Production Supervisor

Job title: Production Supervisor

Company Info:

 We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Production Supervisor to work for Kewell Converters.  The role will be responsible for the day to day supervising of the production and management of the shopfloor.  The successful candidate will work closely with the General Manager, and have the overall responsibility of WO’s, management and administration. 

 Job Responsibilities: 

  • Issuing and control of work to the shop floor
  • Issuing material to works orders
  • Management of work through the shop floor
  • Management of workforce distribution
  • Organising of cross training
  • Improvement suggestions
  • Management and administration of improvements once agreed by management team
  • Signing off works order approval
  • Checking WO filled out correctly, inc program numbers, drawing sign offs, signatures etc
  • Check drawings signed off
  • Communicate bottlenecks with GM so GM can communicate with Sales
  • Administer the work to list and WO status report
  • Manage WO with NCRs through shop floor
  • Carry out weekly health and safety audits
  • Monitor and manage near miss reporting and organise them to be carried out as necessary
  • Printing WO, checking details and liaising with production admin when necessary
  • Checking of WO booking while live
  • Signing off first offs, drawings and administering QC approval
  • Altering work centers according to machine availability
  • Communicate directly with sales if jobs can be moved
  • Print and manage the work to list and WO status reports
  • Manage calendar view daily
  • Investigate and raise NCR from customer returns
  • Assist in the introduction of 5’s



Location/Branch: KCL House - Edenbridge




Bi-Annual Bonus Scheme

Free fruit

Pension Scheme

20 days holiday plus bank holiday 

Social company events


Position reports to:  General Manager



Length of contract: Full time, permanent



Hours: 40 per week (8.30am – 5pm)


Salary: £25,000




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