Production Supervisor

Job Description

Job Title: Production Supervisor

Location: Walsall, UK - Onsite

Compensation: Attractive Salary + benefits

Role Type: Full time / Permanent

Role ID: SF50096

Creating change together

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Production Supervisor at our Walsall site.

As an international defence company, we support and enhance our customers' defence and security capabilities and critical assets, meeting their requirements of value for money, increased availability, modernisation and flexibility.

Vehicle Engineering

The Production Supervisor role is based within our Vehicle Engineering business area.

Vehicle Engineering is a market-leading manufacturer and converter of armoured vehicles and products. Drawing on over 100 years' experience, we supply and support deployed vehicles worldwide to customers including the police, fire and ambulance services, civil service, and military. Together, we deliver an end-to-end through-life methodology to supply our clients with specialist vehicle conversions.

The role

The difference our new Production Supervisor will make

As a Production Supervisor, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You will ensure the effective management of production, including the supervision of manpower and allocation of work is met in an efficient and cost-effective way.

Day to day, you will be managing the shop floor of staff to ensure KPIs are met, managing 10-12 direct reports and completing development and training for direct reports.

At Babcock, we have a history of helping talent go far. With our track record of innovation, you'll continually develop your knowledge and expertise.

We offer flexible working to give people more options to better integrate their work and personal life, whilst ensuring that business needs are met. This role is based onsite at Walsall.

Essential experience:
NVQ level2 (or extensive experience in automotive / engineering
Working in a vehicle conversion environment
Experience of leading groups of people
Management within a fast paced automotive / production environment

What we offer

Generous benefits including:

25 days' annual leave plus bank holidays
Open to flexible working and alternative work patterns
Opportunities for enhanced overtime
Matched contribution pension scheme up to 4.5% with life assurance
Enhanced Occupational Sick Pay
Training and development opportunities
Wellbeing centre supporting physical, mental and financial well-being
Flexible benefits, including cycle to work scheme, discounts and our Share Ownership Scheme
Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to be at your best

Babcock International

For over 130 years, we have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. Change begins with our people and our shared Principles: be curious; be courageous; own and deliver; think: outcomes; collaborate; and be kind. These values not only guide the way we work, but also our efforts to reach net-zero carbon. Yes, our ambitions are big, but together, we can achieve them.

Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. If you are a reservist in the armed forces, we provide up to ten days special paid leave in support of your training commitments.

Application Guidance

All applications should be made online. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.



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