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Plant Manager / Operations Manager Tier1 Automotive

Posted 5 January by White Recruitment Support Services Ended

Plant Manager / Operations Manager (Tier1 Automotive, Manufacturing)

SALARY CIRCA £50,000 - £55,000 + £7k car allowance + £6k bonus + benefits

We are currently looking to recruit a Plant Manager / Operations Manager to join our client a market leading Tier 1 Automotive Manufacturer who specialise in presswork and Robotic assembly.

This is an exciting time to join this growing company, with very capable senior leadership, you would be joining a company that invests in its staff and businesses ensuring they retain their premium client base.

You will ultimately be responsible and accountable for all personnel and activities on site, Cira 400 heads and 75 million T/O.

This would suit someone from an Operations, production or Plant background.

The main focus is around overall plant management and performance, OEE improvement, budget management. The plant will be rolling out a new programme in 2/3 years giving the future employee time to settle in before the next roll out.

  • Preparation and control of annual operational budgets to achieve targets set.
  • To have full P&L accountability for the plant.
  • Control of operational performance on a week-to-week basis ensuring profit targets are maximised.
  • To identify operational capacity by facility to ensure bottlenecks are avoided.
  • Ensure headcount (including Temp staff) is in place to support and deliver business objectives.
  • To implement and maintain a Continuous Improvement culture throughout the business.
  • Communicate externally with customers, suppliers, Unions and Works Representatives Internally.
  • To be responsible for the security and storage of all plant, equipment, tooling and materials and facilities.
  • Hold Monthly Management reviews with Managers and report to the Board.
  • Ensure Weekly KPI targets are reported and any exceptions.
  • Work with group commercial and NPI to support new projects and processes.
  • Work with and develop all staff and have the vision for succession planning within the plant.

Health & Safety Principle Responsibilities

  • To ensure that the plant is fully compliant with all Health, Safety and Environmental regulations / standards.
  • Establish and maintain a Health & Management System to manage the risks associated with the premises and activities of the site.
  • Ensure that responsibilities for Health & Safety are allocated, understood, monitored and fulfilled

It is likely you are working in a Tier 1 Automotive manufacturing multi-national or engineering and manufacturing company fulfilling a similar role.

In return you will have the opportunity to work with industry leaders, for a growing Tier 1 supplier.

Interested parties should apply accordingly in the first instance for a confidential conversation.

SALARY CIRCA £50,000 - £55,000 + £7k car allowance + £6k bonus + benefits

LOCATION: Birmingham

White Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 34152318

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