Production Supervisor (EE)


Heavy Engineering Plant requires a Production Supervisor who will be responsible for ensuring that the production runs efficiently and that daily, weekly and monthly targets are met. Report to Production Engineer.


· 3 – 5 years’ experience in process or production engineering environment (with leadership experience)

· Technical Diploma or equivalent qualification,

· Trade test disciplines of Welding or Boilermaking

· Proven knowledge of Welding or Painting or Boilermaking operations (and related equipment) highly preferred

· Excellent English verbal and written communication skills,

· Proficient user of Microsoft Office.

· Results orientated, proactive with a positive attitude,

· Outstanding attention to detail and observation ability,

· Able to communicate and motivate coherently – both verbally and through written communication,

· Understands the principles of manufacturing,

· Strong leadership, planning and organizational skills are essential.

Able to work shifts

Daily Functions

Staff Supervision:

  • Supervise the day to day activity of all team members
  • Ensure that all team members comply with all company rules, policies and procedures,
  • Lead, mentor and train employees in areas needing development,
  • Foster positive relationships with all team members and contribute to positive team morale,
  • Maintain a disciplined working environment by coaching, counselling, and disciplining employees,
  • Have daily Toolbox talks with team members and clearly communicate expectations and action plans,

Production and Quality Output:

  • Be responsible for the fulfilment of the production plan by addressing or removing and solving day to day challenges and ensuring that daily, weekly and monthly targets are met,
  • Ensure optimization of all resources, including personnel, by ensuring that all resources (manpower, machines and materials) are available,
  • Monitor operators’ performance and implement effective actions to correct deviations,
  • Take responsibility for ensuring the expeditious reporting of any breakdowns and ensure repairs are done to the correct standard,
  • Enforcing quality standards, promote a culture of “do it right the first time” and ensure team members perform the required controls during production and complete the required quality documentation,
  • Supporting Production Engineers and Manager in terms of employee performance evaluation and reporting any misconduct cases related to the employees,
  • Ensure that Quality Inspectors are informed on time of control checks to be performed after each production process.
  • Be aware of and be on the lookout for opportunities of improvement and initiate and implement such improvement ideas,


Health and Safety and Environmental Compliance –

  • Promote a preventive culture and the integration of Health and Safety and Environment in the company according to the established Policy,
  • Collaborate with Quality and Environmental Manager as well as Health and Safety Responsible to identify and evaluate the risks related with the functions carried out under your control.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment by ensuring that staff are issued with correct PPE,
  • Ensure that equipment and machines are used in a safe and responsible manner,
  • Be responsible for ensuring that only qualified staff operate any driven machinery,
  • Ensure that all safety mechanisms and devices on machines and equipment are in place and operational,
  • Adhere and ensure team members adhere to the Company’s environmental policies and legal duties, specifically control of emissions, management of solvents and the recycling of waste product.
  • Participate in incident and accident investigations,
  • Immediately report any unsafe condition,

General Compliance –

  • Ensure that team members perform and maintain activities related to housekeeping & 5S,
  • Ensure all relevant documentation is completed accurately and correctly by team members,
  • Complete all required documentation and reports on time and accurately,
  • Communicates with and assists other production areas as needed,
  • Carry out basic quality control checks
  • Attend training programs as and when required,
  • Ensure proper and timely completion of HR related admin documents (leave, sick leave, FRL, IOD, etc.),
  • Take responsibility for ensuring SAP scanning is done by all staff and check compliance on SAP on a regular basis
  • Perform other tasks consistent with the requirements of this position,

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • steel/engineering/welding production supervisory : 3 years (Required)
  • production staff leadership : 2 years (Required)


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