We are a leadingsupplier of Towing and Leisure products to the Automotive Aftermarket, Trailerand Leisure markets.Distributing and manufacturing from Birminghamthroughout the UK, Ireland and Europe into towbar fitters, trailer builders, wholesalers and retail outlets.
We are currentlyrecruiting for an ExperiencedTechnicalSupervisor to join our operations team.
Working closely with the Production Manager,you will be responsible for a team of up to 10employees whomake bespokeelectrical wiringlooms and towing electrics.You willalso provide technical support across the other production areas.
As Supervisor you willbe expected lead from the front and play an integral part of the assembly teambut at the same time ensure that the department runs effectively, efficientlyand in line with company procedures.
Responsibilities will include:
Running the harnessdepartment which provides a unique range of wiring looms to meet our customersspecific needs
Providing Technicalsupport for the light assembly production line and in house packaging department.
Workload planning andvolume forecasting
Exceeding customerexpectations whilst adding value to the business
Quality assurance,process and product testing
KPI monitoring andimprovement
Development andtraining for all team members
Delivery of a safe,secure, clean and fair work environment for team members
Provide absence coverfor the other operational Supervisors
Skills / Experience
Proven track record of supervisingwithin a production environment
Experience andunderstanding of electrical assembly work is essential, experience from withinthe trailer or towbar wiring industries would be advantageous.
Effective leadership andmanagement skills with the ability to motivate your team
Ability to work in afast paced, ever changing and demanding environment
Have a successfulproven track record of continuous improvement and right first time