manufacturing manager in smethwick

posted
08 November 2018
contact
laura wileman, randstad business support
job type
permanent
salary
£ 26,000 - £ 29,000 per year
apply now

posted
location
smethwick, west midlands
specialism
manufacturing
sub specialism
Logistics
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 26,000 - £ 29,000 per year
reference number
LWPP097866
contact
laura wileman, randstad business support
apply now

job description

Are you an experienced Manufacturing Supervisor//Team Leader/Manager within the automotive/manufacturing industry looking for your next opportunity? Do you want to work for a UK market leader? If so this could be the perfect role for you.

Benefits



* Permanent position
* Full-time (flexible hours)
* £27,000 - £29,000 depending upon experience
* Mon - Thurs 06:45am - 16:50pm
* Location Smethwick

Responsibilities



* Produce Monthly/Weekly/Daily Production plans and schedules in spreadsheet form
* oversee a team of 10-12 production operatives.
* Formulating and implementing processes based on LEAN thinking
* Overseeing staff milling, drilling, turning and welding.
* Attending daily production meetings.
* Writing and implementing processes.
* Monitoring timings, job cards etc.
* Liaising with managers of other depts. i.e. Stores, R&D etc.
* Looking at quality of work produced.
* Maximising productivity.
* Keeping all relevant parties and department informed.
* Monitoring the quality of work produced, implementing corrective actions
* Implementation and evolution of Kanban system
* Prepare weekly analysis of Schedule Adherence
* Staff assessments - Appraisals / disciplinary

Requirements



* Experience as a Manufacturing Team Leader/Supervisor/ Manager within the Automotive/ Engineering or Manufacturing industry
* Experience managing a team of at least 10 people
* A proven track record of managing a team
* Familiar with LEAN methodology.
* Experience in writing and implementing processes
* A solid understanding of the manufacturing process
* Strong technical engineering experience
* Understanding CAD drawings
* LEAN experience
* KanBan System experience
* Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft applications
* Excellent problem-solving skills and a logical way of thinking are essential.
* Exceptional written and verbal skills

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, apply today!

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

skills

Basic computer skills