Due to internal promotion this privately owned precision component manufacturer is seeking a Manufacturing Manager to ensure production meets customer demand in the most efficient, safe & timely manager.
Job title: Manufacturing Manager
Location: West Midlands ( commutable from south Birmingham, Solihull, Redditch, Stratford, Worcester areas )
Salary: c £400000
Reporting directly to the General Manager Director, as Manufacturing Manager, you will lead the manufacturing function within budget and output targets to meet customer requirements and standards. You will have full accountability for ensuring safety, customer quality, cost and delivery requirements are met and be responsible for developing an enthusiastic, motivated and flexible team.
The Manufacturing Manager will be required to:
o Ensuring production management falls in-line with company targets, customer specifications, quality and delivery expectations, financial performance and to best practice standards.
o Develop initiative to improve workplace processes to decrease scrap, increase efficiencies and reduce waste & non-productive operations.
o Setting & managing objectives/KPI's – OTIF, CI, quality / scrap, adherence to schedule, NPI
o Production forecasting with full budget control.
o Maintaining/building internal & external relationships across cross functional departments.
Applications are sought from experienced Manufacturing Managers, Production Managers or Operations Managers from fast pace manufacturing environment who can demonstrate the following attributes:
o Comprehensive technical and process engineering knowledge of component assembly & presswork
o Application off lean manufacturing tools
o Leadership and man-management skills within a medium size organisation
o Competent in problem solving, team building, planning and decision making
o Relevant manufacturing/engineering degree is preferred, or HND, BTEC Professional Level 5 Award or equivalent NVQ Level 5 qualifications.
o Understanding of ISO9001/ IATF16949, IOSH/NEBOSH, ISO 14001
About Our Client
Our client is a leading manufacturer of high volume precision components used in a variety of automotive and non automotive applications. Located near main motorway junction within commuting distance from Birmingham, Worcester, Redditch, Stratford and Solihull areas. In return our client is offering a salary upto £40000 for the right candidate, pension contribution, 33 days holiday
Please apply on-line or call Robert Wigley for a confidential discussion on 0121 450 5020 technical-recruitment.co.uk
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