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Production Manager (Fit Out)

Job Reference: 32078_1528366308
Location: Devon
Discipline:/ Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£36000 to 38000 per Annum + Benefits

Job Type: Permanent

Production Manager (Fit-Out)



£36000 - £38000 PA benefits

The Company

Internationally renowned South West manufacturer.

The Role & Responsibilities

* Ensure product is built to the current work instruction/drawing as required.
* Ensure all quality checks are completed in a timely manner and a right first time philosophy is rigorously adopted.
* Identify issues impeding productive efficiency and solve or report as soon as possible.
* Identify issues for improvement that will enhance efficiency or product integrity ie (Fit, Form or Finish) and solve in a timely manner.
* Ensure snagging is carried out to the required standard and any highlighted yellow snags are countersigned to confirm quality assurance.
* Work closely with the Material Controller to ensure timely delivery of labour and materials
* Monitor KPI's and take corrective action as appropriate to ensure adherence to schedule, productivity and quality standards.
* Demand service from all support areas of the business - i.e. Development, Logistics, IT, HR and Manufacturing and Quality & Engineering etc.
* Management of Production Leads and other employees to ensure pace and quality standards are met
* Ensure the workforce is appropriately skilled and are regularly reviewed for skill, effort and attitude. Where there is an issue coach and mentor the individual.
* Complete Personal Development Plans and agree training requirements for subordinates
* Conduct disciplinary hearings and/or act as investigating officer as necessary.
* Effectively manage overtime and ensure standards are met in line with regular working hours.
* Ensure adherence to Work Instructions/Drawings and where unclear seek guidance
* Ensuring H&S compliance
* Control distribution and allocation of PPE, consumables and tools
* To support and participate in risk assessments as required and to support and raise Hazard Identification reports helping the reduction in accident levels.
* Keep the workplace tidy and organised ensuring targeted 6S standards are met at all times
* Manage consumables ensuring issues are controlled and wastage avoided

The Successful Candidate

* Ability to work under own initiative
* Thorough knowledge of relevant processes and able to carry out quality audits
* Experience in supervising a team
* Strong Leadership of the team
* Good communication skills
* Working knowledge of systems - MRP, Quality Systems, T&A, MPS, Change Notes, etc
* Ability to utilise and analyse software tools such as efficiency trackers, standard work, block plans to enable schedule adherence and meet productivity targets
* Health and Safety qualified and able to carry out risk assessments
* Facilitate staff development - probationary reviews/ appraisals/return to work etc.
* Good IT skills - communication, spreadsheets, presentations
* Able to read drawings and impact on production
* NPI process knowledge including routine changes and NSO's
* Lean Manufacturing basics -Problem solving techniques,
* Project Management - able to plan, organise and lead projects

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 CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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