Manufacturing Manager

Huxley Associates
£50000 - £60000/annum
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently working with a leading Electronics manufacturer based near Birmingham. They are now looking to hire a Manufacturing Manager to oversee 150 people within this department. The company manufacture complex electronic products that are supplied into the Defence and Aerospace industry.

Role Responsibilities:

Provide leadership across the Manufacturing Department and champion the cause for continuous improvement in exceeding customer expectations.

Ensure that all company HS&E policies are respected and rules are adhered to within your department.

Complete staff appraisals and show a positive attitude towards training and development within the team.

Drive and improve productivity in all areas.

Lead daily production meetings at the beginning of all shifts with leads to direct production activities and establish production urgencies.

Maintain a constant awareness of urgent jobs being processed,factory issues and equipment malfunctions to quickly determine necessary alternatives to maintain production schedules,on time delivery and productivity KPI's

Serve as a link between Quality,Engineering,Customer Service,Production Control and Manufacturing.

Responsible for all Production KPI's

Experience Required:

Experience of working in a complex manufacturing environment

Experience of Electronic manufacturing would be desirable but not essential

Organised and experience of working in a pressurised environment

Good people management skills

Experience of lean manufacturing processes

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