Shift Supervisor

Shift Supervisor Job Description Template

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


  • Monitor product quality;
  • Collating information and drawing up KPI’s;
  • Monitor machine performance;
  • Performance management of the team to achieve KPI targets;
  • Conduct disciplinary enquiries and grievances in line with agreements and Company procedures;
  • Ensure a safe and healthy work culture and environment;
  • Motivating and leading a team to achieve shift KPI’s;
  • Correcting any deviations from standard operating conditions (machine settings and process cycle times);
  • Monitor product cycle times;
  • Management of staff including the planning of hours and taking appropriate action relating to absenteeism;
  • Reporting deviations from standard operating conditions to Manufacturing Manager.


  • Age should not exceed ████████████ ;
  • World Class Manufacturing methodologies and technologies mindset ( advantageous );
  • Self motivated – results orientated;
  • Knowledge of Quality Management Systems ISO 9001 ( advantageous );
  • Minimum of 1 years working experience is required for this position;
  • Understanding of Production Managerial principles;
  • University Degree;
  • Matric;
  • Good computer skills (Word, Excel, Power Point);
  • Injection Moulding knowledge and working experience ( essential );
  • Average appearance; is neat;
  • Ability to execute tasks and plan successfully;
  • Candidates must have at least Bachelor’s / College Degree;
  • Recognised and/ or related tertiary qualification ( essential);
  • At least 5 to 7 years working experience in a plastics environment.