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Production Fabrication Supervisor


Location: Stoke-on-Trent

Job Type: Permanent

Salary / Rate: £25K - £28K per annum

Start Date: 07/07

Production Fabrication Supervisor- Stoke on Trent

Salary up to 28k

Experienced Fabrication Supervisor required working a day shift Monday to Friday to do the day to day running of the team, reporting to the Production Manager.  To ensure health and safety procedures are adhered to that a safety-first culture is embedded and respected.

To ensure quality procedures are adhered to, that continuous improvement and a right first time better every time mentality is encouraged and production schedule, ensuring resources are in place (man, machine, measurement, method, and environment).

Eliminate scrap and efficient use of labour, to carry out appraisal, mentoring, training and disciplinary policy.

Key Responsibilities:

· To ensure safety of individuals and area and investigate health and safety incidents/accidents and report findings in a timely manner.

· Problem solve fabrication process issues, problem solve fabrication process issues.

· Ensure resources are in place to achieve targets and ensure set KPIs are monitored, communicated and achieved.

· Responsible for 5S activity, and monitor quality and implement and report or suggest corrective action.

· To ensure Standard Operating Procedures are adhered to.

· Deliver regular team briefings and production meetings.

· To investigate performance/conduct issues and report findings as needed, to write and review risk assessments.

· To undertake return to work interviews and highlight concerns.

· Support the recruitment of new starters such as interviews and walk arounds and undertake probation reviews and performance reviews.

Essential Skills

  • Lean Manufacturing processes 5S
  • Fabrication experience
  • Previous experience in a supervisor or team leader role
  • Health and Safety in a manufacturing setting
  • Complete and provable understanding of English written and verbal communication
  • Able to read and understand basic engineering drawings
  • A good working knowledge of CNC machinery
  • Ability to plan production
  • A comprehensive understanding on root cause analysis
  • Resolute with a ‘Can do’ attitude


Hours: days




Production, Fabrication, Supervisor

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