Production Supervisor - Ipswich - £29K

  • Location

    Ipswich, Suffolk

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  • Salary:

    Up to £29000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lauren White

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

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Production Supervisor

Waste Management




Our Client is one of the UK's leading provider of Environmental solutions, offering a full range of Waste and Energy Recovery services through a vast and growing network of Plants and Facilities across the country. As such they are looking for an Production Supervisor to join one of their established plants in the Ipswich area.

What you will be doing
As Production Supervisor, you will be responsible for:
Ensuring the safe and efficient day to day operation of the recycling plant under the direction of the Production Manager and maximise the operations of the facility.
Ensure the Production and relevant departments within the business deliver to KPI's ensuring production targets are achieved.
The Production Supervisor will ensure the site plant and equipment operates to maximum efficiency in a safe and controlled manner and that all operations are recorded formally.
Produce weekly and month end information and key statistical data to the Production Manager.
This role is working on a rotating shift pattern including night shifts. Please only apply if this is suitable.

What you will need
Previous experience in a similar production role or environment including waste management, recycling, aggregates, manufacturing or industrial.
Good knowledge of Health and Safety regulation and safe systems of work
A proven track record of employee management and production management of an industrial / factory type facility
Ability to maintain a good standard of administration, cost control and record keeping
What's in it for you…

  • Basic Salary up to £29,000
  • Competitve Package
  • Progression Opportunities

To Apply
This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the UK's leading specialists in the Waste and Energy recovery sector. This is a rota-based shift position including nights. For more information please contact Lauren White 02392222965 emailing your CV to lwhite@astutetechnical.co.uk

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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