Shift Supervisor

at MPC Recruitment
Location Port Elizabeth, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Management
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR


Job Description:


Reference: JC50089 Our client who specializes in Automotive Part Manufacturing, is seeking a Shift Supervisor




  • Tertiary Engineering Qualification (Mechanical/Electrical Trade Certificate and/or ND Mechanical/Electrical)


  • Tertiary qualification in the Production, Quality or Operations Management field will be an added advantage.


  • Experience in equipment set up through programming tools like Lap top and HMI will be advantageous


  • Experience in Camera systems will be advantageous


  • At least 5 years of supervising a team involved in the Quality process of any automotive components that meets stringent customer quality requirements i.e. IATF 16949, etc.


  • At least 2 years’ experience in working in a wheel manufacturing company


  • Technical knowledge of the Paint application quality assurance process would be an integral job requirement.


  • Good decision-making skills and the ability to handle pressure are both essential criteria for success in this vital position


  • Strong Communication, Problem Solving and Decision Making, Technical and Leadership Skills The key responsibilities include the following:


  • Ensure delivery of good quality wheels per Customer requirements to the Customer.


  • Ensuring shift Targets are met with accordance to the planning schedule & housekeeping maintained


  • Making sure all Wheel Pallets are Labelled correctly and all Scrap is identified


  • Making sure all reworks are done and that all non-conforming wheels are booked on Haldan System


  • Monitoring and analysing the current system of production to check if it’s effectiveness


  • Control the logistics of the department by ensuring operators have necessary resources


  • Develop employee training plan and update training records according to company Training Plan


  • Ensure adherence to company quality standards, policies and regulations


  • Drive First Time Pass Rate improvements and communicate with other department Leaders.


  • Manage all Internal performance monitoring systems (OEE,SCADA)


  • Ensuring that all daily counts are completed Additional




  • Impeccable disciplinary and attendance records


  • Computer literacy essential


  • Will be required to work shifts


  • Ability to learn and reapply skills on the job


  • Goal Driven team player


  • Ability to handle conflict


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