Role details

Production Manager

West Midlands   •   £50,000 - £60,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Global Organisation
  • Promotional Opportunities

About Our Client

Our client is a global manufacturing business based in the West Midlands. My client supplies into some of the largest organisations globally in utilities, civil engineering and telecoms. With a multi billion pound turnover and scope for internal development further within the business, my client is now looking for a Production Manager to join their business.

Job Description

Reporting directly into the Plant Manager and overseeing the Production operations for over 120 people on the shopfloor, this role has a strong focus around implementing lean activities that will directly reduce waste. The business has posted strong growth forecasts in recent year's which are set to continue well into 2018.

  • Drive and enhance a strong lean culture that focuses on reducing scrap
  • Lead teams to deliver set KPI's across safety, cost, quality and delivery
  • Focus and priortise delivering a safe working environment across all levels through coaching and development
  • Create and monitor a detailed training programme for all Shift Leaders that focuses on staff development
  • Manage continuous improvement deployment schedules by supporting site champions
  • Drive and monitor OEE improvements

The Successful Applicant

  • Degree qualified (technical discipline) preferred. HNC or HND would be acceptable
  • Extensive experience of working in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong experience of lean and continuous improvement techniques
  • Green Belt Six Sigma accreditation would be preferred
  • Proven track record around improving HSE culture

What's on Offer

£45,000 to £55,000 + benefits (bonus, pension, health care)

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