Workshop Foreman

Posted 4 September by Kaizen Furniture Makers
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Kaizen Furniture Makers are looking for an experienced Workshop Foreman to join our team. We specialise in creating the worlds finest interiors. You will be responsible for providing support to the Production Director, Production Manager & Operations Manager to improve efficiency/ manufacturing/ health and safety systems in the workshop.

Note: Due to the location of our Workshop, it is imperative that you drive as there are
no local transport links

Main responsibilities and duties

Communicate, motivate, and control the workshop personnel to ensure compliance with quality, programme milestones and focus is being adhered to.

Manage your own time to fulfil all mgmt roles, ensuring you provide sufficient support to all tasks, whilst tailoring support to individual cabinet makers to assist them through KFM making responsibilities.

Oversee budgets and deadlines for workshop staff ensuring they are on track to hit budget and finish the job when required. Report and advise the Production Mgr or in the instance of the Production Mgr not being available report to the Production Director in cases of required variance, explaining any difficulties or perceived changes required. Provide solutions to problems for a decision to be made.

Following the guidance of the Production Mgr, mentor all cabinet makers in the workshop. You are required to work with each member side by side to demonstrate techniques, impart knowledge and guide them through all the processes to be able to come to acquire the skills to develop to a senior maker’s role.

Collate a report on each member of the workshop and submit to Production Director and Production Manager for appraisals. Workshop Production Manager to provide assistance in reports.

Experience and qualifications

Bespoke Furniture Making experience


Reference: 40823606

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