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Production Manager

Job Reference: Prod1_1523976646
Location: West Midlands
Discipline: Management and Executive / Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£60000 to 62000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

A fantastic opportunity exists for a Production Manager to join a well know large Automotive Tier 1 supplier based in the West Midlands.

My client is a well recognised brand in the industry and is looking for a strategic Production Manager who has plastic injection moulding experience. You will be able to display areas of knowledge and confidence in EHS, 6 Sigma, Value stream mapping, trade Unions and P&L management.

Duties will include:

Improving safety through improvement actions, gemba work activities, leading MESH categories & working in partnership with safety reps & the EHS manager.

Lead the production team effectively focused on performance to achieve the hi 5 objectives (Safety, Quality, OTD, Days On Hand and Flex Productivity).

Ensuring ongoing productivity improvements through optimising manning levels, challenging performance & driving training programs whilst meeting the monthly production/customer schedule requirements with minimum special costs such as overtime and premium freight.

Drive greater Implementation of Lean Six Sigma initiatives such as Value Stream Mapping, 5S , Total Productive Maintenance, Problem Solving, Set Up reduction, Overall Equipment Effectiveness and Flow Manufacturing to drive efficiency and achieve cost out initiatives.

Prepare manufacturing for new product launches, through process development, resource planning and effective communication.

Salary and package:

A salary of up to 62k plus benefits package.

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.

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