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Supervisor Manufacturing

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Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000041184


Location: Batu Kawan, Penang

Req ID: JR-0000041184


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  • Supervises assembly, inspection and testing operations of PCBA assemblies to ensure quality standards & on time delivery are met.
  • Optimizes manpower & machine resources to ensure wastages are eliminated in order to meet cost goals.
  • Explore continuous improvement & break through ideas in order to build high-quality products with excellent thru put time (TPT).
  • Administers the implementation of all Test & assembly line set-ups and complete the required reporting & paperwork accurately.
  • Develop a close working relationship with other shift supervisors in order to proliferate the Best Known Methods (BKM) to ensure consistency.
  • Motivates team members to achieve production and department goals; trains personnel in production to meet quality standards set by the department.
  • Evaluates assigns and rewards operators for excellent work.
  • To represents the Manager in Production meeting when he/she is unavailable.
  • Investigates and resolves problems that may arise within the assembly line.
  • Adheres to health, fire and safety regulations; identifies potential safety hazards and reports such to relevant parties for quick resolution.
  • Work on Operators development to improve the skillset & a build a high discipline workforce.
  • Responsible for the overall shift output performance indicator in terms of quantity & meeting individual items schedule.
  • Work on automation projects.  


  • Bachelor degree in any discipline ( Economics, Engineering (Electrical/Electronic), Engineering (Mechanical), Mass Communications, Social Science/Sociology or equivalent are preferable)
  • (Fresh Graduates are encouraged to apply)
  • Ability to think in a logical and systematic way to solve problems, incorporate suggestions and create solutions.
  • Able to multitasking, pay attention to the details, work in a fast paced & complex environment.
  • Able to establish and maintain the effective working relationship with the customers, company management, subordinates and fellow employees.
  • Having the knowledge of the appropriate safety precautions and procedures.
  • Ability to coach motivates, develop and supervise subordinate employees.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and tactfully with those contacted in the course of work, both in oral and written form.
  • Excel proficiency is a must and ability to use macro would be an added advantage.
  • Full-Time position(s) available.



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