Job vacancy for Shift Supervisor

Full time @Jobs in Ghana 2023 in Administration
  • Post Date : May 24, 2023
  • Apply Before : June 17, 2023
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Job Detail

  • Offered Salary 0
  • Career Level Supervisor
  • Experience 5 Years
  • Qualifications Certificate

Job Description


Job brief

We are looking for a skilled shift supervisor to help oversee the daily activities and how employees perform during their shifts. The person would be responsible for the efficient use of production tools and equipment, raw materials and efficient distribution of manpower available to achieve optimum production targets. He/she is also in charge of maintaining a tidy and organized workspace stocked with essential supplies while ensuring that production or service runs smoothly.

On a daily basis, you’ll supervise employees during your shift and make sure that they complete their tasks and are motivated to work effectively.

Shift supervisor skills include contributing to the production strategy by knowing the business goals and how to achieve them. You’ll also act as a reference point for employees, and ready to fix problems that occasionally arise.

Ultimately, you’ll help maintain our business reputation by ensuring daily duties are completed and goals are met.


• Manage daily schedules, employee shifts, and time-off requests

• Assign duties to employees and oversee their progress

• Ensure that daily production goals are met.

• Train and integrate new workers

• Provide guidance and feedback to employees when needed.

• Ensure industry rules and regulations are followed.

• Resolve conflicts between employees with the support of the HR department.

• Transfer products and other objects to and from the worksite on occasion

• Ensures that all documentation concerning the ordering and releasing of both raw materials and finished goods are properly documented.

• Ensures that all raw materials and production materials requested are sufficient and well-labelled on the line.

• Production report with shift/Production manager.

• Closely monitor all employees to make sure every employee is at his/her post.

• Enforce all safety policies on the production floor.

• Ensures that all PPEs are requested and used regularly on the line.

• Ensuring that the production floor is kept tidy and clean always

• Schedule a proper cleaning of the mixing equipment and line as well on a regular basis.

• Create awareness among all operators for him to be prompted in case of any issue which could affect the course of the work and quality of the product outcome.

• Follow-up, the cleaning of the line during a changeover.

• Ensure correct batch coding on wrappers, and cartons and arrange finished goods cartons on pallets as per product standards.

• Check hourly basis production logbook and arrange finished goods at the designated place. Next day after QC approval transfer the finished goods to the warehouse.

• Keep a record of daily production, scrap soap and recycled soap and wrapper wastage in the logbook.

• Following up on other tasks from managers.

• Prepare daily production report, process parameter checklist and submit to shift manager.

• Report to the Head of the production if there is any fault or problems on the machine /production line.

Requirements and skills

• Previous experience as a Shift Supervisor or similar role in soap manufacturing.

• Must have experience of 5 years and above in soap production.

• Full understanding of industry safety standards

• Comprehensive knowledge of basic software, such as Word and Excel etc.

• The ability to meet the physical demands of the job, such as standing up for long hours and lifting heavy loads occasionally

• Working well within a team

• Ability to multitask

• Leadership and conflict-management skills

• Diploma or degree in Management/Engineering etc.

Interested candidates can apply through this email [email protected]. Please only shortlisted candidates would be contacted.

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