• Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £15.82 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tom Critch

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Client:


Our client is looking to recruit a Supervisor at their aerospace engineering facility in Hilsea


  • Manage a team of people (x3-5)
  • Drive team development, and generate and deliver training requirements
  • Take ownership of product throughput and quality
  • React to product processes to ensure quality standards are met / maintained, i.e. making immediate correction to machine
  • Product planning to ensure materials are available to operate machine, minimising down time
  • Understand and drive OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) data collection and target improvements based upon data analysis and project management
  • Manage and perform first line maintenance to support, machine start-ups, cleaning regimes, and minor breakdown recovery. (Training will be provided)
  • Deliver 5S planning and deployment

Key Skills:

  • Data analysis
  • OEE understanding and drive improvements
  • SAP knowledge
  • Microsoft Office capability (particularly Excel)
  • Understanding / delivery of project management and plans
  • Problem solving / route cause analysis
  • Team management
  • Excellent communication / persuasiveness / team work / vigilance
  • Industry relevant qualifications (i.e. apprenticeship served, city in guilds, or NVQ, B-Tec etc) any certification MUST be presented at interview.

Shift Patterns:

9-day fortnight. Successful candidate would work Monday to Friday one week, Monday to Thursday the next week and then alternate between the two

**ITAR restrictions apply and criminal record check required (must be applied for before they start-receipt needs to be sent to us)**