Vacancy: Production Shift Supervisor

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Job Description

Takumi is currently recruiting for a Production Shift Manager to join their expanding team on the evening shift Monday to Thursday 4.30pm to 2.30am.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver weekly KPI’s, utilising problem-solving skills.
  • Provide effective shift handovers ensuring all relevant information is captured.
  • Work with the production team to review and agree the weekly plan.
  • Effectively plan and deliver changeovers to target times.
  • Organise, plan and optimise the utilisation of all the production resources in all areas.
  • Manage quality at all times, delivering a right first time approach.
  • Complete all relevant paperwork throughout the shift.
  • Work closely with the Warehouse team to ensure all raw materials required is available.
  • Monitor individual performance.
  • Support your team with training and development along with managing performance, absences and timekeeping.
  • Develop and drive continuous improvement plans with management team.


  • Previous experience leading a team within a manufacturing environment
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to communicate with your team and various other departments.
  • Strong organisational and time management skills.
  • Lean manufacturing knowledge/ experience.
  • Motivational skills to inspire your team.

What’s on offer?

  • Excellent hourly rate plus 20% shift allowance
  • 20 days annual leave per year + public holidays
  • Growth and development opportunities
  • Pension


  • Company pension
  • Overtime Pay
  • On-site parking


  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

If you are interested in joining our team, please forward your CV to [email protected]

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