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How much do factory supervisors in Newcastle get paid?

Factory supervisors in Newcastle earn

£12.00–23.36 per hour

Based on 13 employee reviews

Factory supervisor salaries can range between £12.00–23.36 per hour in the Newcastle area. This data is based on survey results from 13 employees who live in an around Newcastle.

What do top employers pay factory supervisors?

Who are the top factory supervisor employers?

  1. MSD
    8.6
  2. Smurfit Kappa
    8.4
  3. Rolls-Royce
    8.3
  4. BAE Systems
    8.1

How are people paid?

54%
by the hour
46%
an annual salary

Based on 13 employees

What do factory supervisors employees do?

Factory supervisors have the job of making sure that factory production lines meet targets.

Other names for factory supervisors are:

  • Team leaders
  • Supervisors
  • Manufacturing supervisors
  • Production supervisors

You’ll be working in a factory and in an on-site office.

What sort of work you do depends on what type of factory you work in. But you can expect it to involve the following:

  • Scheduling rotas for factory workers
  • Motivating factory workers
  • Keeping on top of quality control
  • Making sure there are enough production materials
  • Writing reports
  • Keeping on top of paperwork

You may have to work late evenings, on the weekends and on bank holidays, especially if deadlines are looming.

If you want to apply for a factory supervisor job, you might need the following:

  • Some GCSEs or a relevant apprenticeship
  • Previous factory experience
  • Previous supervisor experience may be expected
  • Basic computer skills
  • The right to work in the UK

You can also be promoted to a supervisor role from junior factory worker jobs.

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