Production Manager

Colne Temporary
  • Growing Manufacturing Company
  • 12 month fixed term contract

About Our Client

Our client is a well established aerospace manufacturing company based in Colne, Lancashire.

Job Description

Manage the performance and direction of their team so as to continually achieve and exceed the safety, quality and productivity objectives of the business, whilst maintaining control over schedule adherence, costs and customer service, across the range of operational activities undertaken.

Lead the Value Stream within budget and output targets to meet customer requirements and standards. Full accountability for ensuring safety, customer quality, cost and delivery requirements are met. Responsible for developing an enthusiastic, motivated and flexible team by building working relationships ensuring that Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to. Manage the team on best practice and establish standard policies and procedures whilst also mentoring and leading teams. Implement and manage continuous improvement and modern manufacturing principals by highlighting deficiencies and recommending changes in training, working practices and processes.

The Successful Applicant

Proven experience in similar role in a multi-line manufacturing environment.

· You will either be from an aerospace or other industrial manufacturing environment, operating at production management or supervisory level

· Ability to analytically evaluate maintenance / statutory engineering requirements and plan,

deploy resources to meet them in the most cost effective manner.

· Proven ability to drive improvements thorough a cultural/change management program and

team development

· Ability to manage KPI's and budgets.

· Effective communication skills at all levels

· Good organisational and time management skills

· Ability to solve breakdowns and problems in minimum time

· Relevant management experience

· Fully conversant with Microsoft Office Suite

· Good presentational communicator

· A high level of safety awareness.

· The ability to demonstrate a good level of negotiation and communication skills, both internally

and externally.

· Experience in root cause investigation

· Experience of using a CMMS

What's on Offer

12 month fiex term contract - £40,000 to £45,000

Huw Painter
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Phone number
+44 161 829 0369

Job summary

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Consultant name
Huw Painter
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0369
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