Interested? Please contact Marie Joel (Talent Sourcing Team Leader) on or email . Alternatively click the 'apply' button below.