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Engineering Supervisor - Early Shift


Job Description:

A well established engineering company a few miles East of Bedford are looking for a Trainee CNC Programmer to join the growing team. This company operate internationally and have been growing substantially for the past 5+ years despite the pandemic. 

Due to this continued growth, the leadership team is being increased and a need for someone to supervise the early shift has become available (6am - 2pm) 

You will be responsible for the day to day running of:

  • Electro-mechanical Build functions.
  • To ensure that production is to a consistently high-quality standard.
  • Work closely with other functions enabling achievement of the delivery schedule.

Key Responsibilities:

The key responsibilities for the role are:

  • Provide a good and consistent role model for the team members
  • Management of Health and Safety
  • Effective use of resources to meet the production plan
  • Maintain a flexible team
  • Continuous improvement of the processes

Activities will generally include:


  • Work as part of a cross-functional team to deliver the assembly / delivery plan
  • Close liaison with the Material coordinator materials required to meet the assembly plan
  • Set production targets for efficient use of the direct labour.
  • Manage holidays of the team to ensure maximum flexibility at all times
  • Ensure that the best practice methods are shared and used
  • Monitor and control scrap and re-work
  • Stock control, monitor and request replenishment


  • Report regularly to the Assembly Manager progress and issues
  • Regularly communicate to the team via the appropriate method
  • Guide and Supervisor the team – including discipline and recruitment.
  • Provide mentoring and development of the team members to maintain a flexible and motivated workforce.

For more information on this fantastic opportunity, apply now! 

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing

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