Matchtech

Production Manager

Recruiter
Location
Southampton
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
08 Mar 2017
Closes
05 Apr 2017
Ref
381082
Contact
Gareth Hicks
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Contribute to regular deployment meetings with Planning to determine the production/capacity plan, ensuring that all resources are in place to accomplish this requirement.
* Advocate Continuous Improvement methodologies in order to attain challenging targets in labour productivity, machine utilisation, material usage and scrap reduction projects.
* Cultivate and inspire the team and identify training requirements to ensure that skill base is not a restriction.
* Ensure that the Department’s Health, Safety, Environmental and HR practices are adhered to.



EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

* Experience of supervision and management of a manufacturing team is vital.
* Cable making experience within a multi-process environment would be ideal.
* Desirably educated to HNC/Degree level in a Technical discipline
* Self-motivated with excellent communication skills.
* Confident in their ability to lead, motivate, co-ordinate and develop Team Leaders and Production Operators to achieve departmental targets and objectives.