Paint & Powder Coat Supervisor

Main Purpose of Role:

  • To take deliveries of paint and powder and to spray and powder products in a timely manner whilst adhering to the following:
    • To adhere to health and safety procedures and encourages others to do so.
    • To adhere to quality procedures and a right first time, better every time mentality.
    • To adhere to the production schedule and identifying and resolving potential issues.
    • To reduce and eliminate scrap.

Key Tasks:

  • Promote a safe working environment
  • Ensure the production Schedule is adhered to
  • Report any faults/damage to the maintenance department
  • Check job paperwork and liaise with other departments
  • Monitor and maintain high quality standards
  • Liaise with the other team leaders on the shift
  • Identify training needs of the team and action this
  • Continuously monitor production and its staff and review with the production manager, advising of issues likely to affect production dates
  • Attend shift production meetings as required
  • Support the management team
  • Write a comprehensive handover for the shift
  • Lead the team by example by promoting a safe, clean and tidy working environment
  • Carry out Toolbox talks with the team
  • Fault free product
  • Targets set /Actuals achieved
  • Clean and Safe work area
  • Efficiency Improvements

Direct Reports

  • Paint & Powder Coat Team Leader
  • Paint & Powder Coat Operative

Key Requirements for Role:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to demonstrate basic planning and organisation skills
  • Ability to follow a production schedule
  • Leadership skills
  • Able to read and understand basic engineering drawings
  • A good understanding of powder machinery and the processes
  • Continuous learning and development 
  • Attention to detail
  • Over the set timescales showing progression through Training Matrix requirements

Person Specification

  • Self-Motivated
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment with fast changing priorities


  • Health cash plan Scheme: you will be enrolled into the company health cash plan
  • Company Sick Pay: You will receive company sick pay after 6 months employment
  • Birthday Holiday: Your birthday off if it falls on a workday
  • Cycle to work scheme:  The Company operates a cycle to work scheme. 
  • Eye test voucher:  We offer Spec Savers eye test vouchers to all staff..  
  • Garage Door Discount Scheme: We offer a discount scheme for the purchase of a garage door.  

The above is not an exhaustive list, the job holder may be required to perform (on a temporary or permanent basis) other related or unrelated tasks which the company reasonably believes falls within their capability and/or responsibility. 

Job Category: Paint & Powder Coat

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