Production Manager

Posted 25 January by The Workshop

Production Manager

Petersfield

Competitive Salary

Permanent

We now a vacancy for a Production Manager at our client based in Petersfield, on Early Shift (7am-3pm, Mon-Fri). This is a key role in driving production performance to meet customer demand. Reporting directly to the Shift Manager, you will be responsible for Line Leaders within a specified Area.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver the production schedule and line trials.
  • Increase production capacity and reduce changeover times. Prioritise changeover activity and coordinate to support business performance.
  • Drive high performance in physical area of responsibility. Manage the team to ensure they strive for excellence and efficiency.
  • Facilitate cross functional improvement projects with support Functions
  • Drive delivery and compliance with Good Manufacturing (GMP), Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE), Material Usage Variance (MUV) and Housekeeping standards.
  • Ensure effective information exchange with all shifts and key support functions.
  • Deliver performance against agreed targets for Safety, participation in Behaviour-Based Safety (BBS), Quality Parts per Million (PPM), Customer Service and Delivery.
  • Manage the performance of direct reports effectively, to include appraisals, recognition, coaching and development (succession planning). Support and monitor sickness and absence.
  • Brief team on plant / company communications.
  • Participate as required in Regional & Global Initiatives such a LEAN Manufacturing, Quality Improvement Programmes.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Degree or equivalent qualification preferred
  • Proven leadership and people management skills
  • The ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • The ability to be well organised
  • Demonstrable problem solving skills
  • Ability to influence events and people
  • An understanding of how best to engage teams to deliver business requirements

Required skills

  • Previous relevant experience

Reference: 34315528

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