Factory Shift Supervisor

Factory Shift Supervisor Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Factory Shift Supervisor to join our team.


  • Ensure employees comply with company rules, policies and procedures and escalate issues where there are deviations from the set company standards;
  • Optimal staffing requirements to work on production lines;
  • Report to the production and factory manager on any faults or breakdowns;
  • Ensure smooth shift change;
  • Escalate to HR any misconduct, latecoming, injuries or absenteeism;
  • Attend to disciplinary issues;
  • Supervise employees to ensure work standards are carried out correctly, rules are followed and production output is mantained at optimal levels;
  • Address employee issues and queries.


  • Diploma (Advantage);
  • Must have completed matric;
  • Must be able to communicate well (English, Zulu or other traditional languages);
  • 4+ Years experience in a supervisory role (FMCG);
  • Experience working in a factory environment and supervising staff.