A leading manufacturer of technically advanced safety critical applications, is looking to recruit an experienced Production Manager to join their team.
This role is responsible for ensuring the company's manufacturing team are trained, managed & developed and utilised effectively to ensure objectives are fulfilled. You will review performance and lead continuous improvement programs to support manufacturing at the lowest cost possible without compromising quality.
Manage, motivate, coach and develop manufacturing personnel to maximise potential to ensure
daily objectives are achieved.
Chair regular Production meetings to ensure targets are understood and met to ensure OTIF
Lead and implement LEAN / Continuous Improvement initiatives into manufacturing
Provide clear reporting of Manufacturing progress against agreed plans, clearly identifying all risks
& mitigation plans using robust corrective actions
Develop, implement and actively lead an effective GEMBA Walk process
Work with HR to create staff development programs, succession plans & performance management
Facilitate the smooth transition of new products into manufacturing
Attend customer visits
Experienced Production/Manufacturing Manager in an Electronics/Aerospace/Defence manufacturing environment or similar
Champion of Lean & Continuous Improvement
Experience with low & high volumes
Influencer - Able to implement change & get buy in
Good IT Skills including Excel
MUST BE eligible for Security Clearance
What's on Offer:
Normal working hours: Monday to Thursday is 08:00-16:30 / Friday is 08:00-13:30
25 Days Holiday, Enhanced Pension Scheme, Life Assurance/Death in Service Benefit,
Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however, we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.