Matchtech

Production Manager

Recruiter
Matchtech
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.