Trim & Fit Deputy Supervisor

  • Salary: Dependent on experience
  • Location: Melton Mowbray
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  • Company: KS Composites

KS Composites is a leading, independent manufacturer of composite and GRP products producing pattern work, tooling and final components across industry from the worlds of Formula One, automotive, engineering, marine, aerospace, rail and more.  Our commitment to quality, consistency and delivery of value-added solutions is unparalleled. Through innovation driven by our thirst for new and challenging projects, we ensure that KS Composites remains at the leading edge of composites technology.  

We are looking to add additional supervisory support into our Trim & Fit room, this role works closely alongside our Trim & Fit Supervisor.

Role responsibilities:

  • Ensuring Trim & Fit and demould staff are working on the appropriate components to meet the delivery plan.
  • Support Trim & Fit supervisor in driving & maintaining company procedures.
  • Ensure Trim & Fit demould staff are working to our standards and following correct SPS.
  • Support with training initiatives led by the Training & Development Manager.
  • Ensure all staff are adhering to the relevant H&S requirements.
  • Ensure the department continues to maintain working standards in the absence of Trim & Fit Supervisor.

 Key skills:

  • Experienced Composite Trim & Fitter, with proficient and demonstratable skills for manufacturing to an exceptionally high-quality standard.
  • Previous experience in a supervisory / team lead role.
  • Authoritative Leader, able to lead and mentor their team.
  • Experience of Quality Improvement techniques, application and Continuous Improvement mentality.
  • Good problem solver.
  • Target driven & able to identify bottlenecks in process flow.
  • Self-driven and have the ability to work well within a team.
  • Ability to encourage and motivate team members.
  • Organised and able to work to tight deadlines.

Dependent on experience.

Job Type:
Full-time, permanent


23 days holiday plus bank holidays
Company pension
Wellness programme


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