Supervisor Manufacturing
Industrial Operations
Full Time
Ljungby, Sweden

The Operations Supervisor has the primary responsibility for the effective operation of a manufacturing area, accomplished in a manner to enhance the overall performance of the plant. To meet this objective, the incumbent leads the production process in a manner necessary to meet or exceed safety, delivery, quality, productivity, and continuous improvement standards. The Operations Supervisor will interface with Quality Assurance, Warehouse, Maintenance, and Management personnel in order to achieve these goals.

A regular day at work 

• Supervise production employees by planning and assigning work, adjusting schedules to meet production requirements, analyzing and resolving work problems, inspecting materials to verify conformance standards, and coordinating with other departments.
• Managing and evaluating performance including coaching employees, conducting appropriate appraisals and administering discipline, employee training and development, assigning and directing work ensuring proper safety equipment is worn and proper safety procedures are being used.
• Supervise the KPI’s.
• Study production schedules and estimate hourly requirements for completion of job assignments.
• Recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance and quality of the product.
• Confer with other supervisors to coordinate activities of the department.
• Direct & Coach Team Members for Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery, Standardized Work and Continuous Improvement.

• Drive and deliver business results in a short and long perspective.
• Quickly understand and react to changes and makes decisions despite instabilities and uncertainties.
• Keep the customers in mind from an outside perspective.
• Excellent written and oral skills with the ability to communicate effectively.
• Strong and solid leadership skills. 
• Good organizing skills.

Education and experience
• Degree preferred (at least 2 years of University studies).
• At least 2 years of experience in working as a manager.
• Ability to work with computer equipment and proficient with Microsoft Office applications.
• Fluent in Swedish and English.

Welcome to your application before 27/4/2018

For more information please contact

Jonas Thulin Production manager 0372-663 66

You can also contact your local Union department Unionen or Ledarna