SMT Supervisor

SMT Supervisor

Job Title: SMT Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Havant, Hampshire
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Reference: 895259_1539776990
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2018 12:49

Job Description

Your experience in Continuous Improvement and ability to Lead a team in an automation and production environment, will play a crucial part in the overseeing the improvement of surface mount technology (SMT) production. Using your background in production continuous improvement ideally in an automated high-volume manufacturing facility you will you will lead and mentor shift leaders to improve process.

You will be working for a leader in the design and manufacture of high-quality fire detection solutions. A good benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the Role:

The client requires a SMT Production Supervisor to lead and mentor the shift leaders to utilise continuous improvement techniques on all SMT equipment and manufacturing processes. This job includes:

*Conducting problem solving exercises with your team to improve key metrics.
*Leading a team of multi-shift operators to ensure product is manufactured to the highest standards.
*Manage daily status of your KPI's using Safety, Quality, Delivery, Inventory and Cost as the primary drivers.
*Identification of current and future capacity requirements and identify capital expenditure requirements.
*Champion best practice and continuous improvement techniques.
*Review technical issues and identify proactive long-term solutions.
*Monitoring of SMT equipment performance and implementation of improvement initiatives (cycle time, change-over, availability)
*Listen to your team members and empower them to suggest improvement ideas.
*Allocation of resource based on demand profiles and order book, ensuring the most efficient and effective schedule is created
*Have 1:1's with team members, remove any barriers they have, and that you have a happy, loyal, enthusiastic and motivated team.

About You:

To be suitable for the SMT Production Supervisor job, you will need to be an experienced team leader who can positively drive and encourage everyone around you. You will need experience of continuous improvement of automated production facilities (ideally SMT) and are a competent project manager who can lead capital expenditure requests. You will have an understanding of Lean methodology and have used it to improve processes and will need good Microsoft Office skills.
It would be useful if you have had previous experience in a high-volume manufacturing facility, ideally using Siplace SMT equipment (programming, maintenance or operation) and will have a proven track record in managing projects (big or small) such as Manufacturing Engineering - Continuous Improvement
£30,000 - £38,000

Keywords: Manufacturing, SMT, Manufacturing techniques, Continuous improvements, Production, Lean, Supervisor, Automation, Surface mount technology.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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